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Learn about the Australian Aboriginal through the body of art left by this 50,000-year-old nomadic culture.
By Jamie Douglas
What are the characteristics of art deco architecture? Learn how to spot art deco like a pro.
By Laura Evans
During Surrealism, paintings focused on describing the subconscious mind. For that reason, major artworks of that time depicted strange juxtapositions and objects behaving in unusual ways.
By Jennifer Maughan
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
What are some of the more common art deco designs and symbols?
By Laura Evans
Modernist movement facts can be tied directly to world events. The movement was an evolution and a reaction of the art world.
By Jen Adams
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
While some argue that the early history of pop art was a rebellion against abstract art, others believe that pop artists merely extended the possibilities of abstract images.
By Rachel Mork
Check out the many different styles of graffiti art that go beyond a wall and a can of spray paint.
By Rachel Mork
Photography is an art form and hobby that plays an important role in society.
By Crystal Eynon
Abstract expressionism focused on how to bring emotions to the forefront and emphasized the creative process-no matter how abstract-instead of trying to represent the world exactly.
By Chris Flood
German Expressionism isn't a single, unified art movement. It is actually composed of two movements, Die Brücke and Der Blaue Reiter.
By Chris Flood
Have you wondered if graffiti is a modern phenomenon? Check out these examples of ancient graffiti.
By Rachel Mork
Are you intrigued by pop art? Have you considered creating your own pop art images? Learn the elements of pop art and try applying them to your own artwork.
By Rachel Mork
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
Italian Renaissance art revolutionized the way that people painted. Learn how.
By Laura Evans
You know the names of famous baroque artists, even if they aren't on the tip of your tongue.
By Laura Evans
Read up on these famous graffiti artists to learn who creates all the amazing graffiti you've seen in New York City and all over Europe.
By Rachel Mork
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