Intercultural Perspectives

Conceptual art is artwork for which the thought (or idea) behind the work is more important than the completed art object. Conceptual artwork shouldn’t be essentially logical. The logic of a chunk or series of pieces is a device that is used at instances solely to be ruined. Logic could also be used to camouflage the actual in¬tent of the artist, to lull the viewer into the idea that he understands the work, or to deduce a paradoxical situation (equivalent to logic vs. illogic). The ideas needn’t be complex. Most ideas which can be profitable are ludicrously easy. Successful ideas usually have the appearance of simplicity because they appear inevitable. By way of concept the artist is free to even surprise himself. Concepts are discovered by intuition. It might be as simple as having a potluck, becoming a member of a book club, or participating in a forum. Cross-cultural experiences … Read more

Intercultural Views

Among the many many gifted artists and crafters who’re promoting their wares at our ninth Annual Unique Boutique this holiday season, we have now a gaggle of quilters who will probably be donating their proceeds to native nonprofits, hospice teams and hospital patients. Conceptualism emerged in the 1960’s and was first outlined and promoted as a movement by Sol LeWitt in 1967. Its central claim is that art is a ‘idea’, moderately than a fabric object. There are robust precedents for Conceptualism in the work of the Dadaist artist Marcel Duchamp. That recommendation might sound crazy coming from a photographer, however it’s true. If in case you have any digicam at all, particularly a cellular phone camera, you’ve gotten what you need as a way to take great images. And if you have a more advanced digital camera, like a DSLR or mirrorless digital camera, what extra is there to … Read more

Intercultural Views

REDUCTION PRINTING This is printing from a raised floor. In case you are an advanced artist it’s possible you’ll discover ideas right here that you haven’t considered. Sketching is a lifestyle that leads to higher painting. Most locker rooms in the U.S. that I’ve seen have particular person altering rooms and I would say that most individuals, properly, girls anyway (I don’t think that I am qualified to comment on males’s locker room habits), would avail themselves of the altering rooms as an alternative of changing out in the open. And most would most likely use a towel or something to cowl at the least some a part of their bodies in the locker room (in fact, I might be out of touch with actuality since I’m not that up on well-liked culture back in the U.S. lately). Dickie, George, 1973. ‘The Institutional Conception of Artwork’, in Tilghman, Benjamin (ed.). … Read more