The rise of social media is one of the biggest developments in our society in the last decade. The majority of the population now uses social media in one form or another, and this means it is a great way for artists to gain exposure.
After you’ve moved into a new home, you have a blank canvas before you that you get to decorate, paint, arrange, and ready for new memories. Part of that process is picking the right art to be displayed for all to see.
Minimalism describes movements in various forms of art and design, especially visual art and music, where the work is set out to expose the essence or identity of a subject through eliminating all non-essential forms, features or concepts.
Pop art is an art movement that emerged in the mid 1950s in Britain and in the late 1950s in the United States. Pop art presented a challenge to traditions of fine art by including imagery from popular culture such as advertising, news, etc.
The Historical Art Museum in Vienna, better known as Kunsthistorisches Museum is the greatest museum in central Europe. Housed in its festive palatial building on Ringstraße, it is crowned with an octagonal dome.
This article takes a look at what writers can do to be better prepared for when they are trying to get published.
Spyros Thalassinos's insight:
The writing world is tough and for every success story there are a thousand more tales of sorrow and woe from the writers who don’t ever get published and whose manuscripts are being used as a place mat for coffee in a publishing house as you read this. It may sound harsh, but the reality is a lot harsher for the majority of writers. Breaking through and becoming a successful published author is hard work and it takes more than good writing to be one. It takes persistence, hard work, a bit of arrogance and a lot of luck. It’s important to know what to expect when you start putting yourself out into the marketplace....read more...
Pets are more than just animal companions, they are much loved members of our families and we treat them as such. We take care of our pets just as much as we would look after our own. We form a bond with our pets that cannot be broken.
Claude Monet (14 November 1840 – 5 December 1926) was a founder of French impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement's philosophy of expressing one's perceptions before nature, especially as applied to...
Paul Cézanne (1839–1906) was a French artist and Post-Impressionist painter whose work laid the foundations of the transition from the 19th-century conception of artistic endeavour to a new and radically different world of art in the 20th century.
Tribal Art is the objects and artifacts made by the tribes in the rural areas, for religious reasons rather than as an example of artistry. Its numerous uses differ from tribe to tribe.
Spyros Thalassinos's insight:
Tribal Art is the objects and artifacts made by the tribes in the rural areas, for religious reasons rather than as an example of artistry. Its numerous uses differ from tribe to tribe. They could be used to decorate objects of daily use or can even be used for spiritual ceremonial functions. Very often tribes are isolated from civilisations, with no tradition of literacy. Hence, art is a good way to demonstrate and preserve tribal traditions, mythology, and history. In the Western Art scene, the most widely known Tribal Art categories are from the tribes of the remote areas of Central and South America...
Édouard Manet (23 January 1832 – 30 April 1883) was a French painter. One of the first 19th-century artists to approach modern and postmodern-life subjects, he was a pivotal figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism.
Abstract expressionism was an American post–World War II art movement. It was the first specifically American movement to achieve international influence and put New York City at the center of the western art world, a role formerly filled by Paris.
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