What is Art?

What is Art?

Alkyd on canvas, 24″ x 20″, 2014

The idea came from a visit to Mary Pratts exhibition at the McMichael Gallery. That’s me sitting with little Sophia, a friends 4 year old. The poses are almost perfect, but I wanted to say something about art, realism, abstraction and, well – reality. So there we are looking, and wondering…what is art?