Broadening Horizons

On Sea of Life They Gaze

Art teaches us to be more tolerant and open through its practice of providing multicultural and historical perspectives that present different views of the world.

The ongoing development and enrichment of art in culture is crucial to the health and survival of society.

"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance." ~ Aristotle

Art is many things to many people: an opportunity to share, express feelings and thoughts; a context to present an argument; a tool to solve problems; a way of connecting, making sense of, and searching for meaning in the world.

On Sea of Life They Gaze

Whatever art is to you it is very likely not related to the commercial marketplace where products and services are sold and purchased...

"Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees." ~ Marcel Proust

“Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci

“The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.” ~ Robert Hughes

Art is a unique reflection of the human condition and brings together both the rational and emotional qualities of our nature.

 

 

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