Art appreciation

Art Appreciation 101: Benefits and Pleasures

In “What’s Wrong With the World”, GK Chesterton wrote: “If a thing is worth doing, it is worth doing wrong”. Here as elsewhere, Chesterton defends the amateur against the professional, what he calls the “generalist” against the specialist. “Amateur” derives from the Latin “amare”, “to love” and applies to anyone who performs a task or […]

Art appreciation

Develop Your Appreciation of Contemporary Art in Forties with These Artists | Visual arts | Hudson Valley

Editor’s Note: At press time in mid-March, most sites had canceled events until early May due to concerns about the spread of COVID-19. We have decided to leave the art exhibition listings in the printed April issue in order to underline and underline the vitality and importance of the community of artists, galleries and museums […]