Artistic carving on the leaves
Artistic carving on the leaves - this is what the Chinese masters of Longal Craft Co., Ltd. have been doing for several years. They perform unusual and unique works made…

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RUSSIAN ACADEMY OF ARTS. ST. PETERSBURG
In 2007, the Russian Academy of Arts celebrates its 250th anniversary. November 17, 1757 (old style - November 6) - The governing senate of the Russian Empire adopted a decree…

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HISTORY OF THE APPEARANCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF HOMELESS ART

Painting thread
“The tapestry is a beauty, slowly created by warm skillful hands, a calm mind and a sensitive soul.”
I.Dvorkina
Today, a variety of arts and crafts, traditionally called “tapestry”, acts as a complex artistic phenomenon that combines the qualities of several genres at once – from “hand weaving” to “textile” sculpture.
Initially, the concept of tapestry was a method of producing fabric that looked like a wall lint-free carpet with a plot or ornamental composition. This carpet was woven by hand, from colored or silk threads through their weave. Continue reading

HISTORY OF DEVELOPMENT OF LANDSCAPE GENRE

Translated from the French word “landscape” (paysage) means “nature”. That is what the genre is called in art, the main task of which is the reproduction of natural or changed by man nature.
In addition, the landscape is a particular artistic work in painting or graphics, showing the viewer nature. The “hero” of such a work is a natural motive, invented by the author.
Elements of the landscape can be found already in rock art. In the Neolithic era, primitive craftsmen schematically depicted on the walls of the caves of a river or a lake, trees and boulders. On the Tassilin-Adjer Plateau in the Sahara, drawings with scenes of hunting and herding herds were discovered. Next to the figures of animals and man, the ancient artist schematically painted a simple landscape, not giving the opportunity to specify the scene of action. In the art of the Ancient East and Crete, the landscape motif is a rather common detail of wall paintings. Thus, not far from the village of Beni Hassan in Middle Egypt were found rock tombs of ancient Egyptian rulers who lived in the 21-20 centuries BC. Continue reading

TINA MODOTTI - THE BRIGHT STAR OF THE PHOTO ART OF THE FIRST HALF OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
Biography of Tina Modotti  is replete with a lot of interesting facts, which makes it look like a plot of a dramatic film. Creativity Tina Modotti is closely connected with…

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HOW TO MAKE BEAUTIFUL AUTUMN PHOTOS
Autumn opens up a wide range of photographic possibilities, especially for those who love rich colors and capricious weather. With rapidly changing landscapes, colorful paintings and shorter days, it is…

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