What is Art ?

The composer Jean Sibelius said,

Art is a human activity consisting in this, that one man consciously, by means of certain external signs, hands on to others feelings he has lived through, and that others are infected by these feelings and also experience them.

But the theologian Thomas Merton summed it up more succinctly when he said,

Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.

One of 12 , Woodland floor commission for Helen Angove holiday cottages in Rellubas , Cornwall.

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