People around the world developed in many different ways due to geography and physical resources. The culture of each group of people developed as their population grew and people interacted in different ways. Once a culture was stable, artistic expression became an important facet of their lives. Art was such...

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Many students dedicated to becoming artists in their own right will often take many art classes in different categories before they graduate, but some of them will still choose to learn more. The classroom is not always the ideal place for them to learn what they want, so some of...

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Throughout history, man has been developing art as a part of individual cultures. Modern modes of travel and technology are bringing the world into a global society. Isolation is no longer necessary as diverse cultures begin to interact on a global stage. The art produced by these cultures is now...

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Artists are taught many different mediums when they begin to study their craft. They are taught drawing, painting, sculpting and working with clay. Although not all artists master each of these disciplines, they at least have a working knowledge of them. This is important because it gives artists a way...

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Each culture in the world has its own brand of humor. This is because comedy is based on shared cultural knowledge. It is not often that a piece specifically designed to be funny in one culture will be viewed with the same humor when shown in a different culture. No...

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Centuries ago, many people learned a trade by being an apprentice. They worked with someone who was skilled in a craft and that craftsman passed on the necessary basic knowledge. Once the basics were learned, the apprentice was promoted to journeyman status. This applied to many crafts that are now...

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Many art students do not study how to open businesses. Their dream is to produce works of art in their specialty. Unfortunately, it takes time and effort to become known to those who purchase art. Selling art is time-consuming and requires the artist to learn new and sometimes difficult skills....

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