Spirituality is something that holds a different meaning depending on who you talk to. For some people, spirituality equals religion. For others, it is a sense of purpose or reconciliation with one’s own mind. For Arnold Butler, spirituality is art. He believes all things in life can be found in art, and art can be found in all things.
Art and architecture typically come together in packages. With installation art, you can’t have one without the other. Half of the piece is the structure, and the other half is what the artist puts into it. Installation art is typically thought to be in a physical gallery, where people pay for tickets and quietly look at the art in short intervals. But, installation artist Megan Mosholder, has continuously broken out of the traditional way of creating art, with her extraordinary installation pieces.
Some might consider oral cancer a debilitating disease, but Atlanta artist Wyanne Thompson considers it a gift.
“Before cancer, I created relatively small illustrative works. I always wanted to paint large canvas but was never brave enough to take the chance,” Thompson said in a 2018 interview with VoyageATL, an online publication. “I believe cancer woke me up to get off autopilot.”