What Makes Modern Art So Special?

Growing up in a small Texas town in the great plains, it was not uncommon to hear disparaging remarks towards art and artists. Non-blue-collar jobs, with the exception of doctors, lawyers, and teachers, are treated with a sort of distanced disgust; as if art was a used tissue they were reluctant to throw into the garbage. And no art has more of a negative connotation in this area than the dreaded Modern Art.

Innovation in Simplicity

Yves Klein | Untitled Blue Monochrome (IKB 82)

The Emotion Evoked by Unnatural Images

Pablo Picasso | Les Demoiselles d’Avignon

Infinite Perception

Salvador Dali | The Enigma of My Desire

Poetry, Film Analysis, Art Essays, Philosophical Rants, and maybe a History Lesson every now and then. Stay tuned for my thoughts(or ramblings) about our world.

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