Monday, January 31, 2011

Van Gogh Starry Night Painting Analysis

Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night Painting: Giving Light to the Uncertainties that come at Night time

Van Gogh Starry Night Painting

Starry Night painting is one of the many creations of the very controversial Vincent Van Gogh. It is an oil painting that was created way back in June of 1889 while he is kept under the custody of the Saint Remy of Provence Psychiatric Hospital.

"Starry Night" is the painting of Vincent Van Gogh’s bizarre mind during that time. The year before he painted the piece, he got into a major fight with his most trusted friend, Gaugin and as the argument heated up, Vincent lose control of his better thinking that made it possible for him to cut his own right ear.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Picasso Les Demoiselles d'Avignon Painting Analysis

"Les Demoiselles d' Avignon": A Deeper Look into the Women of Barcelona

Picasso Les Demoiselles d'Avignon
Pablo Picasso as many collectors know is one of the few artists who made an outstanding mark on people of all generations. Les Demoiselles d' Avignon is one of the famous painting of Picasso that dates back in 1907 and has become the classic piece that launched cubism on 20th century art as it highlights the women of Barcelona in a very artistic way.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Klimt The Kiss Painting Analysis

According to the world art history, The Kiss is probably Gustav Klimt's most famous painting of his so-called 'Golden Period' (1898 - 1908) when most of his masterpiece artworks utilized gold leaf. Klimt start The Kiss on 1907 when he was 45 and still lived with his mother, and finished in 1908. The Kiss painting is widely considered to be the greatest painting ever, better than even the Mona Lisa.

What make The Kiss outstanding from other paintings?