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Inspirations, recent discoveries and world art events and galleries.

Monet, Mitchell and Abstract Impressionism

Monet, Mitchell and Abstract Impressionism

Discover Monet and Mitchell, two great figures of 20th century abstract impressionism
Elizabeth II: a pop art icon

Elizabeth II: a pop art icon

Queen Elizabeth 2 of England died on Thursday 8 September 2022, after 70 years of reign, at the age of 96. Much loved by the British people, she was also well known and appreciated throughout the world. Her Majesty also managed to become a pop art icon.
Munch's 9 most famous works

Munch's 9 most famous works

In the world of art, Munch's famous painting
Discover the world of surrealist painting

Discover the world of surrealist painting

What is surrealist painting? How to define and recognize it? Surrealism is an artistic movement that concerns all creative processes: painting, literature, music, cinema, photography, poetry, etc. Many artists participated in this moment and enriched it with their works. With Carré d'artistes, dive into the world of surrealist painting
Keith Haring, a universal work of a genius

Keith Haring, a universal work of a genius

Discover or rediscover Keith Haring, this pop art artist who painted mainly in the street, on walls or sidewalks. His characters are known worldwide. Remember the work and life of this man dedicated to the fight against all discrimination, to peace, to hope.
 How to choose your acrylic paint ?

How to choose your acrylic paint ?

Are you a beginner in art? Are you studying painting? You want to try acrylics? To keep painting a pleasure, it is important to choose the right paint. Here is information and advice on the characteristics, use and different types of acrylic paints.
Biography of Banksy

Biography of Banksy

A character as mythical as he is mysterious, Banksy has been stirring up curiosity since the 1990s. He is one of the most famous contemporary artists of the 21st century, and has established himself as a true star of the street art movement. His works, resolutely provocative, are the reflection of a deep societal commitment. However, the individual behind the paint bombs remains very discreet. What do we really know about Banksy?
The 10 most influential contemporary artists

The 10 most influential contemporary artists

They are now considered the major artists of the 21st century, from Banksy to Jeff Koons. Who are these talented artists, what are their particularities? To know more, read the article now!
5 famous artworks of street art

5 famous artworks of street art

The urban art or the street art is an artistic movement and a mode and a mode of artistic expression, which asserts itself or claims itself so from the end of the XXth century. It includes all forms of art made in the public space, and includes various techniques such as graffiti, stencil, mosaic, sticker, poster and collage, advertising or installations such as urban knitting. It should not be confused with the art in the city, the urban or public space (in English public art), and all the projects initiated by public institutions, as were the American Federal Art Project of the years 1930 or the experiments carried out in France as from the years 1960 and 1970. Translated with www.DeepL.com/Translator (free version)
8 techniques to learn oil painting

8 techniques to learn oil painting

Do you dream of taking up oil painting, but don't know where to start? It is possible, even for a beginner painter, to paint an oil painting. But it is necessary to know the basics in order to master it. Here are our 8 techniques to start oil painting.
The 5 most beautiful paintings of Frida Kahlo

The 5 most beautiful paintings of Frida Kahlo

You've heard of this artist, but you're not sure what her paintings are about? Here are explanations and anecdotes on 5 emblematic paintings of Kahlo, to become unaware of her paintings and understand the hidden meaning of her works.
Everything you need to know about nude Art

Everything you need to know about nude Art

Nude art has always fascinated man. It has been a popular theme in Western art since the middle ages and has continued to be so even today. Read on!
Evolution, importance, and reasons of nude art

Evolution, importance, and reasons of nude art

Nude art is more than just nakedness, the reasons behind it, its importance to society, and the benefits to artists attached to it
All about nude art

All about nude art

Nude painting is an art because the human body is the perfect manifestation of art. Nude art in males is a symbol of power while in women is an indication of sexuality.
Magritte: a Belgian surrealist and solar painter

Magritte: a Belgian surrealist and solar painter

René Magritte was a surrealist painter (1898-1967) of Belgian origin. He painted animal art, landscapes, nudes, portraits, cityscapes and still lifes. He is undoubtedly the most radiant Belgian painter of the 20th century.

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