Introduction: Art Critique

About: Perhaps I am the heretical harbinger of the New Archaic, perhaps I just like wood.

When I stand in a museum and wonder how the piece of shlock in front me got there, I follow these steps. Once in a blue moon, I use the same criteria to justify what I like.

Step 1: Defining Art

Step 2: The Real Questions

Step 3: Components of an Artwork

Step 4: Beauty

Step 5: Craft

Step 6: Concept

Step 7: High Art

Step 8: Age

Step 9: Popularity

Step 10: Endorsement