In The Virtual Salon – Cranial Question Janice Tanton February 6, 2012 Art / Blog / Virtual Salon 3 Comments Welcome to the virtual “salon”. I’m interested in your perspective: What is art? What is not art? What is common? What is uncommon? Let’s discuss. "The Common Pear" ©2008 Janice Tanton. Oil on panel. 8"x8" Tags: what is art You Might Also Like Glazes & Grounds Oil Painting Workshop with Janice Tanton : ACAD – May 4 – June 22 April 14, 2011 Art Tip of The Day – Allergic to Oils? Go Nuts! April 12, 2011 Giving Birth :: The Artist’s Exhibition March 14, 2011 This Post Has 3 Comments Carita Sirén 6 Feb 2012 Reply Art happens in your own mind. In the best case 🙂 Janice Tanton 7 Feb 2012 Reply That is beautiful, Carita! Lucy Carty 8 Feb 2012 Reply I agree with Carita. Only the person doing the looking or listening can decide what is art! ‘Successful’ art lifts the soul for a moment out through your eyes and ears, as if wanting to take a peek itself. It’s a physiological thing. You literally feel it… Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.