Progressing our city through THE ARTS and CREATIVE IDEAS
Artists have that unique ability to engage individuals in a very deep and personal way. Art can help us understand our humanity and the historical conditions we live in, but importantly draw us into…Continue
Impressionism was a 19th-century art movement that originated with a group of Paris-based artists whose independent exhibitions brought them to prominence during the 1870s and 1880s.
Impressionist Art originated from the idea that painter's job is to produce a convincing image of reality and that the true sensation of experiencing the effects of light, colour and realism could only be captured in the open air(En plein air) rather than from the dull surroundings…Continue
The word mural originates from the Latin word murus or "wall." Thus, mural art refers to any form of visual expression created on a wall. Mural art is a longstanding public art form that has expressed religious and political beliefs within societies.
A lot of what we learn about ancient civilizations in archaeology has to do with the murals of that culture.…
but played from the beginning by musicians of every color, Jazz celebrates all Americans at their best.
- It rewards individual expression but demands…