Tag: Painting

10+ Art History Tweets That Prove Nothing Has Changed In 100s Of Years (Part 2)
24 May

10+ Art History Tweets That Prove Nothing Has Changed In 100s Of Years (Part 2)

Funny Homepage featured classical art funny art funny art interpretation 24th of May 2017

The brilliant Twitter channel Medieval Reactions is back! And since our last coverage, they've been busy with their mission of turning unrelatable classical art into hilarious internet memes that also offer a much more 21st-century style interpretation of it. So far this trendy Twitter account has captured the attention of nearly half a million tweeters, and it's for all the right reasons. From the funniest puns about your love life to wild weekends explained in one sentence, these will transform your visits to the classical art galleries.

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30+ Art History Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up The Struggles Of Modern People (Part 2)
24 May

30+ Art History Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up The Struggles Of Modern People (Part 2)

Funny Homepage featured classical art funny art funny art interpretation 24th of May 2017

The brilliant Twitter channel Medieval Reactions is back! And since our last coverage, they've been busy with their mission of turning unrelatable classical art into hilarious internet memes that also offer a much more 21st-century style interpretation of it. So far this trendy Twitter account has captured the attention of nearly half a million tweeters, and it's for all the right reasons. From the funniest puns about your love life to wild weekends explained in one sentence, these will transform your visits to the classical art galleries.

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Polish Painter Who Learned To “Photograph Dreams” – His Works Will Give You Nightmares
27 Apr

Polish Painter Who Learned To “Photograph Dreams” – His Works Will Give You Nightmares

Art Homepage featured dreams dystopian surrealism nightmares 27th of April 2017

Let us take you on a journey through the curious mind of a Polish artist, Zdzisław Beksiński, who made a name for himself with his dystopian surrealism paintings, filled with post-apocalyptic imagery and nightmarish creatures. The artist is no longer with us to better explain the vast roster of over 300 of his works, but he used to say: "I wish to paint in such a manner as if I were photographing dreams.” And that is exactly what popped into my head when I first saw his paintings.

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If You Could Photograph Your Nightmares, It Would Look Something Like This Polish Artist’s Paintings
27 Apr

If You Could Photograph Your Nightmares, It Would Look Something Like This Polish Artist’s Paintings

Art Homepage featured dreams dystopian surrealism nightmares 27th of April 2017

Let us take you on a journey through the curious mind of a Polish artist, Zdzisław Beksiński, who made a name for himself with his dystopian surrealism paintings, filled with post-apocalyptic imagery and nightmarish creatures. The artist is no longer with us to better explain the vast roster of over 300 of his works, but he used to say: "I wish to paint in such a manner as if I were photographing dreams.” And that is exactly what popped into my head when I first saw his paintings.

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Illustrator Repaints Disney Princesses To Look More Realistic
19 Apr

Illustrator Repaints Disney Princesses To Look More Realistic

Digital Art Homepage featured digital art digital painting Disney characters 19th of April 2017

If you spend your days surfing the never-ending Instagram feed, you might've already heard of a freelance illustrator called Isabelle Staub, who rocked the platform with her fresh reimaginings of classic Disney Princesses. What you might not know, though, is that this series also helped the artist to get out of a serious creative block.

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Artist Travels To Stunning Locations Only To Paint The Pattern Of His Shirt
10 Mar

Artist Travels To Stunning Locations Only To Paint The Pattern Of His Shirt

Funny Homepage featured Painting Photography artist paints his shirt 10th of March 2017

Sometimes it's really hard to understand and experience art, so one creative duo decided to make fun out of it. Artist Hank Schmidt in der Beek and photographer Fabian Schubert have been working on a project, called Und im Sommer tu ich malen (which translates "And in the Summer I do paint") which combines photography and painting, and is not only well executed but hilarious as well.

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Realistic Anatomical Paintings Reveal The Structures That Lie Beneath Our Skin
10 Mar

Realistic Anatomical Paintings Reveal The Structures That Lie Beneath Our Skin

Art Body Art Homepage featured anatomical body paintings anatomical paintings 10th of March 2017

Danny Quirk is a young American artist who‘s bringing science to a completely new level. Using liquid latex, acrylic paint, and Sharpies, Quirk creates realistic paintings directly on the human body to reveal its amazing inner workings. An interest in human anatomy leads Quirk to fascinating art pieces that look so intricate that it‘s almost creepy.

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