Nowadays, more and more people tend to have at home, not just a cheap copy, or “Chinese stamping of the picture”, but author’s works written in oil paints.
So why do more and more people want to see at home even a copy of the famous oil painting, but always made by hand, without the use of stamping and other technical means.
Since ancient times, people believed that images, especially paintings, have a strong energy effect on a person and his condition. Continue reading
Contemplating the paintings of contemporary artists working in the genres of surrealism, cubism, pop art, conceptualism, postmodernism, and others, one can’t help but wonder whether realistic images are necessary or avoided in art.
On the one hand, the abundance of photographs and the creation of videos can completely compensate for the lack of natural forms in painting and architecture, but on the other hand, the hyperrealism that emerged in the seventies suggests that the need for a reliable image of objects in the surrounding reality is an important and integral component of modern life. Continue reading