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...beholder... September 9, What is Art? Art is understood as a wide and encompassing creative discipline that entails a form of personal expression using diverse resources, style, medium, and genre. Prior to taking this course, one had a limited understanding and appreciation for different art works due to the restricted exposure and recognition that art exists in varied forms. This was realized through learning that “all images may not be art, but our ability to make them is one place where art begins” (Getlein 5). Therefore, the ability to recognize, appreciate, and effectively interpret art lies in the depth of understanding of the viewer. Just like the expression that ‘beauty is in the eyes of the...