It seems to be documentary season here in my house. I found another fantastic art documentary on YouTube – this time about the king of surrealism, Salvador Dali. Feel free to watch it here to discover what a unique and authentic character he was – and always true to his art: What I particularly enjoyed was the presenter’s attempt to deconstruct Dali’s art… whereas the … Continue reading Modern Masters: Salvador Dali [VIDEO]
I don’t want to start a raging art debate… oh, no, wait… I do! Acrylic paint is by far the superior medium when it comes to the question of acrylics vs oils. Consider this the artists’ practical guide to why acrylic paint is better than oil paint: 1. Acrylic dries FAST Acrylic paint dries VERY fast. Sure, you can get a retardant medium to slow … Continue reading 7 Reasons why acrylic paint is better than oil paint
Les Twins – the collective name for French twins, Larry and Laurent Bourgeois – are the dancing duo who have spent the last 7 years in the international spotlight, setting a new bar for modern dance. Here’s a sample of what they do. Sit, watch, enjoy: “So, what about the art?” you ask. The brothers Bourgeois are also both 6ft 4in tall with an established … Continue reading 4 Shades of Les Twins
What is art? Get the simple answer here and introduce yourself in the comments. I want to know who you are so we can share stories… and art, of course! Continue reading What is art?