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All about contemporary art

Are you passionate about artistic works or do you wish to follow a training in the field of contemporary art? It is important to learn more about what it is so that you can distinguish it from other categories of art, such as modern art or classical art. What is contemporary art? Contemporary art refers to all artistic creations dating from the middle of the 20th century. It refers to all those works of art that succeeded modern art considered to have declined in 1945. In the chronology, we should therefore include all the artistic works that came into being after the Second World War. In this respect, we distinguish pop art, mural art, plastic art, video art, etc. Moreover, thanks to the emergence of technology, contemporary art has taken on a new look and is now evolving at a rapid pace. The use of scientific discoveries has made it even more dynamic and alive. Today, it is easy to make beautiful images on your wall with specialized tools. However, it should be noted that raw art, a... Read

4 accessories to make graffiti

Graffiti is one of the most expressive forms of urban art. Whether it's on a home decor or in an urban space, contemplating graffiti can be enough to make you want to learn more. This time, we're going to introduce you to the graffiti essentials. 4 accessories that will make you want to cover some graffiti wall. Aerosol can For those who love tagging on the street corner, this is practically the first accessory. For professional graffiti artists too. That is if this technique is their favorite. Indeed, you can do graffiti without necessarily using a spray can. It involves the use of other equally popular techniques such as foam, chalk, paintbrush, or airbrush which gives that air of a spray gun. The aerosol can is a bottle with a spray nozzle that can be activated to create designs. Marker This timeless decoration tool can be used for drawing, painting, and graffiti! A whole graffiti technique has been developed for its use in the street art world. To paint with a felt pen, you just h... Read

All about street art

To the delight of art lovers, contemporary art is expressed on different fronts. A painting, a picture, a photo, graffiti on the walls of your room, or even on the street. Street art is therefore only one form of art among many others. However, from the way it is done to the place where it is done, everything distinguishes it from other types of art that are blossoming every day. When art meets the street Still known as urban art to some, street art is a form of artistic expression that has come to life through contact with the street. More than scribbles of characters, letters, or graphic representations of all kinds, street art claims to be an artistic movement. It takes off towards the end of the XX th century to progressively impose itself in the urban environment. With a good brushstroke, anyone can tag a wall. But it takes more to join the club of graffiti artists for whom street art is not only about drawings. Banksy and Mick the Rock are among others, some figures of this libe... Read

Focus on the longest graffiti walls in the world

Contemporary art is not only found in art paintings. It is also found in the frescoes and drawings that decorate the walls of our streets. With the development of urban art, street art expresses itself even better and the graffiti walls are getting longer and longer. A detour to the longest graffiti walls in the world. Misha's wall This fresco, which extends over more than 10 thousand square meters, is made by the young Russian graffiti artist Misha Most. The origin of this impressive wall is the 2017 ArtOvrag festival, which was part of the joint celebration of the anniversary of the United Metallurgical Company and 260 years of Vyksa. His painting, which stands as one of the longest works of street art at the moment, evokes clichés of mechanical and scientific evolution, not to mention a touch of Russian cosmic philosophy. It's enough to take a long walk of discovery under a wall of hypnotic art bubbles. The Rehlatna wall This jewel of street art was created in the United Arab Emira... Read

Who are the most influential contemporary artists of the moment?

History has known its share of artists as brilliant as each other. Paintings, sculptures, drawings, etc. This jewel of the arts knows every day, even more, determining turns. With it, the contemporary artists constantly making a name for themselves and their works. Damien Hirst "For the Love of God" is one of the most important works of contemporary art. This diamond-coated skull is signed by Damien Hirst. The famous British artist and Turner Prize winner has been on the scene since the end of the twentieth century when he appeared as one of the figures of the Young British Artists. Apart from his blue boxes in which animals bathe, he takes his time in the realization of works inspired by death, but also of quite varied subjects of life. Zeng Fanzhi He is known for his masked characters. Even if the basic idea seems simple, his works are distinguished by pop culture, but also its history and the history of China which it is impregnated. His adaptation of the Last Supper in 2001 made h... Read

The most beautiful sculptures in the world

Whether they are made of marble, stone, bronze, or wood among others, sculptures are erected, as famous as beautiful around the world. Places, characters, stories... They can leave you with various quite remarkable imprints. For you, a selection whose beauty makes all the difference. The Colossus of the Apennines We owe this Florentine sculpture to the genius of the Flemish artist Giambologna. This giant of several meters, which sits in the park of Pratolino, is a work of art that has combined architecture and nature. In the hollow of its rocky feet are several pieces that have so many stories to tell after five centuries. Popped up Still in the lot of giants, Popped up, this giant, which tries in vain to emerge from the ground. It is a contemporary creation of Hervé Loranth Ervin that sits on Széchenyi Square in Budapest. The Art Market Budapest 2014 saw its birth. The travelers These works from Bruno Catalano's collection are well named. They represent characters that disappear, giv... Read