Art is... Vad konst är

What is ART to you, a blogger friend asks, and we all add our 2 cents. The art work I like touches me. Deeply. I may cry or laugh. I want to be moved. Shaken. And stirred, perhaps? 
At best, art makes me see the world differently. Makes me think ways I have not before. 

Below are some fragments of my own work. Watercolors. Oils. Sketches. Studies of old masters. Life size sculptures/installations. Stuff I had pics of on my hard drive...
 What is ART to you?