“Art for Art” as a new trend on Art New York 2018

The name «Art for Art» [1]  represents the concept, in the basis of which lies the idea of the value and significance of the piece of art as an act of creation and self-expression. It takes the artwork as self-sufficient art product being independent from the personality of its creator. This direction denies the social influence of the artist’s name on [...]

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“Art For Art” movement

Art for Art is one of the latest trends in contemporary art based on the principle of the Anonymity. Art for Art is a name  of movement in contemporary art. This [...]

JOHN ATWOOD-ARTIST

JOHN ATWOOD John Atwood is a contemporary figurative painter and an recognized artist in the Urban Art but for this time "Atwood" is not a real name because he decided to [...]

Who Is The Artist? Thoughts on Anonymous Street Art

Emily Colucci An anonymous street art work in Brooklyn with a graffiti appendage added on.  Evacuated from my Lower Manhattan apartment and hiding from Hurricane [...]

Anonymity, pseudonymity, and outsider art

Konstantinos Vassiliou Department of Visual and Applied  Arts, University of Western Macedonia, Fiorina, Greece Pseudonymity has proved to be a vital practice for [...]

Harry Carlson – Artist. Great new Exhibitions coming!

  Harry Carlson — it is a monicker of a recognized artist but working under a pseudonym. The idea being to be recognized for his work in the work above all and [...]

Art and Individuality in modern Society

Contemporary Art comes more and more influential on individual perception Daniel Rottenberg Modern society has crossed over the line separating the individual [...]

We Spoke to the Artist Fixing Cracks in the Sidewalk With Gold

Rachel Sussman’s ‘Sidewalk Kintsukuroi’ series brings a traditional Japanese art practice to the streets. Stafford Vice In the Spring of 2014, after spending a [...]

“Art For Art” as a new performance in Contemporary visual arts

“Art for Art” as one of the latest trends in contemporary art based on the principle of the anonymity. Franck Monsonego This performance is the artworks of a group [...]

Lush, Vibrant Paintings Depict the Magic of Growing Up Outdoors

Ewa Recinos Most of our childhood memories revolve around play: the games we made up, the imaginary friends we created, and the places where we felt the most carefree. [...]

Celestial Galaxies Explode in These Gorgeous Fluid Paintings

Nathaniel Ainley Aluminum prints of smokey multi colored clouds might look like impressions of an exploding star in some far-off galaxy, but actually, they're fluid paintings [...]