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WHATs the BUZzz SERIES- Next Evolution-Aesthetic Theories-INSTRUMENTALISMWHATs the BUZzz (WTB) SERIES- Next Evolution- Aesthetic Theories-INSTRUMENTALISM

The original “WHAT’s the BUZzz (WTB) SERIES“ searched for and found THRU YOUR BLOG VIBE, …A VOICE of commonality in: Traditional hand, PhotoArtistic and Digital Art interchange on the elements/principles of ART (textures, Colours, light-darkness, form-formlessness, movement, perspective, line, value-hue-saturation, design and composition) YAY, SO exciting!
NEXT EVOLUTION? This WTB BLOG SERIES will NOW examine the five theories of Aesthetics (the Philosophy of BEAUTY) I. Imitationalism, II. Formalism, III. Emotionalism, IV. Instrumentalism and V. Institutionalism. PLEASE join me in the FUN!

PLEASE: 1. READ THE DEFINITION: IV. - INSTRUMENTALISM
Source: https://mrskendallsartclassroom.weebly.com/aesthetic-theories.html
Instrumentalism-The artist creates artwork that causes you to think and then react. The artwork inspires people to act for the betterment of society. People are motivated to change a behavior or join a cause to help others.
Instrumental= important part of accomplishing a goal

2. Submit- FOUR ENTRIES addressing -INSTRUMENTALISM - ALL MEDIA

3. VISIT the CONTEST DISCUSSION TAB and keep the intershare ALIVE!
To Visit the contest discussion tab. Non- tech version of “how to post” below:
A few tips for Posting to the contest discussion: ...TAP for iPad..Go to your Selected contest entry image and SCROLL below your description box to EMBED CODE, TAP EMBED+ TAP COPY...RETURN to this contest discussion. TAP on Post REPLY. TELL US YOUR BEHIND THE SCENES BUZzz. TAP and PASTE YOUR IMAGE. Repeat the process to add other images.
(This is how one posts featured images to the group discussion too!!...YAY! That one took me many months to figure out...shhh!- don’t tell..:-)
As Always: NO: NUDITY or SOLICITATION...please keep it FAMILY FRIENDLY and FUN!

This is an ONGOING BLOG SERIES with REGULAR contests being held Sunday to Sunday with voting on the second Wednesday...as long as “the story” is ...a HAPPENing!

Submission Rules

Each participant may submit 4 images.

Voting Rules

1)   You must be a member of FineArtAmerica.com in order to cast votes in this contest.   Your account must have been active at least 30 days prior to the start of the contest in order to vote.

2)   You may only vote once per image.

3)   You may vote for as many images as you like... but only once for any given image.

Contest Timeline

Status: This contest is over.

Submissions Begin

Sunday, June 6th, 2021 - 1:09 PM

Submissions End / Voting Begins

Sunday, June 13th, 2021 - 1:09 PM

Voting Ends / Prizes Awarded

Wednesday, June 16th, 2021 - 1:09 PM

Current Time (Eastern United States)

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021 - 4:17 AM

Contest Prizes

This contest is just for fun.   The prize is knowing that you won... and hopefully introducing someone new to your artwork!

Contest Organizer

Laurel Adams

Danville, KY

United States

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