Art buyers and collectors have many ways to acquire contemporary works of art, especially by living artists. Ansdell, G., & Pavlicevic, M. (2005). Musical Companionship, Musical Community. Music Therapy and the Process and Values of Musical Communication. In D. Miell, R. MacDonald & D. Hargreaves (Eds.), Musical Communication (pp. 193-213). Oxford: Oxford University Press. Schäfer, T., Smukalla, M., & Oelker, S.A. (2014). How music changes our lives: A qualitative study of the long-term effects of intense musical experiences. Psychology of music, 42(4), 525-544. Geometric abstraction both stems from and contrasts with lyrical abstraction, which geometric abstract artists summarised as abstract landscaping”. As its name suggests, this new form of abstraction is centred around the use of geometric shapes to create a sense of purity in the painting. Lines, squares, triangles and circles all collide with the use of bold, block colours on a two-dimensional surface. Kupka was one of the … Read the rest