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Like any art, abstract art is created with the intention of stimulating thoughts and emotions. Abstract art is often intended to appeal and connect with human emotion, communicating aesthetic or moral feelings, or creating a kind of connection between the artist and "the people who appreciate their work."
If it's creative, it's art.
Its both and my gay Canadian reptilian legion, sigh nobody does it better ,ㄖㄜㄜㄨㄘㄎㄨ
Are the sufferer of such?
Maybe, but the artists with the money are, at the very least, really good marketers.
It can be both ;)