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The history of Cubism reveals an art movement that never settled into old habits. In fact, Cubism kept evolving from analytic Cubism to synthetic Cubism, which incorporated more color and texture.
By Jennifer Maughan
What are the characteristics of art deco architecture? Learn how to spot art deco like a pro.
By Laura Evans
Art during the Renaissance changed in fundamental ways. Learn how.
By Laura Evans
All Surrealist artists may have followed the principles of exploring the unconscious mind, but each of the most famous artists of the movement, from Salvador Dali to Max Ernst, left his own mark on the genre.
By Jennifer Maughan
Dada art had artistic trends, even though members of the movement claimed to be "anti-art." Those trends included a reliance on chance to create works and the use of "ready-made" objects.
By Chris Flood
Interested in art deco? Learning about art deco artists will give you some background and understanding of the art deco movement.
By Laura Evans
Photography arouses our interest and stirs our emotions. It is capable of making objects that are of use only because they are beautiful or moving.
By Janet Grischy
Expressionism art uses painting techniques such as vivid colors and distorted forms to express emotions and feelings more accurately.
By Chris Flood
Check out the many different styles of graffiti art that go beyond a wall and a can of spray paint.
By Rachel Mork
The pop art movement has produced thought-provoking and whimsical pieces. If you're interested in this genre, try these suggestions for exploring pop art.
By Rachel Mork
The Surrealism movement focused on bringing the human unconscious to light. Paintings and writings of the time tried to tap into parts of the mind not yet explored, which resulted in sometimes innovative and sometimes shocking art.
By Jennifer Maughan
Want to learn how to draw graffiti? You too can decorate an over-sized mural with your personal message.
By Rachel Mork
These Dada pioneers, including Hans Arp and Marcel Duchamp, launched an art movement that was so inspiring precisely because it was anti-art. When these artists rejected the past, they opened up visions of the future.
By Chris Flood
Graffiti is illegal because it destroys property, spoils neighborhoods and encourages other crimes.
By Janet Grischy
Learn about some famous pop art artists who helped to define the genre.
By Rachel Mork
Famous Renaissance art remains among the most popular works in the western world. 
By Laura Evans
By Aisling Ash
Want to learn how to produce your own graffiti styles? Use this step-by-step tutorial to learn how to make your own special brand of art.
By Rachel Mork
Learn about the Australian Aboriginal through the body of art left by this 50,000-year-old nomadic culture.
By Jamie Douglas
Want to learn how to create your own graffiti art? It is easy to learn how to make your art stand out.
By Rachel Mork
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