Fine Art

How Japonisme Shaped Modern Art

How Japonisme Shaped Modern Art

Coined in the late 19th century to describe the Western craze for Japanese art and design, Japonisme blossomed after Japanese Isolationism ended in 1853.

The Birth of Bohemian Culture

The Birth of Bohemian Culture

Unorthodox and anti-establishment, bohemian culture despised convention and rejected bourgeois values, as artists embraced a new-found artistic freedom.

What is Abstract Art?

What is Abstract Art?

From Kandinsky to Pollock, here's a brief overview of iconic abstract artists, the history of the movement & key techniques. Ready to test your knowledge?