What's the difference between fine and studio art?
And the difference between conceptual, perceptual, and representative/traditional art?
How do you know which to choose?
I'm thinking about majoring in art but I'm not even certain which medium I want to pursue, but as of now painting/drawing are what I'm leaning towards. Is there a major that focuses on experimenting with various types of art or mixed media?
I want to create art to express my thoughts, emotions, and perceptions and not just art where I depict realistic drawings of places or people. But I also want to create art where I can do things like this, for example. And things like
01, 02 (like the boy in the center), 03, 04 (but on canvas and not as an illustration), 05, 06, 07 (on canvas), 08, 09, 10, 11, 12 (the lion on canvas), 13, and art installations such as this done by Herb Williams. Haha, sorry if that's too many examples. But I hope you got the gist. I wish for my creations to have meaning based on my personal feelings, thoughts, and perceptions. But I also want to create art for the heck of it. I guess you can say I'm confused about whether it is conceptual or representative art I am interested in, and whether it is studio or fine arts I am interested in. The color factor is quite important to me, as well. If anyone may help me out, I would be more than thankful. Thank you!