The Middle Ground

“A great artist is always before his time or behind it.” George Edward Moore (from Brainyquote) Are most artists before the times or behind the times? Many art schools push students to explore new avenues, try new and different ways of creating art. Or they push students to seek new and different ways to sayContinue reading “The Middle Ground”

Critical Distinctions

“The Distinctions of fine art bore me to death.” Maurice Sendak (from Brainyquote) The debate has raged on and on over Fine Art versus Illustration. Is illustration fine art? Is fine art, illustration? Many a late night conversation among art students has debated this question. The snobbery on each side is rather humorous. Each believesContinue reading “Critical Distinctions”