French artist Henri Matisse, revered for innovating the use of vivid color, held tremendous influence over 20th-century art, and his legacy endures today.
Social Realism can be traced back to the 18th century, reaching its peak in the 20th century. One could argue that it transcends place and time.
The Golden Ratio, golden section, divine proportion, or the rule of thirds, has been used by artists to give their work a certain 'je ne sais quoi'.
For centuries, liquor decanters served a practical purpose, but the development of crystal elevated decanting from a necessity to a status symbol.
Many artists and jewelrs have taken inspiration from this time-honored pastime and used the chess board as a canvas for grand, extravagant visions.
Helen Frankenthaler was among the most significant American abstract artists of the 20th century, celebrated for her contribution to Color Field painting.
From inspiring each other’s work to capturing each other’s likenesses, Edouard Manet and Edgar Degas were as much rivals as they were friends.
Also known as “artesanía,” from practical pottery to ornamental tinwork, Mexican folk art has been a keystone of the country’s culture since 1500 B.C.
Anamorphic artists engage with reality in a way that invites the viewer to look a little harder, or interact a little differently.
As much storyteller as artist, the vibrant, sinuous, energetic art of Ernie Barnes is a depiction of Black American culture.