Street art: Fighting against the status quo

From peculiarly altered street signs to the graffitied walls of sprawling urban cities, street art has the power to alter what would otherwise be an average walk to work.

Art Glossary

What’s the difference between modern and contemporary art?

Chances are, you’ve used the word ‘modern’ to mean ‘contemporary’ and ‘contemporary’ to mean ‘modern’. Potato-potarto, eh? Well, when it comes to art, it’s more like potato-tomato.

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Boom! Pop! Whaam! The story of Pop Art

As the TV replaced the radio, American life became overwhelmed with imagery of pop culture and mass advertising. Cue the soup cans and Marilyn Monroe’s windswept dress.

Art Glossary

Unusual wall art: Make your home pop

5 tips and tricks to help you stand-out from the art loving crowd.

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Who is Frida Kahlo? A visual language of pain, colour and Mexican magic

Frida Kahlo’s unconventional paintings have become a symbol of hope, suffering and strength.

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Minimalist art: will it work in my home?

Minimalist art might be considered devoid of colour and joy, perhaps even outdated. But it can actually create a striking statement within the home and stands up to a number of interior décor trends.

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The enigmatic world of Vincent Van Gogh

Van Gogh's art has inspired and captivated many. He wasn't just a man who cut his ear off.

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Seascape art: Bring the beach indoors

Dreaming of living by the seaside but stuck in the middle of a continent? Decorate your home with seascape art and feel beachy keen.

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What is fine art photography?

At first glance, photos may seem to be a snapshot of reality, but when it comes to fine art photography, it's more than just a pretty selfie. Let's go behind the lens.

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Photorealism: This is real talk

These artworks are paintings and drawings, not photographs. We bet you’re just as shocked as us.

Art Glossary

Art Glossary

Your ultimate art history guide. From the rise of abstract art to Monet’s impressionist landscapes, learn more about the personalities, ideas and styles throughout art history.

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