it all about then?
art is quite consciously "intuitive" if that contradiction
can be borne.
True intuition is beyond imagination and the conscious and logical
It is a deeper knowledge that we all possess, it is authentic and
there is truth and humanity.
It is born of the body, the mind and the spirit of a person/people
and its forces are there working, even at a subliminal level for
It is our conscious mind that is often in fear or awe of what lies
there and we can choose to acknowledge the strength of its visible
(or other) manifestations or deny and shun them. This denial can
present itself as disgust at and with images from the "source"
maybes more often in our present culture than admiration as there
is a tendency to admire what we can quantify and understand consciously
art may come under attack on technical (scientific) grounds or aesthetics
(in accordance with cultural tastes), these too are defences.
Intuitive art can elevate you as the artist or the spectator, beyond
the mundane into realms that can harmonise our whole being and humanity.
It is captivating to perform and to look at.
It is nonconformist and creative.
It allows you freedom.
It encourages communication and connection.
your prejudices aside, let your guard down and enter the painting.