The Subjectivity and Fantasy in Artistic Creation: Its Psychological and Symbolic in Child and Primitive Art Processes

Belén León-Río

Abstract


Symbolism in art is largely connected with the structure of the unconscious, as children do in their artistic manifestations sometimes finding the same images and metaphors that have occurred in the art from older periods as prehistory this would lead us to believe that there is no single idea or concept that has no essential historical background , all based ultimately archetypal primitive forms , which are evident in the art through a consciousness that does not act only through thought but sees internally.

In this article you will see how the unconscious would not be just a mere repository of the past, but is also full of germs of future psychic situations and creative ideas , the not few artist sometimes be their best work to the inspirations that appear suddenly unconscious , it would exert a great influence on the mythological, religious, artwork and all other cultural activities that the human being is expressed.


Keywords


Reason; intuition; unconscious; archetype; symbol; fantasy



DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4471/brac.2015.03

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