How is advertising a departure from the earlier history of art?

How is advertising a departure from the earlier history of art?

As an intern, you have been asked to write an analysis of advertising and art. Research the terms and give a brief definition of each. Be sure your post addresses these questions:

•How is advertising a departure from the earlier history of art?

•Can advertising be art? Why or why not?

In your own words, please post a response to the Discussion Board and comment on other postings. You will be graded on the quality of your postings.