The Biggest Influences In Art History

The Biggest Influences In Art History

From Mona Lisa to Jackson Pollack splatters and O’Keeffe horizons, every artist had to start somewhere. While many of today’s most recognizable artisans carry a style as instantly identifiable as their names, many of them looked to the greats preceding...
Anatoly’s Art History: Romanticism

Anatoly’s Art History: Romanticism

You may consider me a “non-practicing” artist. Although I am by no means an expert in art history, I do find fascination in evolution of art among various eras. Considering my art in the form of writing, I do take time to share art history by shedding light to the...
Anatoly’s Art History: Neoclassical Art

Anatoly’s Art History: Neoclassical Art

  I don’t have a background in art. I’m not much of an artist myself. I don’t do much painting anymore, nor do I sculpt or draw. But just as you don’t have to play baseball to watch the Dodgers or play football to watch your local team, I love art despite not...
Anatoly’s Art History: Stonehenge

Anatoly’s Art History: Stonehenge

Bringing yourself in touch with the art & culture of a time period can be achieved easily by narrowing your focus of concentration to a type of art or specific culture.  Breaking down art history into its five distinct categories in a recent post, I’ve decided to...