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Re: Art, skill, communication, failure

At 11:20 AM 3/26/97 -0600, you wrote:
>if a designed piece
>doesn't communicate to the audience, it has failed. i think in *some* art,
>communication appears to be a main objective, but certainly not in all art.
>a work of art does not fail for not communicating. the purpose of art... i
>think there are many purposes. to teach, to please, to disturb;

But to teach, please or, disturb...  It (the artwork) must *communicate*
it's intent.

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