10 Most Significant Artists of the Dutch Golden Age Painting
Rembrandt, Vermeer and Hals were not the only artists who worked during this period.
The Raw Truth About the Idyllic Winter Landscapes of Pieter Bruegel the Elder
They are infinitely far removed from Christmas cards and remind us of the merciless beauty of the cold we can experience.
Trick Mirrors in Paintings by Famous Artists: from Van Eyck to Serov, from Strange to Scary
7 paintings with mirrors that you should take a closer look at
Encyclopedia of Methods
Along with monotypy, lithography belongs to the group of flat printing techniques, but this is where their similarities seem to end. Lithography appeared in 1796 or 1798, thanks to Johann Alois Senefelder, a typographer from Munich. Initially, they took an imprint from a drawing on a stone slab, usually limestone, which gave the name for the method (ancient Greek λίθος “stone” + γράφω “I write…
Surrealism 3D Art: Dalí, Disney — Destino!
Salvador Dalí considered Walt Disney a surrealist, and maybe it was the reason why the Great Mystic collaborated with the Great Animator in 1946. The viewers could only see the result in 2003, thus in the autumn of 2013 they celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Destino cartoon. What a destiny!
The first horse by Disney
The American author of world-famous animation characters, Walt Disney painted his first drawings on a wall, being 4 years old. Young Walt spent his childhood on the farm and most liked to draw animals. At the age of eight, he received the first nickel for drawing the veterinary's favourite horse.