Tag Archives: Philip Kennicott

Evaluation of the Public Art Experience

Art writer Jillian Steinhauer responded in a gentle parody of Washington Post art critic, Philip Kennicott.

Steinhauer’s method to enjoy a museum mirrors the unspoken positive evaluation of public art in the United States.   Do you agree with Steinhauer?

“Seeing art is worthless until you walk away with four things: a story to share about your experience, an opinion about what it meant, a larger lesson to draw from it, and at least one Instagram. This is how you effectively view art in the age of social media.”

Here is the article: