> If you had only one month to teach ONE concept about art, what would it be?
> What would you want your students to walk away with and to keep as part of
> their enduring understanding about the visual arts?
Art is NOT anything you want it to be. (If art is everything then it is also
Art is a response to society, Art REQUIRES thinking and keen observation.
Art asks questions and demands a viewer response -- positive or negative.
Art requires form and participation
Being offensive is not necessarily being creative
ART has content and meaning
it is symbolic and metaphorical.