So many people say they’d see more art if they had time. My suggestion is to carve out 20 percent of the time you would normally spend watching TV and get out to a museum or a play or a gallery. But there’s an even quicker and easier way to put some art into your life: go outside. And take your camera.
I’m not a professional photographer but I like taking pictures, and I don’t care if it’s art to someone else. The activity of seeing a photo and then capturing it feels artistic and it helps me to appreciate fine art—if only because I get a sense of how difficult it is to catch the light just right, or to make a dragonfly sit still. read more »