A History Of Abstract Expressionism

Abstract Expressionism

Abstract Expressionism Abstract Expressionism – from the Metropolitan Museum of Art 2006.32.51 1984.613.1 1985.63.5 1995.234 64.146 1986.441.1 1996.367 1994.399 65.247 1984.613.7 1982.147.27 1972.127 68.178 57.92 1984.613.6 1995.595 Abstract Expressionism – a new vanguard emerged in the early 1940s, primarily in New York, where a small group of loosely affiliated artists created a stylistically diverse body […]

SolarFast Light Sensitive Dye

SolarFast – Odorless and safe for children! SolarFast dyes are light-sensitive and only develop color and become permanent upon exposure to sunlight (UV). SolarFast SolarFast dyes are light-sensitive and only develop color and become permanent upon exposure to sunlight (UV). This unique property means SolarFast may be used to create remarkably detailed photographs, photograms and […]

Rob Prior Sequential Artist

Rob Prior – I was chatting with our friend Dennis Metcalf who works with Royal Talens, the maker of fine art materials from Holland, and he turned me onto Rob Prior – artist.  Prior participates in their Ambassador Program in teaching the art community about Talens materials.   Watch Rob Prior live paint two Star […]

How To Paint a Realistic Eye in Watercolor

This interesting tutorial is by Lindsay Weirich – she demonstrates a method of painting realistic eyes. How To Paint a Realistic Eye in Watercolor step by step color mixing and painting tutorial. Paint colors: Cerulean Blue PB35 Alizarin Crimson PR206 Prussian Blue PB27 Yellow Ocher PY43 Burnt Sienna PR101 Brushes: #8 round, #2 round mimik […]

Faber-Castell – Gwyneth Leech

Gwyneth Leech

Artist Gwyneth Leech Cups > Suspended by Gwyneth Leech My fascination with paper coffee cups began when I found myself drawing on them during meetings five years ago. I soon realized how suitable the surfaces of these cups were for a variety of painting and drawing materials. In addition, the idea of recycling an inexhaustible […]

Van Gogh Museum To Restore Painting

Van Gogh Museum Plans To Restore Iconic ‘Sunflowers’ Painting In order “to keep it in better condition for future generations.”Sarah Cascone artnet News This article originally appeared on artnet News. Universal History Archive via Getty Images One of Vincent van Gogh‘s vibrant “Sunflowers” paintings may take on renewed life, thanks to the Van Gogh Museum in […]

Social Justice It Happens To One It Happens To All

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EXHIBITION THEME: Social Justice “If you want peace, work for justice” – Pope John Paul VIArt can inspire change and bring people together, crossing the borders of cultures and languages. Artists challenge the norm, imagine the potential and inspire social change. For some, the United States is a true manifestation of the “American Dream”, yet, for many […]