Tag: decorative art

THE CLASSIFICATION OF ART

There is no generally accepted meaning of art. Although art is regularly used to portray something of beauty, or a skill which creates an aesthetic outcome, there is no unmistakable line in principle between (say) a one of a kind piece of handmade sculpture, and a mass-produced yet visually attractive item. We may state that

History of Native American Indian Art

The finding of the American continent in the 15th century led Europeans into contact with cultures whose peoples practiced a way of life and an ancient art stabilized millennia before, sometimes living under Neolithic conditions well into modern times. The Native North American Indian was primarily a hunter and food gatherer. His cultivation of agriculture was limited and