John Patrick • 17 January, 2024
Over the last 10-15year it has come to feel as if public and private exhibition spaces have lost their appetite for showing the female nude. This article asks poignant questions and is food for thought for artists and their viewers alike.
Art Review • 11 May, 2023
Fine art is a term that has been used for centuries to describe a wide range of artistic expressions, from paintings and sculptures to photographs, installations, and performances.
Art Review • 20 January, 2023
Throughout history, art has developed a variety of styles. What is style? This is a general direction in the development of art, samples of which are united by an ideological meaning, transmission technique, and characteristic techniques.
Art Review • 11 August, 2022
The motto of the French post-impressionist artist Edouard Cortes can be expressed in the lines of the song I Love Paris by Cole Porter: I love Paris every moment, every moment of the year.
Art Review • 10 May, 2019
From the name of the military genre popular in art, its focus is already clear: an illustration of everything related to military affairs
Art Review • 09 May, 2019
The name of the animalistic genre or animalism speaks for itself. It is pretty obvious that the title of this genre is based on the Latin word animalis meaning animal. The main motive of this type of fine art is the images of representatives of the fauna
Art Review • 08 May, 2019
The art of the mythological genre originates in ancient times. Even the ancient Greeks loved to create visual images immortalizing legendary heroes and mythological characters.
Art Review • 07 May, 2019
Religious art is a genre where themes are determined by views of the sacred and belief in higher powers in various cultures and civilizations.
Art Review • 06 May, 2019
The word landscape came from Dutch landschap and means painting representing an extensive view of natural scenery.
Art Review • 25 April, 2019
Interior art is a kind of painting whose purpose is to decorate home. To achieve this purpose, artists have worked from the earliest times of human history.
Art Review • 05 April, 2019
The main task of this type of art is the artistic reflection of urban space. This genre has become widespread in painting and sculpture, photography and graphics.
Art Review • 04 April, 2019
The historical genre in painting is called upon to revive the pictures of the past, to resurrect in memory the “deeds of bygone days”. Moreover, these deeds may well be the fruit of the imagination of the masters of art
Art Review • 02 April, 2019
Ancient artists began to depict flowers since the time of Ancient Egypt. But in a separate movement of pictorial art, still life stood out much later - in the 17th century in the Netherlands.
Art Review • 01 April, 2019
The French scientist Charles Batteux guessed to give such an elegant name to art. To the question: what is it - fine art - they answered using the method of elimination.
Art Review • 29 March, 2019
Marina is not only a beautiful female name but also the name of a whole trend in painting.