As opposed to Impressionism, in which the emphasis was on the reality of the created paint surface itself, Symbolism was both an artistic and a literary movement that suggested ideas through symbols and emphasized the meaning behind the forms, lines, shapes, and colors.
Photorealism is a genre in paintings, which came out in about the same era as conceptual art, Pop Art, and Minimalism, expressing a strong realism interest in art. Amongst many names, Yigal Ozeri was one of the masters of Photorealism.
Modestas Malinauskas is a Lithuanian artist who has fantasies about ethereal cracking ships can freely sail in the ocean. In his paintings, each ship tells a particular story, only that every single one of them belongs to the similar magical fantasy world.
Justyna Kopania is a Polish artist who creates these beautiful autumn oil painting series. Overflowing with warm color, such paintings discover the many different moods of a fall landscape.
My name is Aron Wiesenfeld. I call my paintings the rites of passage. It’s a kind of search for clarity in this very uncertain world. That’s why I carefully blend my paintings with that of drawings.