Can art be (only) recognized by its context?
Do artists who draw people like people?
Do artists who like people draw people?
What makes art art?
No one knows you're a frog on the Internet. Every image arranges reality within the frame of the visitor. Every evaluation process is flawed.
Sphinx people also tended to be non-conformists, preferring to be expedient rather than follow the rules.
No time to solve the riddle as to reflect on the zany pictures.
The content of a contemporary work of art becomes a cipher, a riddle that may requires deducing through supplemental materials and research from paintings of everyday life representing familiar in a new way.
Very few pictures have anything specific to say.