What is Beauty?Object vs. Subjective Accounts The enterprise of aesthetic judgment is highly complicated.This presentation attempts to differentiate the major differencesbetween the concept of “beauty” and “artistic beauty” . Several perspectives from philosophers, aestheticians, andsocial thinkers were introduced via different work of artsrepresenting the evolvement of aesthetic and judgments. Themajor two categories: The objective accounts and subjectiveaccounts can be seen that the beautiful qualities are objectivelypresented in the things they appear to the qualifications; and theSubjective account is perceived whether the beautiful qualitiesexist in the mind of the individual.
Psychological/ Ideological/MoralCognitive dimension dimension Pragmatism/Functionalism Mimetic or Organicism imitationalism Theories of Philosophy of Art Expressionism FormalismEphemeralism Emotionalism work of Aesthetics art of Visual Attender/ Arts Viewer What is Intentional Objective Artistic Subjective Account of Beauty? Account of Beauty Beauty Socio-Cultural Econo-Political dimension dimension
Different Lenses of Aesthetics• Imitationalism/ Representationalism• Expressionism• Emotionalism• Formalism• Organicism• Pragmatism/Functionalism• Ephemeralism
Example:Visual Evolution- From Religion to Capitalism
ConclusionIn this poster presentation, thesubjective accounts of beauty referto the particular artistic endeavors,progressing from retinal towardcerebral aesthetic experience andjudgments, and tend to be highlycontextualized.