Art and Contemporary Art

 

This form of art can be found all over the world. But not all of it is very well known in the United States. That’s because it has been out of fashion for a while. But with the introduction of the Internet, this kind of art is making a comeback and reaching out to a new generation of artists and collectors.

You will find art in almost every part of America, but it is probably more prevalent in the South. In fact, if you want to really get an idea of how popular this kind of art is, you have to go to the West Coast.

Just about everywhere you go in South Carolina, there is some type of artwork. It ranges from more common, traditional images like the big Confederate battle flag or even a Little Rock four wheel drive.

Another aspect of the renaissance is that now people of all ages are looking at art and seeing it as an expression of their own feelings and personalities. It’s one of the most powerful expressions of who we are as human beings.

The Renaissance

The biggest problem with the South in terms of the renaissance of Southern art is that there are no major museums or galleries in the South. The only thing that’s available is limited to what’s offered at the county fairs. And even though some of the best works come from the South, there are still those who do not want to see something that might upset their moral compasses.

Another great reason to consider the renaissance of art in the South is that there are many people who know nothing about art. They simply do not have a clue that these paintings or statues were ever created using a paintbrush, crayon or whatever method of expression was on hand.

We all know the best paintings and sculptures look extremely real, and this is one of the things that makes these kinds of sophisticated work of art. The real artists seem to know exactly what they are doing. The Renaissance artists knew exactly what they were doing.

Keep in mind that people just do not keep up with the latest in the arts, especially when it comes to painting and sculpture. For example, if you lived in South Carolina and went to the county fair, you would be hard pressed to find any paintings that were not from the early seventeenth century.

Art In Society

It may seem hard to believe, but many people in today’s society have no idea what art is, even though they have been brought up on a diet of it. They may have gone to school, but they never had any art classes. They never went to art college, and so there’s no way for them to appreciate this art form.

This does not mean that all people who think they know what art is, think in this way. Some people accept it for what it is, without much distortion, and others think that art is a part of the circus or the carnival.

The Renaissance has put a full aspect on art that will please everyone. It’s something that no one has yet taken seriously, and yet it’s an art form that deserves to be treated with respect and with reverence.

If you love art, whether it be formal or even not, then you should be able to understand the renaissance of Southern art. If you love modern art, then you should be able to see how the renaissance is becoming one of the hottest trends in the contemporary art market.