The Best Abstract Art is Found in Nature - 32 Photos to Prove It
Before we humans congratulate ourselves for our clever creation of abstract art or for being able to deliver orations about it, we should admit that we're just amateurs…..
Nature immeasurably surpasses humans when it comes to displays of abstract art.
Our universe, our planet and life were here long before we were...and so was abstract art.
Nature’s Innumerable Colors, Shapes, Textures and Patterns
Photo: Naturally occurring sculptures in the beach sand, South Carolina, USA. The angle of the photo is not a trick. These trees (abstract sculptures) really were positioned at these severe angles; they were protruding from a rising dune. The angle must have been achieved over time by the wind's ability to bend the trees and build the dune.
We can find upon trillions upon trillions of pieces of abstract art all around us in nature - much we see with our naked eye and more by using microscopes and telescopes.
Below are 31 additional abstract scenes from nature - many of which you will recognize.
And that's the point...
Whether you know it or not, you have already been exposed to abstract art through nature's patterns and textures. That means you already have a good foundation in order to learn more about the abstract art that humans create...
31 Pieces of Abstract Art from Nature
Photo: Sure, these are clouds... but they are innately abstract. I see the head of Dr. Seuss' Goo Goose in them. What do you see?
Nature's Ingenious Artist - A Source of Inspiration
The unique ingenuity found in nature - our planet, our bodies and our universe - is obvious and marvelous. The marvels of nature are one source of inspiration when I create my abstract paintings, and through nature, I am constantly reminded that I am a part of a grand portfolio belonging to my Creator and the original Artist. I am humbled and inspired by his unique, authentic and unattainable genius.
As one ancient physician wrote, if we humans remained silent about the glory around us, the stones themselves would "cry out" and provide an attestation.
Nature's Abstract Art – A Source of Happiness
Take a moment to meditate upon the marvel of this planet. You will feel calm, awe, happiness and deep appreciationm - just like I do when I'm hiking a mountain, watching the ocean, seeing the sun rise and set, or listening to a thunderstorm.
Taking time to ponder the abstract art around you, including what is found in nature, will bring you happiness.
I don't just say so... science does...
Read this article How Abstract Art Makes You Happy.