what is art without looking for subversive fun?

What is art for a mermaid ?

Forms of art that are not influenced by the norms and conventions of the art world. Life without eccentric art is useless as a bank account

Happiness without art is a contemporary myth

Examples of fair use include parody, most likely to be found when the work is criticizing the original copyright image upon which it is based. Life without art is colorless.

life without art is not funny

Art is a question of funny DNA and genetics.

DNA without art is useless because the creativity of alternative DNA art is inseparable from its demonstrated functionality. Life without art is useless.

What is outsider art? If contemporary art is fundamentally a serious activity, is there any room left for weird ducks and odd-fish artists explaining why yawning is contagious ?