Art can be a catalyst for conversation that meanders through the work. This approach provides differing perspectives on content the work it is addressing.
Often in an artist studio we address questions of how would I remake their work or what direction do I feel the artist should go. I am leery of the power position of critic in the studio. Although it can be comforting for others to tell us what to do or not, it can be disruptive to the process of discovery.