Category: Art Education

Understanding the New Pop Art

Understanding the New Pop Art

In production now for distribution in March 2013: a special issue on connections between visual art, mass media, popular culture and digital technologies.   The contemporary pop art genre is heavily influenced by hip hop culture;...

Black Humor

Black Humor

By Fred Camper The wispy, poetic tentativeness of Zoe Charlton’s figures recalls the soft focus of Gerhard Richter. But where Richter’s objective was to question the meaning of painting, Charlton’s two paintings and 24...

Royal Academy of Arts, an Artistic Showpiece

Royal Academy of Arts, an Artistic Showpiece

Auburn Silver The Royal Academy of Arts in London will delight any visitor to the British capital who admires quality art. The Academy aims to promote the artistic sphere in the United Kingdom, enabling...

The World’s Best Art Consultancy

The World’s Best Art Consultancy

Art Exchange The World\’s Best Art Consultancy art-exchange.com unveils Release III of its art tool for designers The Future Art Consultancy Locating and placing artwork in a design project is arguably the most difficult...

Contemporary and Antique Art Work Available on Online Art Gallery San Diego

Contemporary and Antique Art Work Available on Online Art Gallery San Diego

by Katie Winchester Many people love colleting collecting antiques. In such cases art gallery San Diego proves to be an ideal choice. They have ample collections of art pieces for your space. However you...

$228k for one of the greatest African-American artists

$228k for one of the greatest African-American artists

by Paul Fraser An important painting in the history of African-American visual art featured alongside this very unique Sargent Claude Johnson sculpture at Swann Auction Galleries’ African Americana Printed & Manuscript auction, last Tuesday...

Why Is the Division Between Africans and African Americans

Why Is the Division Between Africans and African Americans

by Mabi Conti Why is the division between Africans and African Americans? “You can bend a knee, but not a heart” Why is the division between Africans and African Americans? Why do we talk...

African American Paintings

African American Paintings

by Benicio Brown African American paintings are in high demand, we know that for sure. The mixture of the two cultures combined into one form of art is truly beautiful, but what are the...

African American Quilting on the Rise

African American Quilting on the Rise

by Janet Blackwell African American quilting is on the rise in the US. The 2010 Quilting in AmericaTM survey, points to a 65% increase in the number of black quilters in the last decade....

As an artist, am I identifying with my art?

As an artist, am I identifying with my art?

by Eric Michot As an artist, am I identifying with my art? Do I become the product of my own creation as I am expressing what appears to be my creation? Am I creating...

The Splendor of African American Art

The Splendor of African American Art

Author: johan lopes Although African American art is popular today in the United States, this form of art owes its origins to the local art of Central and West Africa. This art saw growth...

Buying Contemporary African American Art

Buying Contemporary African American Art

Author: Maigida Africanarts Contemporary African American art is rapidly becoming a popular way to enhance your home d�cor. With its earthly tones and natural lines, African American art is not only beautiful to look...

The Importance of Modern African American Art

The Importance of Modern African American Art

Author: Maigida Africanarts Whether you’re interested in adding modern African American art to your home collection or are just looking to integrate this art style into your décor, it’s imperative that you learn more...

A virtual space for Art Collectors

A virtual space for Art Collectors

Author: Raj The new millennia has seen the world go online ranging from the normal emails to the buying stuff online ranging from groceries, books, tickets almost everything became available in the virtual space....

Theoretical Approaches to Learning Art

Theoretical Approaches to Learning Art

Author: Maritza M. Conde Theoretical Approaches to Learning Art ‘Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.’ Picasso As educational leaders, it is our task...