Do We Really Need to Know What an Artist Was Thinking?
What was artist, Derrick Briscoe, thinking when he created this incredible image ‘Mermaid of the Meadow’? What did he want to convey to the viewer?
Derrick is my husband but I don’t know what he wanted to convey with this image. I know what I see, the story I see in this image. What does the image say to you?
Why does one create art – poetry, fiction, photograpy, music, paintings, sculpures? Is it to evoke an emotional respones, a specific response or idea? Or is it simply an expression of what is within us?