Dance is one of the key elements of human expression along with music, writing, and culture. Shared across the world by multiple civilizations and people, dance has always enjoyed a centers stage when it comes to the history of our species. Today dance is more popular than ever with a 35% increase in the number of Americans who have taken ballroom dance classes for kids from 2001 to 2011. In the United States there are an estimated 8,404 dance studios specializing in everything from hip-hop dancing to elegant ballroom dance. Despite the fact that there have been no events dedicated to it over the past two summer Olympics, ballroom dancing has been recognized by the International Olympic Committee since September 5, 1997 with the World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) serving as the sole representative body
Archive for January, 2017
We have all heard that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and to be sure, everyone has their own specific tastes, preferences, tendencies, and opinions. But there are a few different forms of art that will at least catch the eye of each person who happens by them, and elicit some form of reaction or another. Glass paintings fall into that category of things with the ability to capture attention. Not all art exhibitions will have this type of work, which is perhaps why they are so enticing to look at.
The unique qualities of artists and their art
Contemporary glass art, of course, could have designs and functions as unique as their creators. Even if you were to attend several different art events featuring glass pai