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Life-Sized Female Sculptures Inspired by the Graceful Beauty of Renaissance Art

Chinese artist Luo Li Rong produces realistic sculptures that convey the beauty and grace of the human figure. Working primarily in bronze, her life-size creations feature women in motion. They strike elegant poses that elongate their bodies with a seemingly windswept appearance; their hair and …

Art

Art Industry News: Banksy Does Spot-On Spoof of the Basquiat Craze + More Must-Read Stories

Art World<p>Plus, Phillips pulls a Grotjahn work after the artist doubts its authenticity and all the Turner Prize winners unite for a cause.<p>,<p><i>Art</i> …

The Arts

Imagining Warhol, Basquiat, Kahlo & Dali as Oracles

Art legends become art Oracles and offer words of wisdom on life, work, and inspiration – here we decode what it all means<p>“Don’t be yourself. Be yourselves”, “Good work can come from bad habits”, and “Never make an appearance without controversy”, is a selection of fictional guidance offered by …

Artists

A Dual Perspective Overview of ‘Bob Ross: Art of Chill’

<b>Blair Marnell:</b> I’ve been a gamer my entire life, but I’ve only recently started playing tabletop games. My friend and colleague, Alexandra August, is …

Bella Hadid's Latest Topless Instagram Is A Work Of Pop Art

A critically-acclaimed work<p>If Instagram accounts are the art galleries of the modern age (they aren't), then Bella Hadid's rivals The Louvre for …

Are These 4 Provocative Works Really That Controversial...

Grotesque, perverse, daring. Whichever you prefer to call it: provocative art is a conversation starter. There are numerous artists working within …

Art

Now Showing: David LaChapelle's First Australian Exhibition Arrives in Victoria

American photographer David LaChapelle is making his Australian debut with an exhibition at the Ballarat International Foto Biennale.<p>LaChapelle has …

Vermeer got up to his own painting ‘tricks’

Painters have always employed any mechanical means available to get a composition ‘right’, writes Libby Sheldon; plus, Susan Samuelson on the key to winning the NPG’s portrait award<p>I agree with Simon Jenkins (So what if old masters ‘cheated’. It’s how beautiful the art is that matters, 10 August) …

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Hyperrealistic Colored Pencil Drawings Perfectly Recreate Lustrous Blobs of Paint

At first glance, the work of artist Cj Hendry looks like pictures of oil paint photographed on a smooth canvas. But, look again—they’re actually a series of hyperrealism drawings called <i>Complimentary Colors</i>. The Australian artist—a former finance student—has produced the luscious blobs using only …

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The 10 Best Artworks by Raphael, Seraphic Genius of the Renaissance—Ranked

Art World<p>A look at the Umbrian master's great, greater, and greatest paintings.<p>,<p>Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino—known simply as Raphael to most—was part …

Casual Nude Sculptures Show Women Getting Cozy in Themselves

Shona McAndrew sculpts plus-sized ladies who are at home in themselves.<p>As a kid, Shona McAndrew watched mystified as her brother played a game that was something along the lines of crotch-grabbing chicken. "Though he claims not to remember this," she tells <i>Creators</i>, "He and his friends would all …

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Schilderijen

Urbach #1554<p>Kunst werk is te huur en te koop. Word in samen spraak op plaats van bestemming gebracht.<p>Prijs : € 1800,00<p>Urbach #1552<p>Kunst werk is te …

Masterfully Carved Wood Sculpture of a Submerged Man with a Pixelated Glitch

Taiwanese sculptor Hsu Tung Han is back with another incredible pixelated sculpture. Manipulating wood into human forms, his works are contemporary masterpieces that are both soothing and puzzling. As is typical of his work, this new sculpture features strategic pixelated blocks emerging from the …

Sculpture

This stunning picture is actually of a Canberra field

It looks like a freeze frame from a wild woman stare-off somewhere in the heart of Africa.<p>But this stunning artwork by Lori Cicchini is actually …

The writing on the wall: a mural for Defiance

<i>Lebanese artist Yazan Halwani created a mural for the Media Lab's Defiance event. He called this work "Between a Rock and a Hard Place."</i><p>When Lebanese …

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What Makes Abstract Expressionism?

Abstract Expressionism, also known as Action Painting or Color Field Painting, exploded onto the art scene after World War II with its characteristic …

Oude tekeningen

Als je ergens begint te graven kom je van alles tegen. Eerst kranten artikelen en nu ook nog wat oude tekeningen .. ” uit den oude doos”<p>Aantal keer …

Kristen Hatgi Sink

An artist is turning stretch marks into powerful works of art

A 21-year-old artist is painting stretch marks and making a powerful statement about the pressure women feel to cover them up and to encourage people …

Artists

Henry Taylor at Eva Presenhuber

Galerie Eva Presenhuber is pleased to present a new body of work by Los Angeles-based artist Henry Taylor, in rendition of the classic portrait. This …

What Exactly Is Abstract Art?

<i>"Of all the arts, abstract painting is the most difficult. It demands that you know how to draw well, that you have a heightened sensitivity for</i> …

Artists

Elisabeth McBrien: Visual Artist

Eyes on visual artist Elisabeth McBrien.Born in 1988 in Brattleboro, VT, Elisabeth McBrien received her BFA in painting from the Hartford Art School, …

Artists

Billionaire Steven Cohen Gives $50 Million Gift to Museum of Modern Art

Billionaire Steven A. Cohen and his wife Alexandra gave $50 million to the Museum of Modern Art in New York for its capital campaign.<p>The unrestricted …

Museums

Ai Weiwei has become a symbol of dissidence worldwide. It shows in his art.

Ai Weiwei has been called an art world superstar, a hero, and a martyr. His work has been displayed in the world’s most prestigious modern art museums and some of his sculptures and photographs sell for millions of dollars apiece. He is considered one of the most well-known contemporary Chinese …

Art

Have You Ever Wanted to Paint a Seascape?

01<p>of 08<p>Starting With the Seascape Sky<p>The sea painting in this demo was done with acrylics, on a canvas sized 46 x 122cm (18x48"), using a 5cm (2") …

Painting

Is this British musician Banksy?

Has guerrilla artist Banksy finally had his cover blown?<p>The mysterious street painter appeared to be accidentally named in a podcast conversation …

Street Art