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African Art Along the Ages

For over fifty years artists, students, and collectors have been stirred by the aesthetic qualities of African art forms found in museums and private collections of Europe and America. Yet it is still difficult for the interested individual to find the information about their creators and cultural background that would give a richer understanding of [...]

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Language Of Painting In Ancient China

The painters of Ancient China, swiftly brushing ink and watercolors on silk, were not content merely to imitate nature. They set themselves a more elusive and challenging goal: to capture the spirit as well as the form of their subjects. According to the influential Fifth Century art critic, Hsieh Ho, a painter needed to fulfill [...]

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The Art of Printing in Ancient China

One of China’s most important contributions to civilization was the invention of printing, a revolutionary development that took place in the Eighth Century, some 700 years before it appeared in Europe. Made possible by two other Chinese in­ventions, paper and ink, printing was at first largely confined to copying Buddhist scriptures. But within 200 years [...]

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Ghana Beads

History Ghana boasts being home to Africa’s largest bead markets, with Ghanaian beads enjoying a long history in the West African country. Beads were once a form of currency in Ghana used to purchase various types of goods including alcohol and textiles. However, the darker history of beads in Ghana was their use in the [...]

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Breckenridge Ice Sculpture Competition

People from all over the world enter the annual Breckenridge ice sculpture competition. The event, sponsored by Budweiser and Cadillac, attracts competitors from Canada, Estonia, Germany and Lativa. Continue reading for more information about seeing the Breckenridge ice sculpture competition.The Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championships presented by Cadillac are held each January. Teams of sculptors [...]

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French Chefs Embroidery Designs

Are you a fan of embroidery and want to learn to do it, or want to give embroidery as a gift? One of the most popular kinds of embroidery designs is French chefs and to learn more about these read our guide for more facts and information…In recent years French chef theme home décor has [...]

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Breckenridge Ice Carving Festival

Every year, Budweiser along with Cadillac sponsor a Breckenridge ice carving festival. The annual event is usually held in January. Continue reading for more information about how you can enjoy a Breckenridge ice carving festival… Transportation The ice carvings and snow sculptures are located around the RiverwalkCenter at 150 West Adams Avenue near Main Street. You [...]

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Mexican Antique Folk Art

Mexican antique folk art depicts the influence of numerous cultures pertinent to the indigenous people of Mesoamerica, dating back to over 2000 years. The rich and varied art includes basketry, wood carvings, metalwork, leather embossing and more. Read our guide for more facts and information…Aesthetics of antique Mexican folk art The folk art forms of [...]

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Japanese Garden Art

Japanese garden art comes in a variety of different forms. To find out more about artistic expressions that take their inspiration from the gardens of Japan read on…Japanese gardens have been around for centuries. They are a beautiful work of art. NIWA is the word for Japanese garden, meaning “pure place”. This comes from the [...]

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Museums Barcelona Spain

Are you going on holiday to Barcelona in Spain? Do you want to know what museums to go to in Barcelona? Our guide to museums in Barcelona provides you with information on the best museums in Barcelona.Barcelona is a major European city with a wealth of things to do to keep you interested. Many young [...]

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Museums Madrid Spain

Are you interested in visiting some museums in Madrid? Want to know what museums Madrid has to offer? Here we’ve put together some useful information you’ll want to know about museums in Madrid.Madrid is the capital city of Spain and has a plethora of interesting things to do. Many people come to Madrid for the [...]

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Museums Valencia Spain

Are you going to Valencia in Spain on holiday? Do you want to know where the best museums in Valencia are? Our guide to museums in Valencia gives you the facts & information you’ll want to know.Valencia in spain has a population of roughly 750,000 people making it the third largest city in Spain. Valencia [...]

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Turkish Arts

Looking for information on Turkish arts? Here we run you through some basic information on the arts of Turkey from the Ottoman Empire to modern Turkish state.The first main contributions that the Turkish made to the arts coincided with the zenith of Ottoman power between the 16th-18th centuries. Aside from the splendid and unique Ottoman [...]

