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- Artistic conventions have often been conservative and taken very seriously by art critics, though often much less so by a wider public.
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Stieglitz used a backdrop of The Warriors by Marsden Hartley to photograph the urinal. This concern is largely absent in other traditions of art. The aesthetic theorist John Ruskin, who championed what he saw as the naturalism of J. M. W. Turner, saw art’s role as the communication by artifice of an essential truth that could only be found in nature.
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In this case, the function of art may be simply to criticize some aspect of society. Art may seek to bring about a particular emotion or mood, for the purpose of relaxing or entertaining the viewer. This is often the function of the art industries of motion pictures and video games. Artistic works may serve practical functions, in addition to their decorative value.
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