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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
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
The statue of Zeus was an amazing undertaking and is a wonder of the ancient world.
By Minnie Chatterfield
Expressionism art uses painting techniques such as vivid colors and distorted forms to express emotions and feelings more accurately.
By Chris Flood
Baroque style can't be summed up with one person or work, and it must be understood in the proper context.
By Laura Evans
Photography is an art form and hobby that plays an important role in society.
By Crystal Eynon
Medieval art decorated monasteries and castles, but it also illuminated the lives of ordinary people attending their church.
By Janet Grischy
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
Have you wondered if graffiti is a modern phenomenon? Check out these examples of ancient graffiti.
By Rachel Mork
Art during the Renaissance changed in fundamental ways. Learn how.
By Laura Evans
Thanks to Pablo Picasso, Cubism became one of the most powerful art movements. Unlike forms of art that reflected the world or were more naturalistic, Cubism encouraged audiences to see the world from a new perspective.
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
What are the characteristics of Renaissance art and what made the art of this era so revolutionary?
By Laura Evans
Certain art deco colors created the go-to color palate for this distinct style.
By Laura Evans
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
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
What are some of the more common art deco designs and symbols?
By Laura Evans
Baroque fashion isn't the mystery that you'd think it might be. We actually know a lot about what people wore during this period.
By Laura Evans
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
You know the names of famous baroque artists, even if they aren't on the tip of your tongue.
By Laura Evans
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