What is Triptych Art?

Triptych Art The term triptych is a Greek word that means ‘three folds’. It’s majorly used in the fine art to describe a specific painting that originally consists of three parts with two small wings and a large central panel that are fixed together using hinges. Once the wings are closed, they tend to move… Continue reading What is Triptych Art?

Canvas Prints – What Options Do You Have?

Canvas printing is something that has come a long way over the past few years.  Previously, photos that were printed to canvas didn’t look like they were actually painted on by hand.  Now, the photos that are printed look much more personal.  There are also some great effects that can be used to enhance your… Continue reading Canvas Prints – What Options Do You Have?

Jackson Pollock 1912-1956 painter

Jackson Pollock was one of the leading figures of modern American painting, and one of the most important Abstract Expressionists. After an itinerant and impoverished childhood, he moved with his family to Los Angeles in 1924, and in 1930 made his way to New York. He enrolled as a student at the Art Students League,… Continue reading Jackson Pollock 1912-1956 painter

Abstract Art is Complex to Explain

Abstract art will delight some and mystify others; therefore, it is necessary to define it, so that the viewer may decide for himself what is real and true. Abstract art springs from many sources, from the roots of Art Nouveau with its curlicues and swirls of industrial designer-type art and Cubism, that jagged sense of… Continue reading Abstract Art is Complex to Explain