Archive for June, 2013

Art Terms: Abstract vs Abstraction

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

It’s art but is it abstract or an abstraction? The art world seems to use these two terms interchangeably but should they really mean the same thing? A work of art that is “Abstract” depicts something that has no basis in visual reality. It is not (recognizably) derived from anything found in the natural (i.e., […]