courage

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude. Humans are creatures of habit and routine. We often miss seeing the average, everyday things that surround us. When we do think outside of our routines, we often think ...
Henri-Rousseau-Portrait

“Naive” is far from the loveliest word, and it’s rarely a term we would willingly take to describe ourselves or our work. It’s an insult, right? It means you aren’t sophisticated, that you lack the experience to sit at the ...

A woman bows her head, eyes shut, praying over her bulging womb. Peeping out from the rim of her swollen belly is a skull’s head, an omen hovering over the unborn. At her feet, three women with bowed heads raise ...
Renaissance Art Characteristics

The word Renaissance means “rebirth”. Following the Dark and Middle ages and their associated turmoil and stagnation, not to mention the Black Death, Europe experienced a rebirth of sorts with a rediscovery of math, philosophy, astrology, astronomy, science, and literature ...
Violence in Art

Different expressive media have a tendency to attract different personalities. Famous directors like Kubrick are known for their microscopic attention to detail and intense style of management. The archetypal artist is perhaps Vincent van Gogh, a troubled and melancholic loner. ...
Franz-Krueger-Parade-auf-Opernplatzis-Full

What makes art truly great? What allows it to stand the test of time? Is it the technique the artists use? Or perhaps it’s the colours? The theme? No, it’s something infinitely more complex than that. Real art is alive. ...

Paul Gauguin – An artist who had a quest for lucid form of painting, which he believed had been lost and which he attempted all this life through diverse methods, to restore. The Story of Paul Gauguin is immensely cinematic and ...

The unique culture and artistic merit of Sao Paulo demands a visit to this wonderful place Located in south eastern Brazil, Sao Paulo is a bustling city that claims the title of the 12th largest city and 7th largest metropolitan area ...