Why is art valuable? Is it for artistic qualities, social reasons or economic factors? Is it just because it elevates our souls? Because it can “transform the world”? Because it grants a notion of prestige? Is art a form of human cultural development, an investment, a commodity or a luxury item? Might it be a bit of everyone?
In this post we present a series of videos and perspectives that might help to build up you own personal conclusions:
A SOCIAL EMPOWERMENT PERSPECTIVE
AN ECONOMIC PERSPECTIVE
AN ACADEMIC APPROACH
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