Welcome to Potentials of Art

A glimpse into marvelous perspectives of Art
by many fine writers. 


Pleasure, Politics, and Beauty

Jessica Stockholder / Art21.org / PBS / Reprinted A good interview with Jessica Stockholder. She talks about her ideas of beauty and abstraction in relation to formalist aesthetics. ART21: Do you think abstract forms have meaning? STOCKHOLDER: People sometimes think...

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Here’s How Drawing, Art Helps With Memory

Taylor Dafoe /2019/artnet News/ Above photo: An elderly man attends an art therapy class at the Malakhovka centre for geriatric care and rehabilitation in the village of Malakhovka outside Moscow. The centre provides individual care for elderly people with the...

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Who Owns Your Tattoo? Maybe Not You

Think twice before copying Tyson’s tattoo. Photo: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters /  By Shontavia Johnson /  More than 20 percent of all Americans have at least one tattoo, and for millennials that number jumps to almost 40 percent. What could be more intimately a part of you...

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