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The Arts in Argentina

Are you looking for some information on the arts of Argentina? Whether it is cinema, literature, music or visual arts we run you through some basics of Argentinean art.Cinema in Argentina Although not one of the high profile makers of film, Argentina has enjoyed some success in cinema and film-making. Famous directors include Luis Puenzo [...]

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Art in Cuba

Are you interested in the art of Cuba? Do you want to experience some of the art of Cuba while on holiday in Cuba? Our guide to art in Cuba gives you the facts and information you’ll want to know about art in Cuba.Cuba was not particularly known for its art prior to the revolution [...]

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Christian Art in Italy

Are you interested in the Christian art of Italy? Would you like to see some Christian art on your next holiday to Italy? Our guide to Christian art in Italy gives you the facts & information you’ll want to knowThe history of Christian art in Italy begins with the rise of the Byzantine Empire. The [...]

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Renaissance Art in Italy

Are you interested in renaissance art and want to learn more? Do you want to see some renaissance art on you holiday to Italy? Our guide to renaissance art in Italy gives you the facts & information you’ll want to know.Origins of Renaissance Art in Italy The origins of the renaissance movement are found in [...]

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Modern Art in Italy

Are you interested in Italian modern art? Do you want to know what the main themes in modern art in Italy are? Our guide to modern art in Italy gives you the facts & information you’ll want to know.Although modern art in Italy has not made as big a mark on the world of art [...]

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Roman Art in Italy

Are you going on holiday to Italy? Are you interested in seeing some authentic Roman art in Italy? Our guide to Roman art in Italy gives you the facts & information you’ll want to know.The most obvious influence of Roman art, like most things in ancient Rome, came from the Greeks. However, Roman art is [...]

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Venice Museums Italy

Are you going on holiday to Venice in Italy? Do you want to know where the best museums in Venice are? Our guide to museums in Venice gives you the facts & information you’ll want to know.Despite its small size, Venice is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy. Venice has been continually [...]

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17th Century Painting in France

Are you interested in the history of France painting? Perhaps you’d like to see some paintings on your next vacation to France? Here we give you useful facts & information about the history of French painting.Prior to the 17th century France did not have a very rich heritage in terms of paining as artistic and [...]

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20th Century Painting in France

Are you interested in 20th century painting from France? Perhaps you’d like to see some contemporary painting on your next vacation to France? Whatever it is we’ve included interesting information 7 facts about p20th century painting from France.Despite suffering Two World Wars that literally shook France to its foundations, France has been able to produce [...]

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Modern Painting in France

Are you interested in contemporary painting from France? Would you like to see some modern painting on your next vacation to France? Here we’ve given you interesting facts & information about modern painting in FranceBy the turn of the 20th century, France had already developed into well established centre of European art giving birth to [...]

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History of French Sculpture

Are you interested in sculpture in France? Would you like to see some French sculpture on your next holiday to France? We’ve put together useful facts & information to give you an insight into the history of French Sculpture.Sculpture first began being used as an artistic medium in France during the 11th century.  For the [...]

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19th & 20th Century Sculpture in France

Are you interested in modern French sculpture? Would you like to see some contemporary sculpture on your next trip to France? Here we’ve put together facts & information about 19th & 20th century French sculpture.During the 19th century the role of sculpture expanded to include several large public projects placed in parks and other conspicuous [...]

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Ballet in France

Are you interested in French ballet? Perhaps you’d like to see a French ballet performance on your next vacation to Paris? Whatever it is, here we’ve provided facts & information that will give you insight into Ballet in France.Although ballet is often thought of as being a French dance form, its origins actually lie in [...]

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French Baroque & Classical Music

Are you interested in French Music? Do you want to hear some live music on your holiday to France? Whatever it is, we give you facts & information that will give you a good insight into the history of music in France.Baroque music was, to a large degree, developed in France during the 17th century [...]

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History of French Cinema

Are you interested in 20th Century French cinema? Perhaps you’re doing a college project on French cinema? Whatever it is, we’ve put useful facts & information here that’ll give you an insight into French cinema.The biggest names in French cinema, or any cinema for that matter were the Lumiere brothers. It was the Lumiere brothers [...]

