27 Colorful Superflat Art By Takashi Murakami

Takashi Murakami

Takashi Murakami is a Japanese contemporary artist, who uses painting and sculptures as his way to express his art. He works in fine media arts, but also commercial media. One of his signature moves is blurring the line between high and low arts. Takashi first gained recognition as a sculptor during the early 1990s, when … Read more

30 Religious Renaissance Pianting By Sandro Botticelli

Sandro Botticelli

Born as Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi, he is better known as Sandro Botticelli, an Italian painter during the period of the Early Renaissance. He is best known for his mythological allegories, and his most famous works of art include Primavera, Birth of Venus, and Pallas and the Centaur. Botticelli was one of the … Read more

33 Edgar Degas’ Paintings With More Than Dancing

Edgar Degas’ Paintings

Edgar Degas was a French artist famous for his paintings, but also for his sculptures, drawings, and prints. Identified with the subject of dance, more than half of his works include ballerinas and dancers. Degas is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism. However, he rejected the term, and preferred to be called a … Read more

28 Henri Matisse Fauves Paintings Bursting With Color

Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse was a French artist, known for his use of color and for his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, but also sculptor and printmaker. Primarily, however, he is known as a painter. He is regarded as the greatest colorist of the 20th century, rivaling Pablo Picasso in the importance of his … Read more

26 Idyllic Paintings By The Controversial Thomas Kinkade

Thomas Kinkade

William Thomas Kinkade was an American painter of popular realistic, pastoral, and idyllic subjects. He is also one of the most controversial artists, and he even said so in an interview in 2001. The reason is simple, he reached his highest success by mass marketing his work as printed reproductions. Artists and critics criticize him … Read more

27 Pop Avant-Garde Mashup Art By Dillon Boy

Dillon Boy

His middle name is Dillon, and he is a boy. It is as simple as that, says the artist known as Dillon Boy. Born as James Dillon Wright, he has been painting for more than 25 years. And no, he doesn’t have a favorite piece yet. While many artists are recognizable by that one piece, … Read more

27 Iconic Pop Culture Paintings By Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

Today, there might not be a person in the United States that hasn’t heard of Andy Warhol. The American artist, director, and producer, was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. He might not have been the founder of pop art, but he was the one to bring it to … Read more