Understanding art – cartoon

Understanding contemporary art cartoon

Understanding contemporary art cartoon.

The cartoon shows a visitor to an art gallery checking the art establishment’s opinion about a work of contemporary art before forming an opinion of his own.

A cartoon about the difficulty of appreciating and understanding some contemporary art.
Contemporary art can often have oblique and esoteric meanings and is frequently aesthetically challenging.

Original version drawn: 2012
This version drawn: 2019

There’s an earlier version of this cartoon here.

Cartoon reference number: art016
This cartoon features in my book of cartoons about art.
See the book here.
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