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Impressionism: A French Art Movement

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…


Added by Rodolfo Morais on August 16, 2011 at 1:02am — No Comments

"Artes Por Todos!" An International Arts Event to Benefit Partners of the Americas

The Arts really are for everyone! That is why I am organizing this special arts event featuring the work of international artists from across the Americas. Something for every taste and style. And, somethiing for every budget!

This event aims to bring imagination and creativity into peoples' lives while at the same time supporting local and international artists, as well as supporting an organization I have been committeed to for many years. All…


Added by Lisa Martin on August 13, 2011 at 2:04am — No Comments

A brief history of Mural Painting

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.…


Added by Rodolfo Morais on July 16, 2011 at 9:05pm — 3 Comments

You can tell a person by their eyes.

You can always tell a person by their eyes.

Through the eyes a persons true spirit – their soul is reflected. I strive through my current artwork portraits to reveal glimpses of that persons spirit brought to life in paint.

When you see the luster of the pure colors returning the light from the surface of the once white canvas, my desire is that the viewer will feel something. Will be moved, and see the spirit told by that individual. My ambition is that each painting, as…


Added by RB Anderson on June 16, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments

I love Smooth Jazz


Added by Jackie Ohlsen on August 14, 2012 at 8:33pm — 1 Comment

Celebrate, Beautify and Unify Tucson! Barrio Centro Community Mural Unveiling

Celebrate, Beautify and Unify Tucson!

Barrio Centro Community Mural Unveiling


The Barrio Centro Association and Tucson Arts Brigade invite the entire community to celebrate the unveiling of the Barrio Centro Community Mural on Saturday, June 18th from 6:30 - 8:30 pm at Lucky Wishbone, 2712 E. 22nd Street.  Join us for this free, fun-filled family event with food, music, speakers and performances. …


Added by Michael B Schwartz on June 4, 2011 at 6:10pm — 2 Comments

Jazz - The American life and story


Born in the black community of turn-of-the-century New Orleans,

but played from the beginning by musicians of every color, Jazz celebrates all Americans at their best.

  • It rewards individual expression but demands…

Added by Rodolfo Morais on May 21, 2011 at 9:07pm — No Comments


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