what is balance in art

Why is balance in art almost impossible?

Words are meaningless, seeing is believing.

Odilon Redon

emphasis in art

Time balance is the key for a good life, emphasis for a good picture

Avant garde (abstraction was declared an avant-garde art form in the twentieth century). Members of the artistic avant garde had to see political developments as a series of deep disappointments, because it’s so easy to judge the idiocy of others.

Clement Greenberg

humorous art prints

Avant-garde must seem to become kitsch, kitsch must serve an avant-garde function reflecting an attitude of possibility and resourcefulness. Printmakers are creating aimless funny figures without any recognizable objects. Considered alone, each is an imperfect predictor.