Mirror, Mirror. Art Reflects CULTURE In A Trio Of Folk–Inspired Musical Performances At The Quick. BY JAHMANE. The more art imitates life, the more we should question what art really is, and strive for higher standards of creative expression.  As countless galleries, museums and purveyors of the arts buckle under the pressure of decreased funding, unbearable overhead costs, missed technological opportunities and various unfortunate operational circumstances, a few arts organizations steadfastly continue to strive forward. The Quick Center for the Arts. Fairfield University. Fairfield CT. Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn. Ranky Tanky. Sweet Honey in The Rock. Americana Folk Music.