Émile Friant (16 April 1863 – 9 June 1932) was a French artist. Friant was born in the commune of Dieuze. He would later be forced to flee to Nancy by the encroachment of the Kingdom of Prussia’s soldiers. He exhibited paintings throughout his lifetime at the Paris Salon. Friant created works in charcoal, oil, […]
Julie Mehretu (born 1970 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia) is an artist, best known for her densely layered abstract paintings and prints. She is best known for her large-scale paintings that take the abstract energy, topography, and sensibility of global urban landscapes as a source of inspiration.
Nancy Spero (August 24, 1926 – October 18, 2009) was an American visual artist. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Spero lived for much of her life in New York City.
There is this Marija Tiurina a UK-based artist who has crafted a new series called “Untranslatable Words” for NeonMob. It contains fourteen detailed illustrations that convey these moments for which no single English word can describe.
Can you imagine that some Disney animals were a live as humans? There is this Pugletto, an artist in Wisconsin, who takes this a step further by re-drawing those characters as she thinks they might look as humans. Just check out what she did with those Disney animal imagery.
Are you familiar with Cecil everyone? He is the famous lion from Zimbabwe who was recently killed by a dentist as a trophy. And it is this Aaron Blaise, a former Disney animator who has worked on classic characters from Lion King, Beauty & The Beast, Mulan and other Disney classics. It’s Blaise who has created a […]
a Swedish illustrator by the name of Alexander Jansson describes himself on Facebook as “some kind of “artist”.
Käthe Kollwitz offers us an excellent example of how a bones structure, muscle flesh with old skin lady representation of oneself can overflow with expression and meaning. Her expression about misery and poor its felt deeply sorrow. It is believed Kollwitz suffered anxiety during her childhood due to the death of her siblings, including the […]
Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July 1898 – 31 August 1986) was an icon English artist. Moore was born in Castleford, the son of a coal miner. He became well-known through his carved marble and larger-scale abstract cast bronze sculptures, and was instrumental in introducing a particular form of modernism to the United Kingdom.
Lucian Michael Freud (/ˈluː.si.ən ˈfrɔɪd/; 8 December 1922 – 20 July 2011) was a German-born British painter and draftsman, specialising in figurative art, and is known as one of the foremost 20th-century portraitists. He was born in Berlin, the son of a Jewish architect and the grandson of Sigmund Freud. His family moved to Britain in […]