New Year's pictures in China, more than a thousand years of history. As early as the Han people have posted on the door Door God the Chinese New Year custom, to show that evil ??. Ming and Qing dynasties, paintings entered the peak phase, the formation of Yangliuqing Tianjin, Suzhou and other famous paintings Taohuawu genre.However, as the late 19th century the popularity of modern printing technology, coupled with China was the constant fighting, paintings of color taste in Chinese people's ...Read the rest of this post »
The idea of decorating a home with paintings is not new. People have always been hanging different types of paintings to enhance the beauty of walls and rooms. Although there is a wide variety of decoration pieces that are now available for home decoration, there is nothing as sophisticated as a perfectly painted picture. And, things get even better if you opt for oil paintings. Like other paintings, the idea of using oil paintings for wall decoration is quite old, but things have now becomes ...Read the rest of this post »
Browsing through the art in a contemporary art gallery is a great way to spend some time. It is one of the ways that you can bring your whole family together and find some really great pieces for your home. If you are a first time art collector, you might find a great deal of pleasure from visiting http://www.wattgallery.com.
There are also lots of galleries online. This is a wonderful way to browse through a large collection of art without having to leave your home. You can go back to a piece ...Read the rest of this post »
We have all heard of the "struggling artist", but now in the age of internet shopping, artists can replace the struggle with a platform that can help them make money and showcase their talent in on online art gallery. This enables the artist to make a living while connecting with buyers.
For consumers, an online art gallery is a wonderful option for furnishing a home, decorating an office or for finding the perfect piece of jewelry for a night out. This can also be a way of shopping that is ...Read the rest of this post »
Since ancient times Tapestries have been used to adorn homes and important buildings. Many historians believe Tapestries even covered the walls of the famous Parthenon in Greece. Tapestries have been a favored by the Church, Kings and Queens, noblemen and women throughout the ages. Gracing the walls of cathedrals, castles and the fine homes of the Aristocracy with their elegance. Once reserved for the rich and noble, today we have the opportunity to buy these wonderful, highly decorative, ...Read the rest of this post »
It's usually pretty easy to find older pieces of art for sale, but it can sometimes be another story when you're looking for original artwork for sale. There are just as many artists around these days, in fact, there might even be more, but it's usually easier to find artwork from established artists.There are many internet sites that deal in original art work. This includes paintings, drawings, sketches, photography, sculptures, and various other types of arts and crafts. If you know exactly ...Read the rest of this post »
Original oil paintings
, are masterpieces left behind by maestros. Each of them, whether it is a Monet, a Van Gogh or a Klimt, is a highly individualistic and magnificent rendering of the master artist's impression of something that touched his heart. Original paintings are many hundred years old and most of them have been delicately preserved in art museums around the world. To have a look at these classical paintings, you would have to travel to a renowned art museum. Even so, you would not ...Read the rest of this post »
The luxury of going to an art gallery is to see the expressionist of the artists. Canvas art is one of the many styles that will be on display. When searching canvas art for sale, you will be amazed at the varying forms of canvas art that is available.There is an canvas expression in art form that is capable of catering to the novice at heart or to the lover of fine art. Canvas art has a history of intriguing the eye of the beholder that is looking for the flare of an individualized statement ...Read the rest of this post »
One very famous artist by the name of David Hockney, although from West Yorkshire, produced a series of paintings of the East Yorkshire landscape. David Hockney is arguably the most famous and influential British artist of the 20th century. David Hockney's paintings are renowned around the world having exhibited in New York, Germany, Japan and Portugal. A series of five East Yorkshire landscapes were shown for the first time at Tate Britain in 2007. This beautiful area is often misunderstood ...Read the rest of this post »
I am not an artist, art history major, nor was I raised around art and been an art buff all my life. But, I have been learning a lot more about art lately, and my ability to appreciate abstract art paintings has increased over the past few months. As many lay people who do not know much about art, I would look at a Jackson Pollock piece and say, "my kid could paint that!". But in my heart I knew that was not true, and silently I liked and admired his work.
Representational paintings are much ...Read the rest of this post »