Contemporary Art

The Future Epoch of Art – Meaning Over Materialism.

I am Not an art historian. I have not studied the depths of each art movement for it’s meaning,it’s failures and triumphs. But I do see the collapse of art as commodity and of the artist as icon. Without meaning…real meaning, nothing can survive. Most of what I am seeing is more like regurgitated image…

Ongoing Direction To Creative Inspiration.

As part of the Advanced Diploma we are looking into research for applying concepts and theories for Creativity. It’s basically methods or procedures for applying a creative approach to any problem you have at hand. From art to advertising, banking to brick laying, crafts to commerce. They like to use mnemonics like; the 3 “R’s”…

Art Competitions – Anachronism or Good Exposure?

Is competition a good thing for an artist or does it stifle creativity? While researching what “the internet” thought about art competitions, I was watching my mind for how articles made me feel. I DO tolerate Art competitions and have enter a couple and will probably enter a couple more. But I usually do a…