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1950s French Literature Nobelists

Are you interested in the French literature Nobelists of the 1950’s? Perhaps you’d like to know about the lives and literature of these French Nobel prize winners? On this page we give you useful facts & information about France’s 1950’s lite1952 French Literature Nobelist: Francois Mauriac The first French person in the 1950’s to win [...]

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Rodin Museum Paris

Are you going on vacation to Paris? Want to visit the Rodin Museum? Our guide to the Rodin Museum Paris tells you when to go, what to see, ticket information and more.The Rodin Museum is dedicated to the life and works of Auguste Rodin, one of the most famous French names in 19th century French sculpture  whose [...]

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Picasso Museum Paris

Going on vacation to Paris? Want to visit the Picasso Museum? Our guide to the Picasso Museum tells you what to see, when to go and how to get good deals on tickets.Getting to the Picasso Museum in Paris is easy. If you’re using the Paris metro system, just get off at either Saint Paul [...]

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Paris Museums Modern Art

Going on vacation to Paris? Want to see the modern art museums in Paris? Our guide to Paris Modern Art Museums tells you when to go and what to see.Many people visiting Paris on vacation make the mistake of thinking there’s only one modern art museum in Paris. In fact, there are several places in [...]

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Paris Art Museums

Going on vacation to Paris? Want to know where the best art museums in Paris are? Our guide to Paris art museums tells you where the places are, how to get there, what to see and more.The Louvre is the biggest art museum in Paris and the world. This art museum has collections that span [...]

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dOrsay Art Museum Paris

Going on vacation to Paris France? Want to see the Orsay Museum in Paris? Our guide to the Museum d’Orsay gives you information on when to go, what to see and more.The Museum d’Orsay is one of the most popular art museums in Paris. Located in the centre of the city of Paris finding the [...]

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Paris Museum Pass

Going on vacation to Paris? Want to get a pass that allows you into all the major museums? Our guide tells you everything you need to know about the Paris Museum Pass.If you’re going to Paris on vacation and want to spend even just a couple of days at the museums in Paris, it may [...]

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Guggenheim Museum Bilbao Spain

Going on vacation to Bilbao Spain? Want to visit the world famous Guggenheim Museum? Our guide to the Guggenheim in Bilbao gives you the facts & information about tickets, opening hours, exhibitions and more.The Guggenheim Museum is one of the top tourist destinations in Bilbao Spain. This museum in Bilbao is one of the most [...]

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Prado Museum Madrid

Going on vacation to Madrid Spain? Want to visit the Prado Museum in Madrid? Our guide to the Prado Museum in Madrid gives you the facts & information you’ll want to know.The Prado Museum is one of the largest art museums in Spain with major collections of Spanish, French, Italian and German art spanning centuries. [...]

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Art Museums Barcelona

Going on vacation to Barcelona Spain? Want to know what art museums to visit in Barcelona? Our Barcelona art museums guide gives you information on tickets, opening times, exhibitions and more at art museums in Barcelona.Barcelona is one of the best cities in Spain for art museums. Whether you are interested in Spanish art, European [...]

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Picasso Museum Barcelona

Going to Barcelona Spain on Vacation? Want to visit the Picasso Museum in Barcelona? Our guide gives you the facts & information you’ll want to know about the Picasso Museum before going.The Picasso Museum in Barcelona, in addition to the Picasso Museum in Paris, constitutes the most extensive collection of art done by Pablo Picasso. [...]

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Museum Contemporary Art Barcelona

Going on vacation to Barcelona Spain? Want to visit the Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona? Our guide to contemporary art in Barcelona gives you the facts & information you’ll want to know.The Contemporary Art Museum in Barcelona is the best place in they city to come to see modern art from Spain and other [...]

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Little Known Museum Paris

Going to Paris on vacation? Want to visit some of the little known museums that are off the beaten path? Here we introduce you to one of the little known yet very interesting museums in Paris: the Jacquemart-Andre Museum.Paris has some of the biggest and best museum in Paris. The Louvre Museum, Rodin, and National [...]

