Most of us are familiar with the paintings and drawings of Pablo Picasso, but do you know he was also a great sculptor?
This is the story of Jean-Antoine Watteau who immortalized a romantic era before wars and poverty changed the face of French art. Unfortunately, he died at the height of his powers, at the age of 36.
The paintings of Sandro Botticelli from the Early Renaissance period show a gracefulness, a beauty and a rediscovery of classical antiquity.
Edgar Degas was born on the 19th July 1834. He lived longer than most of the other Impressionist artists did, dying in 1917 at the age of 83. Degas is particularly well known for his paintings of ballet dancers and racecourses.
The second article in a series celebrating the diverse and unique art of famous Australian Illustrators and Painters. Let me introduce: Frederick McCubbin
This is a story of an artist whose style wasn’t at first appreciated or recognized for what it was. It took time but finally he achieved the recognition he deserved: Edward Hopper (1882-1967).
It’s so sad when anyone dies young, but doubly so for artists because there is so much more they could have done to make the world a more beautiful, colorful place. This is the story of Jan Vermeer.
Rene Gruau, world famous fashion illustrator set standard for fashion drawing. Gruau movie posters still highly sought after. Rene Gruau Moulin Rouge posters are museum pieces. Now collector's pieces
Thomas Kinkade died today age 54. Here are some thoughts about his life and passing, and a slideshow of some of his works.
This is the story of a successful American icon: Grandma Moses. Analysis of the artist's character traits which can make anyone a winner, able to accomplish their dreams.