This takes us back a few weeks to the "what is art?"question??? Is art art
because it is intended to be art by its creator?
Personally, I have several sketches in my visual diaries that may or may not
be seen or appreciated by others. Some may become 3d sculptures in glass or
pottery. I like them and I enjoy them and may decide one day to share them
with others, but will I .....?
From: Lawrence A. Parker [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Thursday, 19 June 2003 12:46 AM
To: ArtsEdNet Talk
Subject: RE: James Joyce
> >Yes, L', I agree -- especially if the artwork is created with the
> >intent to influence its audience.
Can an artwork be created for any other reason?
Does, or can, an artist create something solely for her/himself, with no
intention of ever sharing it with others to elicit a response from those