23 Answered Questions for the topic Art Theory
Hey can you give me your opinion
What do you think about the Line, Shape, Color, Texture, Value, Space, or Form in this picturehttps://i.pinimg.com/originals/d1/ec/b9/d1ecb9ed55a5c4ca7448d754e1f6868a.jpg
What does have you encountered continual challenges faced with perspective and effective composition mean?
What does this mean Have you encountered continual challenges faced with perspective and effective composition?
Does Danto's 'The Disenfranchisement of Art' (1984) imply that if anything can be an art then nothing is?
An ex friend claimed that if anything can be an art then nothing is, and cited the following passage as a proof:> When art internalizes its own history, when it becomes self-conscious> of its... more
Is there any "uniformity" in the arts?
By uniformity, I mean things like postulates, or presumptions. Can we talk about such a thing in the arts? For example, in poetry or literature (as of literary arts) or in visual arts?Thank you!
What are some good books that introduce aesthetics?
I'm an aspiring composer and painter, and I think it's really interesting how artists and philosophers have worked towards understanding art. My first question is whether or not aesthetics is... more
Since photography now uses new technology, it may not represent reality. How does this affect theories about the need for abstract art?
Philosphy of art vs psychology of art?
What are the differences between these? I am currently doing a paper on philosophy of the arts and all theories I am reading seem to me to be more psychological than philosophical, they even use... more
Philosophical Positions on the Purpose and Qualities of Art?
What are some philosophical stances on art and its purpose? I know this is a broad question, but any sources or thoughts would be great.I am particularly interested in music.
Does all art have a sentiment?
It occurred to me that when e.g. reading poetry, I attach a lot of significance to a kind of sentiment. It seems independent of how genteel the work is.I am interested in finding a way of thinking... more
Who is the greatest painter's painter in history (Painter held in high regard by other painters and not necessarily the general public)?
Why was Manet's Olympia such a monumental painting?
I understand it's beautiful, but I don't understand why my professor thinks its monumental. This is my first art history class