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Art in Modern World: New Forms and New/Old Mechanisms of Influence
Martsinkovskaya T.D., Ph.D. in Psychology, Head of the Laboratory of Personality Psychology, Psychological Institute of the Russian Academy of Education, Moscow, Russia, firstname.lastname@example.org
The article focuses on means and forms of art development in modern conditions characterised by the emergence of mass culture, changes in environment and in the image of the world, and by an increase in emotional overload. The article reveals the changes in the ways of presenting various works of art (drama, opera, music) to the audience in order to evoke aesthetic experiences and get closer to it.
Keywords: mass culture, postmodernism, aesthetic experience, infectious emotions, identification, image of the world, functions of art
Column: Psychology of art