I often contend that visual artists of African ancestry have created a few visual arts "isms' but have not been willing to give them names. I know folks like to think art is subjective of personal but I assert when folks in various regions arrive at a similar visual point, but have never met or seen each other's work, that is the presence of a "ism" or movement. There is no influence without contact.
Where would music be without terms like jazz, funk, or hip hop to distinguish each… Continue
Posted on January 5, 2010 at 7:18pm