Art has been around for a long time and artists keep evolving, keeping the art lovers on their toes. Over the years, what great art means have been defined and re-defined with great artists coming to the forefront, not afraid to let their voices shine in the world of art. Contemporary portrait art is one … Continue reading Portrait Art Styles – Understanding Works of Portrait Artists
An American business woman, fashionista and interior business woman born in Astoria Queens New York, Iris Apfel has defied and keeps defying the fashion world. Her style is eclectic and very unique. Singlehandedly, she’s been able to redefine the way the world views fashion. She loves anything fashion and is not shy to allow her … Continue reading Know Iris Apfel
Salvador Dali is one of the most famous Spanish painters who is well known for surrealist paintings. It is not uncommon for famous artists to have dark secrets and interesting lives and Salvador Dali is no exception. Below are 11 shocking facts that you never knew about the famous painter. Dali was expelled from art … Continue reading 11 shocking Facts you did not know about Salvador Dali
Any artist can find not only some days uninspiring but also months. However, they can renew their passion by looking at someone else’s work. Salvador Dali’s artwork inspires Suzi Nassif and she gets her imagination triggers from there very often. Even though Suzi is naturally gifted, Salvador Dali paintings fuel her designs and she loves … Continue reading 5 inspirations from Salvador Dali for Suzi Nassif
For artists, one of the most important tools of their trade is the canvas. Apart from the brushes and paints (oils or acrylic), canvas is also quite important, for without a canvas, real work will be difficult to do. A canvas is the surface they paint on. It is most often made of a fabric … Continue reading How to prepare canvas for acrylic painting on canvas
If you are a fan of Dali and you have been seeing him in Suzi Nassif paintings you must read this article. Dali uses arbitrary things such as telephones, clocks, and bicycles to produce his artwork. The symbols represent both Suzi’s and Dali’s fears #1Melting clocks Melting clocks according to Dali represents the metaphysical image … Continue reading What do symbols in Dali’s art reveal?
Georges Khabbaz’s contributions to art and literature are immense proof of his diverse energies. His works are universal. You can associate them with anyone in the world. Although Khabbaz began his literature as a hobby which grew to become a teacher of theatre at St. Joseph University. The Lebanese artist was born in the family … Continue reading George Khabbaz And His Contributions To Art And Literature
Acrylic painting is a new wave of an innovative way of painting. Artists of all genre quickly adopted acrylic painting techniques when they were first introduced in the art scene in the 1900s. Acrylic painting techniques produce desirable masterpieces in the world of painting. You want to try your hand on acrylic painting here is … Continue reading Acrylic Painting Techniques
Surrealism was an art movement founded by Andre Breton in the 1920s. Andre adopted the word surrealism from a writer Guillaume Apollinaire, who used the word to describe his ballet. Actually, it is a cultural movement expressed in a style of art, music, and literature. Surrealism sprung out of Dada movement. The artists were looking … Continue reading What makes surrealism artists so different?
The intent of a portrait artist is to depict a human subject. Portraits have been used to immortalize the rich, powerful, rulers or gods. A portrait artist can look straight into your photos and bring them to life. A portrait artist reinforces an understanding of yourself in relation to others. Pop art artists such as … Continue reading Famous Contemporary Artists You Must Know