Famous Artists Birthdays

Famous Artist Birthdays

Have you ever wanted a mini Art History lesson every day? Our Famous Artist Birthdays compilation gives you the highlights of some of the world’s most accomplished artists and explores some of their most famous works and stylistic attributes. For those of us heavily immersed in the arts, and for those of us who just seek to…

America's Artists: The Abstract Expressionists

America’s Artists: The Abstract Expressionists

First coined by art critic Robert Coates, “Abstract Expressionism” was a 1940s post-war movement in American painting that included many of today’s most admired artists such as Jackson Pollock, Franz Kline, Mark Rothko, and Willem De Kooning. A great departure from figurative works, Abstract Expressionism has roots in Surrealism, which was prevalent in Europe before…