Art generates so many questions - what makes an object or an idea art?
Art is meant to make us think in new ways
The Book: Why is Art Full of Naked People?
- Rock art and simple figures-Are stick men art?(Not all art is realistic)
Artists: Keith Haring, LS Lowry, Alberto Giacometti
- Sculpture and the human form-Are there ugly statues? (Art is not necessarily about perfection)
Artists: Karel Appel, Pablo Picasso, Henry Moore
- Displaying art-Is all art in a frame? (Art doesn't have to be in a frame)
Artists: Frida Kahlo, Piet Mondrian
Additional concepts covered in the book:
Two dimension and three dimension-
Ancient Greek art and the body-
Work in progress-
Abstract art -
Inspiration and technique-
Value of art-