Tony Varney, a fisherman, found a Painting 20 years ago, nobody claimed it, then when he went to sell it a claim was put on it. Who do you think the Painting belongs to? Latest News!
If you are an admirer of the Indian art, you must be familiar with the Madhubani paintings; the ancient folk art practised, on the mud walls and floors, of the villages. The Madhubani art has it’s roots in the Bihar state of India. They are popular even today, during festivals and special occasions.
This article provides an in-depth biography of painter Jackson Pollock. Included in this story are numerous quotations as well as photos of some of Pollock's greatest paintings.
Twenty years ago, a struggling actress attended a photoshoot with other models in a London Studio. The shoot was for reference pictures for The Illustrator's Figure Reference Manual, a collection to be used by artists who could not afford live...
In the XX century art historians have discovered a woman artist forgotten for 300 years: Artemisia Gentileschi. Daughter of painter, trained under the influence of Caravaggio, she was able to affirm her own individuality.
Descent From The Cross is an early Flemish painting by Rogier van der Weyden that depicts Christ being taken off the Cross after he was crucified. Van der Weyden was a highly accomplished painter that was able to use a number of ideas and techniques that helped make this painting a very powerful...
The world possesses many art-works established as the masterpieces. And every masterpiece has its followers and admirers. Moreover, maybe the paintings could have greater or lower price tags on them, but their artistic value is priceless.
The most famous American paintings made by artists in the 20th century have made there mark inside the USA as outside. The American art scene had a great influence after the second world war.
The 16th century Spanish mystic St John of the Cross had a vision that he had translated onto paper. He had drawn the crucifxion from an unusual angle and when Salvador Dali saw this drawing, he was inspired. The Christ of St. John of the Cross is...
The rise in the price of art has created more criminal interest in the theft of art. Art theft is an old crime that robs society of its cultural treasures. Article features some of the greatest art thefts in history.