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By Aisling Ash
Northern Renaissance art had a different look and feel to the work made in Italy at the time.
By Laura Evans
What are the characteristics of art deco architecture? Learn how to spot art deco like a pro.
By Laura Evans
Early Renaissance art marks the dividing point between the Byzantine traditions and the new techniques that would come to typify the Renaissance.
By Laura Evans
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
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
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
What is Cubism art? With Cubism, art veered away from traditional realistic styles to more personal, geometrical forms of interpretation.
By Jennifer Maughan
Graffiti is illegal and is usually done anonymously, but what is it that causes society to view graffiti as bad?
By Simon Wright
What is Surrealism? Surrealism was a movement that spanned art, literature, psychology and philosophy in an attempt to reject cultures of the past.
By Jennifer Maughan
Expressionism art uses painting techniques such as vivid colors and distorted forms to express emotions and feelings more accurately.
By Chris Flood
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
Interested in art deco? Learning about art deco artists will give you some background and understanding of the art deco movement.
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
Want to learn how to draw graffiti? You too can decorate an over-sized mural with your personal message.
By Rachel Mork
Baroque architecture still stands today as a monument to this vital artistic movement.
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
The statue of Zeus was an amazing undertaking and is a wonder of the ancient world.
By Minnie Chatterfield
Learn about some famous pop art artists who helped to define the genre.
By Rachel Mork
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