I began art journaling as a way of processing the emotionally charged material I was dealing with while studying art therapy in graduate school. The content of much formal art through history was dictated by the patron or commissioner rather than just the artist, but with the advent of Romanticism , and econonomic changes in the production of art, the artists’ vision became the usual determinant of the content of his art, increasing the incidence of controversies, though often reducing their significance.
Pietro Gaietto of Italy has described this motif in Paleolithic sculptural art there and it is seen in other United States examples. China saw the flourishing of many art forms: jade carving, bronzework, pottery (including the stunning terracotta army of Emperor Qin), poetry, calligraphy, music, painting, drama, fiction, etc. Very little is known about the history and artistic aspects of ivory sculpture in Thailand.
Currently, she continues to teach drawing and art business courses in the Department of Art & Design and is also serving as the Director of Women’s and Gender Studies. Two wildlife art competitions and a snow.. 28 Nov 2008 -The Wildlife Artist of the Year, run by the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF), is open to amateur and professional artists alike from anywhere in the world. The final factor that I want to mention here, which makes art history distinctive, is the diversity of approaches it uses to investigate its materials.
Perhaps the arts encourage students to be more engaged in school, improve graduation rates, and increase college attendance, all of which tend to contribute to happiness and productivity. A variety of approaches, viewpoints, values and critiques concerning the role and purpose of art, craft and design education. From PR slip-ups and movie mega-flops, to radical art movements and the best joke of the Edinburgh festival, John Hall runs through the most popular arts articles of 2011. Regular contributing artists illustrate the package , which continues online with a video that explores the role of the arts in classroom engagement. Iconoclasm is the destruction of art that is disliked for a variety of reasons, including religious ones. As for the concept of visual journaling, I think I may experiment more myself and maybe even start them with my students so they can have an outlet for emotions and creativity.
The purpose of works of art may be to communicate ideas, such as in politically, spiritually, or philosophically motivated art; to create a sense of beauty (see aesthetics ); to explore the nature of perception; for pleasure; or to generate strong emotions The purpose may also be seemingly nonexistent.