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 Artists – Never Apologize! January 23, 2012 Natural Capital – This Must Be The Place September 6, 2013 2014 – My Year of Gentle ‘Making’ January 2, 2014 This Post Has 3 Comments Carita Sirén February 6, 2012 Reply Art happens in your own mind. In the best case 🙂 Janice Tanton February 7, 2012 Reply That is beautiful, Carita! Lucy Carty February 8, 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 to comment Enter your email address to comment Enter your website URL (optional) Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.