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Use this forum to have philosophical discussions about aesthetics and art. What is art? What is beauty? What makes art good? You can also use this forum to discuss philosophy in the arts, namely to discuss the philosophical points in any particular movie, TV show, book or story.
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There are examples suggesting it can work out either way. We have wine tasters, people with an ear for music and an eye for paintings. OTH we have comic strips and cartoons (including Disney cartoons), a tremendous variety of tv shows (including "reality" shows like Jerry Springer and survival shows) and many other productions geared for the masses.
So what do you consider to be art? Something for the privileged few (such as "Royal Command Performances") or something for the general public?