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1-Ethan Zisson: What is art?

September 13, 2009

Like many of Dali’s paintings, this piece challenges the viewer to determine what is perceived of the landscape. In much the same way an artist uses a physical medium to portray what is only truly present in his imagination, “Sphinxes of Bikini” uses its abstract landscape to draw human heads. When we ask ourselves “What is art?”, it is important to think about we create art with. This piece demonstrates the extent to which we can perceive those mediums.

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  1. brownfoundations permalink*
    September 13, 2009 4:01 am

    Sorry the image got distorted. Don’t know what happened with that.

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