Arts are meant to bring us pleasure, so there’s no wonder so many people love them and seek to attend concerts, theater plays and fairs as often as possible. This articles takes a closer look at the different types of arts that exist, so that you can think about the ones you enjoy the most.
Visual arts address our eyes rather than our other sensory organs. Painting, drawing and sculpture are only three forms of visual arts that have conquered the world with their beauty. Lately, photography has earned a place in the world of visual arts.
Music is another ancient art appreciated by millions of people. If you look around you while commuting to and from work, you’ll see lots of people wearing their headsets and listening to their favorite music. Music plays a major role in our lives. It accompanies us along our path since early childhood to our elderly years.
There are arts that combine these basic types to create complex masterpieces that charm millions of people. A modern concert is way more than simple music played by an artist or by a band. A concert is a carefully designed mix of sound and visual effects, with the purpose to enable the audience to forget everything else and find their mindfulness in the show. For one or two hours, these artists help us forget who we are and what we fear, so that we can live the present moment to the full. Cinematography is also a complex art, as it brings together multiple forms of experiences to enable us step into the world of the movie.
Furthermore, thanks to modern technology, scientists have created immersive art experiences, digital exhibitions that capture their audience with colorful projections and music, in unforgettable ways. One of the best examples is Atelier des Lumieres in Paris, France, which is nothing else than an immersive art exhibition create inside an ancient foundry. Once you step inside the room, you are suddenly transported into a magic realm where the art of famous painters goes hand in hand with music and technology to offer the audience an extraordinary sensory experience that can easily become addictive. The shows run in a continuous loop from morning till evening, so you can spend as much time as you want staring at the colorful walls that change on the rhythm of the music, emerging from flowers and women into windows, birds, and trees.
The modern world has made all arts to congregate and to emerge into a unique experience with is the ultimate show of our century.