Western art
The art of Europe encompasses the history of visual art in Europe. European prehistoric art started as mobile rock, and cave painting art, and was characteristic of the period between the Paleolithic ...
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Banksy painting 'self-destructs' moments after being sold for $1.4 million at auction | Facebook
"Going, going, gone...": This Banksy painting "self-destructed" moments after being sold for $1.4 million at auction https://cnn.it/2y7mzdZ
This artist uses gravity to paint...
This artist uses gravity to paint pictures of a future where cities merge with nature
Sale of the century: Rockefeller estate auction could fetch $1B
The estate of David and Peggy Rockefeller goes up for auction at Christie's in New York next week. The sale includes masterpieces by Picasso, Monet and Matisse and is expected to be the highest-grossi...
His Most Iconic Work? Cafe Terrace at Night by Vincent Van Gogh
There's a cliché that says a candle burns brightest just before it burns out. That could apply to Vincent Van Gogh and his time spent in Arles. During this chaotic period at the end of his life, he pa...
Swatch X Biennale Arte 2017 - IAN DAVENPORT
As main partner of La Biennale Di Venezia, we have this year an Art Exhibition called SWATCH FACES 2017 in Arsenale and Giardini - We always love to work closely with leading artists to create unique ...
Creating The Never-Ending Bloom
Help support our video productions: http//www.patreon.com/scifri John Edmark's sculptures are both mesmerizing and mathematical. Using meticulously crafted p...
90 Seconds: David Spriggs - Brian Kelly at ArtPrize
Spend 90 Seconds with David Spriggs, a Top 10 ArtPrize artist and his piece entitled "Vision" which is on display at The Grand Rapids Art Museum. ArtPrize is...
3D Art - "Superduperperspective" - Patrick Hughes - Birmingham Art Gallery
This is an amazing piece of 3D art where the closest part of the picture appears to be the furthest away, an optical illusion known as "Reverspective". As yo...
Pre-Raphaelites - Slideshow
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William Blake Paintings
Laissez moi mourir - Dark Sanctuary William Blake was a poet, illustrator, engraver, draughtsman, writer and painter whose efforts, due to their idiosyncrati...
Miniature Worlds Crafted Inside Wooden Rings By Secret Wood | Designwrld
Canadian jewelry maker Secret Wood designs and produces beautiful and unique wooden rings that encompass little worlds inside them.
George R. R. Martin's Santa Fe Art Space Is An Odd Force
Read about Ben Davis's visit to the oddball art space funded by Game of Thrones author George R. R. Martin in Santa Fe.
Banksy: Geographic profiling 'proves' artist really is Robin Gunningham, according to scientists
“Geographic profiling”, a technique used to catch serial criminals, has proved that the elusive artist Banksy really is Robin Gunningham, according to academic research. Scientists at Queen Mary Un...
Ancient Greek art
The arts of ancient Greece have exercised an enormous influence on the culture of many countries all over the world, particularly in the areas of sculpture and architecture. In the West, the art of th...
Roman art
Roman art refers to the visual arts made in Ancient Rome and in the territories of the Roman Empire. Roman art includes architecture, painting, sculpture and mosaic work. Luxury objects in metal-work...
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Medieval art
The medieval art of the Western world covers a vast scope of time and place, over 1000 years of art in Europe, and at times the Middle East and North Africa. It includes major art movements and period...
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Renaissance
The Renaissance (/rɨˈneɪsəns/, /ˈrɛnɨsɑːns/) is a period from the 14th to the 17th century, considered the bridge between the Middle Ages and Modern history. It started as a cultural movement in Italy...
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Baroque
The Baroque (/bəˈroʊk/ or /bəˈrɒk/) is often thought of as a period of artistic style that used exaggerated motion and clear, easily interpreted detail to produce drama, tension, exuberance, and grand...
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Neoclassicism
Neoclassicism (from Greek νέος nèos and κλασσικός klassikòs classicus) is the name given to Western movements in the decorative and visual arts, literature, theatre, music, and architecture that draw ...
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Modern art
Modern art includes artistic works produced during the period extending roughly from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the style and philosophy of the art produced during that era. The term is usual...
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French art
French art consists of the visual and plastic arts (including architecture, woodwork, textiles, and ceramics) originating from the geographical area of France. Historical surveys of French art typical...
Italian art
The history of Italian art is the art of Italy through time and space. After Etruscan civilization and especially the Roman Republic and Empire that dominated this part of the world for many centuries...
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Illuminated manuscript
An engrossed or illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented with such decoration as initials, borders (marginalia) and miniature illustrations. In the strictest definition...
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Gothic architecture
Gothic architecture is a style of architecture that flourished during the high and late medieval period. It evolved from Romanesque architecture and was succeeded by Renaissance architecture. Origina...
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Italian Renaissance painting
Italian Renaissance painting is the painting of the period beginning in the late 13th century and flourishing from the early 15th to late 16th centuries, occurring in the Italian peninsula, which was ...
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Academic art
Academic art is a style of painting and sculpture produced under the influence of European academies of art. Specifically, academic art is the art and artists influenced by the standards of the Frenc...
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