Why there is no such thing as good art or bad art
by Lee Down

If you attend Emily Carr University of Art + Design, one thing you might encounter is an art professor telling you it is never encouraged to judge what is good art and bad art. All art is art. It is an expression of human emotion and intent. Therefore, it is not right to speculate on …


Being a juror of an art exhibit is always humbling, a learning experience, an avenue to give encouragement, and without doubt, an honor. The first thing that a mindful juror will do – whether he or she is jurying artists as members into an organization, jurying artwork into an exhibit, or jurying for awards – …