Learn more about the trends and evolution of art in the twentieth century from Matisse and Picasso to Lichtenstein and Warhol!
Goethe's three-question method for analysing a work of art can help you develop a critic's discerning eye. Whether you admire or abhor the painting in front of you, the answers to these questions will give your opinion...
"As a rule, each room was home to three families; penury, filth and vice thrived there” These are the words of Artist and Illustrator Carl Larsson, describing his childhood in the slums of Stockholm in the...
Besides the sketches of inventions, studies of anatomy, sketches of masterpieces, and myriad of ideas. Leonardo da Vinci’s handwriting has fascinated his readers for centuries. Find out why here!
A thorough overview of common styles, colors, and motifs found on Pennsylvania Dutch Hex Signs. Includes a color guide as well as all the different variants of popular symbols.
Stone carving as an art has created marvellous sculptures in India, even in caves. Tourists travel far to see these excellent creations in temples and historical buildings.
Paul Klee produced a series of drawings and paintings that feature angels. These creatures appear as half-human, half-divine beings, with obvious flaws and shortcomings. Over 30 of the awkward angels were created...
Can vandalism as artistic expression be accepted as a valid form of art?
Learn the differences between two major schools of painting. You’ll then be better able to decide which paintings you like, and understand why you like them.
The history of the Sistine Chapel in 19 documented facts: from the project of Sixtus IV to the 1980s and 1990s restoration and the led lighting in 2014.