I’ve been asked often: What does it mean? Why did you write this?
I am of the opinion that poetry (any medium of art really) does not require a meaning. 206 more words
In our modern day culture, variety is celebrated as there is a great cultural need to seem tolerant of everything different. There’s religious pluralism, LGBT, melting pot of America, different skins, and generally speaking there is a longing for almost all people in our society to be unique and celebrated as such. 716 more words
In the world of painting “nature” had been about the conquest of the exterior world. That is what was achieved in painting by the artists of the Renaissance onward, achieving illusionistic and illustrative qualities – amplifying the Florentine masters who set conquest to reality. 1,039 more words
One thing that art has a unique power in doing is connecting to a person’s soul. In the same way that colors have temperature which is associated with our experiences (red fire=hot, blue ice=cold), I believe that art not only has the capability of invading our senses through synesthesia but also connecting with our heart and our heart’s desires or fears. 831 more words