Art as a Mirror: Reflecting Humanity's Joys and Struggles

Art as a Mirror: Reflecting Humanity's Joys and Struggles


  • Dr. Mariam Ali Islamabad Institute of Humanities


Art, Humanities, Expression, Societal Issues, Human Condition, Empathy, Understanding, Reflection, Interpretation, Change


Art has long been recognized as a mirror reflecting the multifaceted dimensions of human existence. This scholarly article explores the profound role of art in capturing and conveying humanity's joys and struggles. By examining various artistic forms across different cultures and historical periods, this study illuminates how art serves as a powerful medium for expressing emotions, portraying societal issues, and fostering empathy and understanding among diverse audiences. Through critical analysis and interdisciplinary perspectives, the article demonstrates how art not only reflects but also shapes our perceptions of the world, offering insights into the human condition and inspiring contemplation, dialogue, and change.




How to Cite

Dr. Mariam Ali. (2023). Art as a Mirror: Reflecting Humanity’s Joys and Struggles. Journal of Religion and Society, 1(2), 76–89. Retrieved from