One of my favorite reads, Plato’s Republic, contains an important dialogue between Socrates and Glaucon know as “The Allegory of the Cave,” which invokes the reader to question how he chooses to perceive the world. Although most of us would not like to associate ourselves with the people in the dark, as humans we […]Read More Allegory of the Cave: Oil Painting on 20″ x 20″ Canvas by VW
Defining what an artist is can be quite difficult to do. Some would suggest that it is subjective, while others may believe it is not worth overthinking or labeling one’s creative act. However, I often wonder what is the nature of art and the artist. According to Plato’s The Republic, art is an imitation of […]Read More What is an Artist?
Here is the final turnout of my drawing. Newest addition: Flannery O’Connor Proud to draw a Savannah native… 🙂 I am a big fan of her writing.Read More Finished: Western Lit Figures