Start a Conversation wants to promote the online discussion of art, design, aesthetics and visual culture. There are four types of posts you can make to start a conversation.

Click on one below:

Post a Question

Ask a question that you might need answered, ask for people’s thoughts about something, ask for people’s opinions about an artwork, etc. 


Post a Quote

Share a quote about for users to talk about. You can share a famous quote, or words of your own.


Post an Interpretation

Write about an artwork of your choosing from your individual and unique perspective. Critiques, compliments, and criticisms are all accepted.


Post an Interpretation

Write an article or piece of creative writing about art. Fiction and nonfiction are both welcome. You can also review something, such as a news article, book, website, craft show, museum, exhibit, etc.


Read the Rules and Guidelines before posting.