This does not imply that the purpose of Art is "vague", but that it has had many
unique, different reasons for being created. Some of ...
Oct 8, 2009 ... To ask what art is good for is not exactly the same as asking what its purpose is.
Art does not have to have a purpose - it does not exist in order ...
In this article a working artist explains his thoughts on what makes something art,
whether it has a purpose, and why people paint.
Mar 10, 2013 ... A simple response is that the purpose of art is to give pleasure, and this is partly
right. Indeed we can stand in front of a grand master's painting ...
May 11, 2009 ... The purpose of art has always been unclear, though its nature has changed over
time. True art, though, is essentially timeless, while being at ...
Sep 25, 2015 ... The purpose of art is not to produce a product. The purpose of art is to produce
thinking. The secret is not the mechanics or technical skill that ...
May 20, 2010 ... I think art's purpose depends on the type of art. Beautiful art exists to bring joy
and beauty into our lives. Conceptual art exists to make you think.
Oct 14, 2009 ... This presentation is intended to be a tool for art educators to use when
presenting the purposes of visual art. The presentation requires the ...
Sep 25, 2013 ... "The only environment the artist needs is whatever peace, whatever solitude, and
whatever pleasure he can get at not too high a cost."
In writing this column I was tempted to make reference to others who had
pondered on the purpose of art. This however goes against my general aim
which is to ...