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Armani Figurines Guide Italy

Interested in buying an Armani Figurine? Looking for backgorund information on Armani figurines? Our guide gives you the facts & information you want to know.Finding just the right souvenir to take home to your friends and family when you are on vacation is always a challenge. And why stop at buying a keepsake for those [...]

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Spanish Civil War Posters

Looking for posters of the Spanish Civil War? Want to know where you can buy replica posters from the war? Our guide to the posters of the Spanish Civil War gives you the facts & information you want to know.The Spanish civil war broke out from1936 and lasted until 1939. This conflict was a result [...]

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French Antique Roses

Want to buy some antique French roses? Do you know how to tell the difference between genuine French antique roses and reproductions? Our guide gives you the facts & information you want to know.Almost as far back as man has been involved in the endeavors of artistic expression, roses have been held as a symbol [...]

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Italian Majolica

Are you interested in the history & culture of Italian Majolica? Want to know how this exquisite pottery is made? Our guide to Italian Majolica gives you the facts & information you want to know.Majolica refers to a special type of pottery that is produced in Italy and is known for it’s distinct shiny colors. [...]

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Thai Tattoos

Looking for a traditional Buddhist Thai tattoo? Perhaps you want a muay thai tattoo for protection? Our guide to Thai tattoos gives you the facts & information you want to know.For centuries, people around the world have had their bodies adorned with tattoos. Thai tattoos are usually images of dragons for protection. Also symbolizing rank [...]

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Famous Spanish Painters

Interested in the lives & works of famous Spanish painters? Want to know about their most famous paintings? Our guide to famous Spanish painters gives you the facts & information you want to know.Pablo Picasso is arguably the most famous of Spanish painters of all time. Picasso’s work is frequently categorized into periods. While the [...]

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Famous Spanish Paintings

Interested in famous Spanish paintings? Want to know what the most famous all time Spanish paintings are and where to find them? Our guide gives you the facts & information you want to know.Pablo Picasso is arguably the most prolific producer of famous Spanish paintings the world has ever seen. Famous Pablo Picasso paintings include [...]

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French Revolution Romanticism

Interested in the history of the French revolution & romanticism? Want to know how the political turmoil of the revolution paved the way for one of the most important literary genres in European history? Our guide gives you the facts & information yoThere is little or no freedom of speech or expression in places that [...]

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Italian Greyhound Art

Interested in the history of Italian greyhound art? Want to know when this breed of dog first appeared in European artwork? Looking for a contemporary piece of Italian greyhound related art? Our guide gives you the information you’re looking for.Tracing back the hands of time you will find Italian greyhounds have posed for some of [...]

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Japanese Tattoo Symbols

Interested in getting a Japanese tattoo? Want to know the meaning behind the symbolism? Read on to find out about the most popular Japanese tattoo symbols of all time.The Japanese people are known to possess extraordinary skills in various fields. One of the fields where their craftsmanship and creativity comes into play is the art [...]

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Japanese Dragon Art

Thinking about a Japanese dragon tattoo? Discover the Japanese dragon art legacy as we take a look into the history and significance of the art.Amongst the many different themes that the Japanese make use of in their art there is none that stands in comparison to the dragon theme. The dragon is considered to be [...]

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Traditional Japanese Art

Interested in antiques from Japan? Want to the difference between traditional & modern Japanese art? Read on to enlighten yourself with the colorful history of unique Traditional Japanese art.The country of Japan is known for its rich art history that stretches over hundreds of years. Over the years the Japanese have maintained their traditional styles [...]

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Japanese Samurai Art

Interested in Bushido? Well being a samurai is not all about fighting. Read on to get a sneak peak into the highly revered culture of Japanese samurai art.The Samurai is the name of a warrior class of people that developed many centuries ago in Japan. We find that the Samurai have been glorified via many [...]

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Traditional Japanese Tattoo Art

Want a traditional tattoo from Japan? Read on to discover the legacy associated with Traditional Japanese tattoo art.The art of tattooing has a long and rich history in Japan. The practice of making tattoos has been a prominent part of the Japanese culture although the perception of the art form has changed over the years. [...]

