Holding the Mirror Up to Society and Ourselves
In 200 – 250 words, complete the following: Name a contemporary music selection, painting, sculpture, movie, or other art experience that you feel is agood piece of work, and name the author of your selection. Describe the aesthetic qualities of this artwork as to why it is pleasing to you. (What makes this workspecial? How does it make you feel?) How does this work create empathy in you? (How do I identify with this piece?) Explain. Find out, to the best of your ability, why this artist created this work. Research, briefly, the context of this author and work. Write at least four sentences about the context andmake sure to properly cite your source. Do you think your selection will someday be considered a masterpiece? Why or why not? Will the author of this artwork be considered a “giant” of the arts? Why or why not?