Browsing tag: Art + Perception



Mustafa Agatekin and the Concept of Belonging

by Duyga Kahraman

Survival and the instinct to hold on to life, has kept man alert since the beginning of time. Although social structures have changed throughout the ages, everyone maintains his/her life through the ‘…


The Concept of Beauty in Urhobo Pottery

In the Western world view, artwork’s beauty depends on the use of elements and principles of design. But, for Africans, the beauty of an artwork is not considered by the form, but the purpose the artw…


Toni Ross: A Woman’s Way of Contemporary Minimalism

Those who know Toni Ross as an artist are aware of her attention to detail. Through this article I intend to provide a close-up view of Toni Ross’s ceramic work referred to as Strata, and provide an o…