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Blue and White Japanese Art

Interested in knowing more about the popular Blue and white Japanese art sold across the world? Whether it’s a vase or painting you’re looking for have got just the information that you are looking for.Over the turning centuries Japan has exercised its creative muscles through a number of different mediums. Ceramics happens to be one [...]

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Ancient Japanese Art

Interested in the art of Japan? Read on to get educated about the long and rich history of Ancient Japanese art.Investigations into the history of Japanese art revealed that the Japanese made use of a variety of different styles and Mediums over the years. Ancient Japanese art consists of everything from pottery to sculpture, ink [...]

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Japanese Art Landscape

Interested in landscape paintings from Japan? Want to know how they differ to western landscape art? Get in depth information regarding Japanese art landscape as we take a deeper look into the trend.Out of all the different mediums through which the Japanese have sought to express themselves, painting is by far the most popular. The [...]

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Japanese Koi Art

Interested in paintings of koi fish from Japan? Find out about Japanese koi art which revolves around the most popular fish in Japan.Although the koi fish actually belongs to China it is through Japanese art that the species became known on a global scale. The species itself comes in an array of different colors that [...]

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Japanese Warrior Art

Interested in the artistic side of the Samurai warriors? Get the facts & information on the popular trend of Japanese warrior art as we trace out its origins.The Japanese warrior class is known as the Samurai. This particular class has been heavily glorified by television media, comic books, theaters and other forms of art. The [...]

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Japanese Nail Art

Interested in nail art from Japan? Want more facts & information on the subject? Get some insight into the strange culture of Japanese nail art.The Japanese culture is known for its uniqueness. There are some elements of the Japanese culture that are hard for others to absorb even today. There is no doubt about the [...]

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Japanese Art Supplies

Interested in doing some Japanese painting or other art? Find out the wide range of Japanese art supplies that are out there in the market.Art has been and still is an integral part of Japanese culture. The history of Japan has revealed many artistic wonders that have attracted the attention of the masses. The Japanese [...]

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Japanese Demon Art

Interested in artistic depictions of demons from Japan? Read on for the knowledge of the strange phenomenon of Japanese demon art.Demons have always been and still are a prominent feature in the art of tattooing. From ancient to modern civilizations we find that many different cultures have had the demon theme as an integral part [...]

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Japanese Watercolor Art

Interested in watercolors from Japan? Discover the Japanese watercolor art legacy and the factors that influenced this form of art.Although there exists a huge collection of watercolor art from Japan much of it belongs to the post war era. Very little knowledge has been accumulated regarding the watercolor artists that existed before the time of [...]

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Japanese Art Deco

Interested in the development of art deco in Japan? Get the facts about Japanese art deco which revolutionized the stagnant traditions of the country.The Japanese art deco movement was a breakaway from the conventional form of art practiced throughout the changing centuries. This was the role that art deco played in most of the other [...]

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History of Japanese Art

Interested in the development of art in Japan? Relish in the History of Japanese art as we cover the most important periods through the course of time.The history of Japanese art is extensive enough to form an encyclopedia in its own right. We find that the Japanese have had a long and rich history of [...]

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Japanese Geisha Art

Interested in the culture and mystique surrounding geishas from Japan? Be amazed by one of the most unique aspects of the Japanese culture known as Japanese geisha art.The word geisha refers to a class of professional hostesses whose job is to entertain their guest by performing a host of different practices. The term Gei means [...]

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Japanese Style Tattoos

Interested in tattoo designs from Japan? Get the vital information on Japanese style tattoos and their origins.The rise of the art of tattooing in Japan is directly linked with the rise in the power of the working classes and common people in Japan. This came about towards the latter half of 18th century during the [...]

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Japanese Dragon Tattoos

Interested in getting a dragon tattoo from Japan? Be amazed by the unearthing of the rich legacy associated with Japanese dragon tattoos.The image of the dragon is something that fills the Japanese tradition of tattooing. For the Japanese the dragon is one of the most powerful and beautiful mythic beasts of all time. The physical [...]

