Category Archives: Artist

Crystal Cubism Art (1915-1916)

Crystal Cubism is a distilled form of Cubism consistent with a shift, between 1915 and 1916, towards a strong emphasis on flat surface activity and large overlapping geometric planes. The primacy of

Vincent van Gogh – The Story

A unique tv documentary of the life and the works of Vincent van Gogh. For 60 minutes we are travelling with Vincent in a geographical reconstruction of his life. The documentary shows

Art: The Rules of Abstraction

This documentary charts the rise of abstract art over the last 100 years, whilst trying to answer a set of basic questions that many people have about this often-baffling art form. How

Power of Art – Picasso

Power of Art - Picasso. Released in 2006 in the U.K., this clip is part of a video of a Simon Schama TV series entitled "Power of Art" which recounts a glimpse

Paul Gauguin – Maker of Myth Series

Gauguin Artist Maker of Myth Series. Eugene Henri Paul Gauguin (June 7, 1848 – May 8, 1903) was a leading French Post-Impressionist artist. He was an important figure in the Symbolist movement

Power of Art: Sculpture Artist Bernini

Power of Art. Sculpture Artist Bernini. Gian Lorenzo Bernini of Naples, 7 December 1598 – Rome, 28 November 1680 was an Italian artist who worked principally in Rome. He was the leading

Modern Women: Artist Lee Bontecou

Modern Women. Sculpture Artist Lee Bontecou. Check out this great video about the sculpture artist Lee Bontecou. She has some pretty wild and amazing sculptures. Images courtesy of Lee Bontecou and The

The Divine Michelangelo Documentary 19-24

The Divine Michelangelo Documentary 19-24. To produce one of the world’s great masterpieces is impressive. To create three is truly astonishing – but this is exactly what Michelangelo did five hundred years

The Divine Michelangelo Documentary 13-18

The Divine Michelangelo Documentary 13-18. To produce one of the world’s great masterpieces is impressive. To create three is truly astonishing – but this is exactly what Michelangelo did five hundred years

The Divine Michelangelo Documentary 7-12

The Divine Michelangelo Documentary 7-12. To produce one of the world’s great masterpieces is impressive. To create three is truly astonishing – but this is exactly what Michelangelo did five hundred years

The Divine Michelangelo Documentary 1-6

The Divine Michelangelo Documentary 1-6. To produce one of the world’s great masterpieces is impressive. To create three is truly astonishing – but this is exactly what Michelangelo did five hundred years

Tire Sculptures by Yong Ho Ji

Tire Sculptures by Yong Ho Ji. In the animal-like forms Yong Ho Ji created with the tire, the forms are generally realistic and refined, despite the rough texture of the tire used