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Art plays an important role in shaping the culture of a society. (Image:  Pedro Ribeiro Simões via  flickr  CC BY 2.0 )

Artists and Their Role in Society

Art plays an important role in shaping the culture of a society. While some say that the purpose of an artist is to express the beauty of the world around them, others claim that real value of an art piece comes…

Raphael Sanzio's 'The Transformation.' (Image:  Drew Maust via  flickr  CC BY 2.0 )

Beauty + Realism = Classical Art

Realistic painting has a long and revered history going back to the ancient Greeks. Just as classic Greek and Roman art strove to depict the perfect form, artists of the high Renaissance revived classicism by painting beauty realistically.

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Artists and Their Role in Society

Art plays an important role in shaping the culture of a society. While some say that the purpose of an artist is to express the beauty of the world around them,…

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Beauty + Realism = Classical Art

Realistic painting has a long and revered history going back to the ancient Greeks. Just as classic Greek and Roman art strove to depict the perfect form, artists of the…