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Japanese Flower Tattoos

Japanese flower tattoos are adored by a global audience today. Find out about the strange origins about this popular trend.The Japanese people are known for the deep love for nature that they possess. The history of Japanese arts clearly displays their desire of being one with nature. Japanese artists are known for their superior powers [...]

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Japanese Koi Fish Tattoos

japanese koi fish tatto

Interested in a tattoo depicting koi fish from Japan? Find out the reasons that make Japanese koi fish tattoos as popular as they are.The koi fish is a popular breed of fish in Japan. Equally popular are tattoo designs inspired by this colorful species. The Japanese library of koi fish tattoos showcases a wide variety [...]

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Austria Vase

Looking for an antique Austrian vase? Read on to find out about the history of vases from Austria.The Austrians are regarded as being the pioneers in all sorts of interior decoration accessories. The history of designing for Austria dates back to the Bronze Age and has progressed and evolved through out the changing times. Today [...]

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Japanese Cherry Blossom Tattoos

japanese cherry blossom tattoos

Thinking about a cherry blossom tattoo from Japan? Learn about the origins and meanings of Japanese cherry blossom tattoos.The cherry blossom is an extremely popular theme in the history of Japanese tattoo art. In fact cherry blossom tattoos are today popular more than they ever have been. Since the art of tattooing has been accepted [...]

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Japanese Mask Tattoos

Want a mask tattoo from Japan? You will be amazed to find out about the origins of some of the scariest Japanese mask tattoos.Contrary to popular belief the most famous of Japanese mask tattoos known as the hanya tattoos have nothing whatsoever to do with the devil. The physical appearance of this satanic creature has [...]

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Japanese Snake Tattoos

Interested in a snake tattoo from Japan? Indulge in the interesting history associated with Japanese snake tattoos.Generally, the image of the snake is considered to represent a negative character. The prevailing opinion in Japan is however void of any influence of the biblical association of the snake with sin. The snake is an image that [...]

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Japanese Sleeves Tattoos

Interested in a sleeve tattoo from Japan? Find out about the origins of the intricate designs of Japanese sleeves tattoos.The art of tattooing is a means of making a fashion statement today. A particular style of tattooing known as sleeve tattoos is a trend that is prevailing in current times. Although there have been many [...]

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Japanese Full Body Tattoos

Thinking about a full body tattoo from Japan? Learn about the origins of the appalling for some and interesting for others trend of Japanese full body tattoos.The history of the art of tattooing dates back to over two thousand years. In the initial years the practice of tattooing was used as a means of punishment [...]

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Japanese Women Tattoos

Want a female tattoo from Japan? You will be shocked to read the history behind the tradition of Japanese women tattoos.Many women would be surprised and would actually think twice before getting themselves tattooed after being enlightened by the history of this art form. It is true that the art of tattooing has now become [...]

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Japanese Bonsai Tattoos

Looking for a bonsai tattoo from Japan? Find out how the unique art of bonsai has given birth to Japanese bonsai tattoos.The Japanese culture is one of the most unique phenomenons in the world. It is a culture with a rich heritage full of art and a unique way of life. The westerners in particular [...]

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Japanese Yakuza Tattoos

Heard about the Yakuza of Japan? Find out about the origins of Japanese Yakuza tattoos and what people think of them in today’s times.Amongst the many unique elements in the Japanese culture is the tradition of organized crime. Criminal gangs that take part in organized crime form the Japanese Yakuza. The unique name of the [...]

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Japanese Animal Tattoos

Want a Japanese snake, tiger or dragon tattoo? Discover the history and meaning of the most popular Japanese animal tattoos of all times.The images of animals have been an integral and prominent part of the Japanese culture for centuries. With tons of superstitious and religious beliefs the Japanese had a wide range of animals that [...]

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Japanese Maple Paintings

Japanese maples have served as inspiration for many artists over the course of time. Find out about the tradition of Japanese maple oil painting and where it stands today.Gardening enthusiasts are not the only group of people fascinated by Japanese maples. Rather this wonderful category of trees has inspired many artists over time to produce [...]

