How to achieve balance in your composition? Max Kurzweil (1867 – 1916) used symmetry.
Couture’s (1815 -1879) painting is a dystopian story. What is that and what should you know about it?
Gold texture and patterns are Gustav Klimt’s (1862 – 1918) trademark. Why does this work so well?
Pieter Bruegel the elder (1525 – 1569) probably did. When is ‘horror vacui’ appropriate and when is it not?
Linear perspective makes Gustave Caillebotte’s (1848 – 1894) painting look like a photograph. How does this work?
Hokusai’s (1760-1849) print ‘The great wave’ is so popular it has its own emoticon! Why do we love this print?
Claude Lorrain (1602 – 1682) creates depth in this picture using color perspective. How does this work?
Gustave Courbet’s (1819 – 1877) selfie was part of his marketing strategy. What can we learn from this artist?