Contemporary art is defined as the art forms which are created by the artists who are alive. The artist in the present world responds to the global environment which is culturally diverse, technologically advanced and is also multifaceted.
Contemporary art generally works on a large number of mediums and they give a comment about the modern day society. It is the kind of art forms in which the viewers are challenged with some of the questions like whether the work of art is considered to be good or not. When the artist uses the wide range of mediums, this often reflects and comments on the modern day society. When the people are engaged with the contemporary artists, they generally reflect and comment on the modern day society. The viewers have certain questions, for example, if the art work is pleasing enough or if the art form is challenging or interesting. Contemporary artists are having the traditional ideas in which the art can be defined, what actually makes the art and how the same is made.