Modern & Contemporary Art
Silver and Cherries by Robert A. Sloan from Cherries #3, a reference photo available at WetCanvas.com Colored pencils aren't just a children's medium or an illustrator's medium any more. Fine artists like Bernard...
Henri Matisse had only one purpose in his painting, and that was to make the viewer feel good. His aim was to create paintings that gave people pleasure, that made them feel at home; kind of like the comforter you can't...
Pin-ups are alive and well and living in America! Read about the artists who created these glamour girls as well as the pulp fiction, calendar, and advertising illustrations they created.
Modern Art is often misunderstood. Let's sort out the facts from the fiction, exposing popular myths and finding out the truth about the history, styles and most famous practitioners of Modern Art...
Some of the most famous paintings in American art history are Cassius Coolidge's "Dogs Playing Poker" series of paintings. "Coolidge Dogs..." takes a look at the history, background, and legacy of...
This article summarizes the artistic movement known as Futurism and suggests its importance in early twentieth century modern art.
Have you ever wondered why Louisianians are so obsessed with the fleur de lis? Well look no further! Read about the Saints, LSU, ULL, LA Sportsman and more in this hub about the history of and current display of this...
Van Gogh. Part Genius, Part Madman. What drove his painting and his insanity? A biography of the famous painter.
An analysis of Pablo Picasso's famous mural "Guernica" and commentary on the interpretation of it and of art in general.
Article detailing the various art types that fall under modern art. How abstract art, expressionism, impressionism, surrealism, cubism and pop art play a role in today's modern art.
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