Portfolio Tag: painting

  • Abstract Art with Shapes

    George Hillton Abstract Art with Shapes Abstract art is art that does not attempt to represent an accurate depiction of a visual reality but instead use shapes, colours, forms and gestural marks to achieve its effect. Shapes can be used in art to control your feelings about the mood.

  • Breath of City Jungle

    Jill Guitag Breath of City Jungle In such a busy urban jungle, it is hard to relax in such a hectic environment where everything around you is going super fast. But if you look up, you might be able to find a small gap to step back and take a deep breath.

  • Gallery Construction

    Felton Drug Gallery Construction It’s been a long time coming as plans have been made, drawn and re-drawn, but construction started today on the Art Gallery. we have undertaken all of these construction and renovation projects in support of the art collection and the educational mission of the Gallery.

  • Postmodern Art

    John Rickson Postmodern Art Postmodern art is a body of art movements that sought to contradict some aspects of modernism or some aspects that emerged or developed in its aftermath. In general, movements such as intermedia, installation art, conceptual art and multimedia, particularly involving video are described as postmodern.

  • Black and White Art

    Kurt Black Black and White Art A monochromic image is composed of one color (or values of one color). A monochromatic object or image reflects colors in shades of limited colors or hues. Images using only shades of grey (with or without black or white) are called grayscale or black-and-white.

  • Looking Through the Mirror

    Keila Robinson Looking Through the Mirror Mirrors and reflections are enormously important in art, and so common a theme, that you should keep an eye out for them: they will help explain the work’s underlying meaning. Here’s why. The mind has been likened to a mirror for as long as humans have written, painted, sculpted,…

  • Unique Ways of Art

    Jacklyn Monroe Unique Ways of Art For most of us, it’s hard to create any kind of art unless it’s a paint-by-the-numbers picture. That’s what makes the following artists so amazing. They use bizarre materials or methods to create some really cool art. One artist is even blind.

  • Huge Shapes in Art

    Bethany Marks Huge Shapes in Art Artists use all kinds of shapes. Geometric shapes are precise and regular, like squares, rectangles, and triangles. They are often found in human-made things, like building and machines while biomorphic shapes are found in nature. These shapes may look like leaves, flowers, clouds—things that grow, flow, and move.

  • Art White Noise

    Feta Tamberg Art White Noise The sound is not actually a color. The “white” simply describes the fact that this particular sound is a combination of every frequency. That’s why, deep in the soundscape playlists of the Internet, there are sounds called “brown” or “pink” or even “blue.” Those sounds are not “white noise” because…

  • Spaces Between Imagination

    Ross Mathews Spaces Between Imagination This special issue originates from an international workshop on “Vico and imagination,” that took place at Aalborg University in 2014, within a research project on Giambattista Vico and the epistemology of psychology. Imagination has inexplicably been relegated to the background in contemporary psychology.