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Japanese Cherry Blossom Painting

Find out how Japanese cherry blossoms have served as inspirations for many Japanese artists as we take a look at the collection of Japanese cherry blossom paintings.The Japanese cherry blossom tree has served as inspiration for many artists throughout the history of Japan. The native species known as Sakura in the local language is deeply [...]

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Japanese Brush Painting

Interested in knowing about Japanese brush painting? Find out about the history and latest developments in the art form.The people of Japan have are well renowned for their artistic skills and craftsmanship. The country has proven to be the breeding ground for some of the most talented hands that the world has ever seen. This [...]

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Chinese New Year Dragon

Find out about the most revered Chinese symbol and its connection to the important even of the Chinese New Year.Two things that hold immense importance in Chinese culture are the image of the dragon and the event of the Chinese New Year. These things have been part of Chinese culture for thousands of years and [...]

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Chinese New Year Decorations

Find out how the Chinese people decorate their homes and streets with specially crafted Chinese New Year decorations.The Chinese New Year is a very special day in the lunar calendar of this ancient civilization. One can see Chinese families decorating their homes with many different Chinese New Year decorations prepared especially for the occasion. From [...]

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Chinese Writing Pad & Brush

The Chinese people are held in high esteem for their mastery of the calligraphy brush. Find out about the Chinese writing pad & brush which are the main tools of the art form.Amongst the many things that China is famous for is the art of calligraphy. This form of art has been part of many [...]

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Cambodian Tattoos

The art of tattooing occupies a special place in Cambodian history. Discover the culture and origins of Cambodian tattoos.The art of tattooing is considered to be a means of artistic expression that uses the body as a canvas. In Cambodia the body has served as a canvas since hundreds of years as we find that [...]

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Cambodian Art

Discover the historical development of Cambodian art and how it experienced a fall and has risen to fame once again in current times.The history of art for any nation starts right from the history of the nation it self. In the case of Cambodian art the story is pretty much the same. Khmer art is [...]

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Chinese Dragon Art

Discover the extensive library of Chinese dragon art and find out what the image of the dragon means to the Chinese.The image of the dragon finds itself manifested in many different variations springing from the Chinese culture. The mighty mythical beast has been part of Chinese traditions for many centuries and till today it is [...]

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Chinese Dragon Paintings

Discover the collection of Chinese dragon paintings and find out the different reasons for which they are held in high esteem.The symbol of the dragon holds great prominence in Chinese culture. This is evident when one observes the art heritage of the country. When we delve deep into the history of Chinese art we find [...]

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Chinese Dragon Craft

Interested in discovering the Chinese dragon craft? Find out about the wide range of arts and crafts dating from ancient times to the present day.A vast portion of the Chinese arts and crafts collection is based around the image of the dragon. This clearly goes to show the cultural significance held by the dragon in [...]

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Chinese Dragon Masks

Find out about the historical origins of the Chinese dragon mask and why it is still a prominent part of Chinese culture.The Chinese dragon is one of the most profound identity forming symbols of Chinese culture. The dragon has long been part of Chinese tradition and till today holds a prominent place in the contemporary [...]

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Ancient Chinese Art

Chinese Dragon Art

Interested in ancient Chinese arts? Discover the legacy of ancient Chinese art and the different factors that influenced it throughout the years.The Chinese civilization dates back more than four thousand years. Over the centuries the Chinese have managed to develop a collection of extremely diverse art work. Archeologists have been able to find art work [...]

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Chinese Calligraphy & Art

Discover the historical origins of Chinese calligraphy that has existed since ancient times and has managed to capture the attention of the world wide art loving public today.Chinese calligraphy is one of the most highly revered oriental art forms. Although it is a means of writing it is considered to be an art form. This [...]

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Chinese Tiger Art

The tiger has been a potent symbol in Chinese art throughout the history of the nation. The animal is one of the twelve characters of the zodiac calendar. As such the tiger is considered to have an authoritative personality that is considered to be tPeople born in the year of the tiger are believed to [...]

