ART & ITS IMPACT ON SOCIETY

We all have heard famous proverbs like “A picture is worth a thousand words” or “Art speaks where words are unable to explain”, and lot more. All of them are about art and clearly shows the importance of art.

Art has a great impact on our society and culture. Its all-time aim is to bring people together no matter what. It is a kind of expression as well as implication that can make you realize the goodness of society and people around. The environment, the people, and every minute thing, create an impact on each other, eliminating isolation.

Art and its forms get changed as per the context, and also act as an important aspect in the society’s progress!

In the ancient times and eras, multiple art movements have greatly changed the mindset of people. They have started looking at art in a different way over the years due to which art is being accepted whole heartedly today!

In this post, we have explained some of the many ways in which art has impacted our society:

  1. Visual Art Impact

Visual art and paintings pass on visual knowledge to people. Such paintings try to improve the inner personality of the people in the society. It teaches them to respect the difference in the surroundings and gracefully acknowledge them all.

Art tries to bring out the diverse sections of the society and put them up front, sometimes in the original state and sometimes in a modified state, to make the people well aware and knowledgeable.

  1. Sculptures’ Impact

The 3-dimensional art and sculptures output a feeling of existence of something that one might see, but its expression might be tough. They usually show inner feelings, personal choices, and other aspects of people. Different materials used in sculptures have different meanings, depending on its uses. The types of materials which are used to create sculpted pieces also help you understand the deeper feelings and perspectives behind it.

Sculptures have a long-lasting impact on the society; they help in comprehension of the serious problems that one might assume others don’t go through. In short, they teach us that under the ground; maybe we’re all facing the same situation.

  1. Traditional Art Impact

Now comes the traditional art forms like Madhubani art, Pichwai art, etc. that teach us about the different communities in the country. They show that different communities practice different art forms and it’s a part of their identity. Their artwork depicts their ethics and culture, which is highly important particularly in present time, when we are all running after modern culture. They teach us to stay connected to our society, culture, and ethics instead of forgetting it and following western trends blindly.

  1. Digital & Graphic Art Impact

Our country has thousands of art forms that are responsible for spreading awareness amongst people on different social issues. Nowadays, digital and graphic art is impacting people a lot. The ad pamphlets, billboards, posters, etc. try to pass on a though so people can understand that open mindedly.

Conclusion

Art is an open-ended thing that influences society in a particular way and offers a great range of thoughts. It is an amazing yet easy way to bring a change in a society. Additionally, it motivated everyone to stay connected to one’s religious and cultural roots.

January 10, 2022 — Team Bimba