Deaf Art. What is Deaf Art?. Art with the intention of expressing innate cultural or physical Deaf experience. ''It's an art movement that does express the deaf identity in certain basic themes that deaf artists have had to deal with. DeVIA. What is DeVIA? Deaf View/ Image Art.
of the sign for "artist," a concept that is essential to Chuck.
"Art is my whole life. When I sign 'art', a ray of light
represents the ray of Hope. Those flying objects in front
of myself represent my various mediums."
Deaf Art Whaleby Chuck Baird
Shows the bondage that Deaf people often feel in the “Hearing World”
''There is a need for deaf artists to address the plight
of deaf people who have suffered prejudices and isolation.''
“The pleasure that music brings to hearing people is equivalent to the pleasure which beautifully expressed hand signs and gestures bring to Deaf people."
This drawing of hands with chains on wrists, and fingers chopped off depicting that sign language is prohibited in many schools for the deaf.