In The Virtual Salon – Cranial Question Post Author:Janice Tanton Post published:February 6, 2012 Post Category:Art / Blog / Virtual Salon Post Comments: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 Breaking Through – Masks, Stagefright and Creatively Being. June 6, 2011 “What’s In A Name” – Connecting with my subjects… May 16, 2011 Four Simple Steps To Define Your Art (and Life) Vision March 19, 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 replyCommentEnter your name or username Enter your email Enter your website URL (optional) This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.