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Perspective Theory – Filippo Brunelleschi

9 Dec , 2018 Article

Perspective Theory – Filippo Brunelleschi

Linear perspective, a system of creating an illusion of depth on a flat surface. All parallel lines (orthogonals) in a painting or drawing using this system converge in a single vanishing point on the composition’s horizon line. Filippo Brunelleschi (Italian: [fiˈlippo brunelˈleski]; 1377 – April 15, 1446) was an Italian designer and a key figure […]

Secret Knowledge – David Hockney

9 Dec , 2018 Article

Secret Knowledge – David Hockney

BBC David Hockney’s Secret Knowledge 1of2 DivX MP3 MVGForum Artist David Hockney reveals startling evidence which suggests that cameras have been a secret tool for artists since the 15th century, a discovery that solves century-old mysteries surrounding famous paintings. Presented by Kirsty Wark, and filmed in Bruges, Florence and a stunning Hockney-designed set in Hollywood. […]

Giclee Prints

8 Dec , 2018 Article

Giclee Prints

Reproduction Print Sales Impact Artists in a Big Way The commercialization of the art business is nowhere more evident than in the marketing of reproduction prints, particularly giclees (computer prints of digital files) by businesses presenting themselves as fine art publishing companies. These days, many artists are also publishing digital prints of their art. The […]