Silent, Soothing, and Desolate Landscape Painting By David Hockney

David Hockney, OM, CH, RA (born 9 July 1937) is an English painter, draughtsman, printmaker, stage designer and photographer. An important contributor to the pop art movement of the 1960s, he is considered one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century. Hockney has a home and studio in Kensington, London and two […]

Legend of Indonesian Painter : Affandi

Affandi (1907 – May 23, 1990) was an Indonesian artist. Born in Cirebon, West Java, as the son of R. Koesoema, who was a surveyor at a local sugar factory, Affandi finished his upper secondary school in Jakarta. He gave up his studies to pursue his desire to become an artist. Beginning in 1934, Affandi […]

GWK Bali, One of Best Gigantic Sculpture in The World

I Nyoman Nuarta (born in Tabanan, Bali, November 14, 1951) was a sculptor Indonesia and one of the pioneers of the New Art Movement (1976). He is best known for his masterpiece like the Statue of Garuda Wisnu Kencana (Badung, Bali), Monument Jalesveva Jayamahe (Surabaya), as well as the Proclamation Monument Indonesia (Jakarta). Nyoman Nuarta […]

Guernica : Picasso’s Most Influential Painting

Guernica is a one of epic artwork from Picasso, Guernica is a town in the province of Biscay in Basque Country. During the Spanish Civil War, it was regarded as the northern bastion of the Republican resistance movement and the center of Basque culture, adding to its significance as a target     Guernica is a […]

Monet : Five Most Influential Painting

Claude Monet was a famous French painter whose work gave a name to the art movement Impressionism, which was concerned with capturing light and natural forms. (biography.com) One of the most famous painters in the history of art and a leading figure in the Impressionist movement, whose works can be seen in museums around the […]

From Rare Darkness Imagination into Hit Popular Mainstream : H.R Giger

Hans Rudolf “Ruedi” Giger ( 5 February 1940 – 12 May 2014) was a Swiss surrealist painter, whose style was adapted for many forms of media, including record-albums, furniture and tattoo-art. The Zurich-based artist was best known for airbrush images of humans and machines linked together in a cold ‘biomechanical’ relationship. Later he abandoned airbrush work for […]

His Work Seems More Alive Today than of any Artist of His Era

Francis Picabia, one of the grandest, most mordant exemplars of early modernism, and perhaps the least familiar. One imagines that the artist was too slippery or contradictory for the museum, too much of a prankster and publicity hound. Born to wealth, he never struggled as an artist and had a reputation, partly intended, as a playboy. […]

Zen Spirit Painting from Mahaguru Srihadi Soedarsono

Widely recognized one of the most eminent representatives of Indonesian art, Srihadi Soedarsono is best known for his expressionistic interpretations of vast landscapes, glorious horizons and Javanese and Balinese dancers. In a career that spans over seven decades, he has developed his unique style characterized by the expressionistic and bold use of color. Unafraid of […]