Appreciating contemporary art

In monstrous shallows: pinpointing where the real art of Jeff Koons lies

The superficial made profound

Jeff Koons artwork called ‘Pink Panther’
Jeff Koons artwork called ‘Pink Panther’
Jeff Koons ‘Pink Panther’ (1988) (Wikiart fair use)

Summary: Art is about the exploration of the strange and disturbing; it is not about classical fine crafting. Artists use artworks to exteriorise their inner landscapes, thereby allowing others to experience their take…