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Chinese Bamboo Art

The bamboo tree has multiple uses. Find out how the Chinese managed to create art work using the bamboo as inspiration as well as an actual medium of artistic expression.The bamboo tree is abundantly found in many Asian countries. It has been a prominent part of the Chinese culture where the love of nature has [...]

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Traditional Chinese Art

Interested in traditional Chinese art forms? Take a trip back in time to discover the origins of traditional Chinese art.The history of China goes back over four thousand years. Traditional Chinese art has varied throughout the changing times according to the influences of the ruling dynasties along with the prevailing religions. The technological improvements made [...]

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Chinese Art Mother of Pearl Wall Hangings

Discover the unique Chinese art mother of pearl wall hangings and the craftsmanship of the Chinese artists that work with the material.“Mother of Pearls” is the name of an organic-inorganic composite that is derived from certain mollusks. This unique material is known to possess great resilience and strength. In its appearance it comes across as [...]

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Chinese Wall Art

Interested in buying some Chinese wall art? Find out how the Chinese made use of their walls to display different works of art.There is probably no Chinese home that has barren walls staring at you. Walk into any Chinese home and you are bound to find the walls decorated in some way or the other [...]

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Chinese Culture & Art

Interested in knowing about Chinese culture and art? Read on as we give you an overview of the Chinese way of life.The Chinese culture is one of the world’s oldest known cultures and is also considered to be one that is full of mystery and many complex elements. The vast area that the country of [...]

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Vintage Chinese Art

Interested in buying some Chinese vintage art? Take a trip through the history of art in China as we look into the heritage of vintage Chinese art.When it comes to Chinese art we find it to be embracing all walks of life throughout the history of the country. All the arts and crafts productions from [...]

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Chinese Art Forms

Interested in buying some Chinese art? Want to know what the most popular art forms in China have been through the centuries? Learn about some of the most unique Chinese art forms.Today China is one of the world’s most progressive economies. Over the years however China has made many valuable contributions in the world of [...]

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Chinese Flower Art

Interested in knowing about Chinese flower art? Read on to get an insight into the development of the art form through the ages and the different styles that are popularly used.The country of China is renowned for developing some of the most unique art forms known to the world. Amongst these art forms is the [...]

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History of Chinese Art

Get an overview of the different developments that took place in the world of Chinese art as we trace the history of Chinese of art.China is a country that has a long art heritage. Indeed the arts that have originated from China have some of the most unique elements that the world has witnessed. Chinese [...]

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Chinese Nail Art

Interested in Chinese nail art? Find out about the ancient origins of this unique art form and how it serves as a means of making a profound fashion statement in today’s times.Who could’ve thought that the tiny surface of the nail could serve as a canvas for artists looking to create some out of the [...]

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Scroll Silk Chinese Art

Want to buy some Chinese silk art? Take a look into Scroll silk Chinese art which is regarded as being the most unique form of art to have originated from China.Scroll painting is one amongst the many unique art forms to have originated from China. The earliest examples of Chinese scroll silk art date back [...]

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Art Nouveau Chinese Dragon

Discover how the conventional depiction of the Chinese dragon experienced a transition towards art nouveau Chinese dragon in recent years.Much of Chinese history of art revolves around traditional concepts that have been present in the culture for thousands of years. Amongst the various themes that have been very popular in the Chinese culture throughout its [...]

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Chinese Ivory Art

Want to but some Ivory art from China? Get an insight into Chinese ivory art that has existed for ages and is today attracting a great deal of attention.As an art form carving has been present in China for thousands of years. It has held great importance for the Chinese through the ages. The art [...]

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Chinese Fish Art

Interested in Chinese fish art? Check out our guide with facts & information on the history & development of fish art in China.The love of nature that the Chinese possess has taken them to great heights as well as the depths of the ocean. The Chinese were as much fascinated by the fish that dwelled [...]

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Chinese Opera Art

Interested in knowing about Chinese opera? Discover the different elements and themes along with the historical development of this unique art form.Opera art is one of the branches of traditional Chinese art. This is a unique performance based art form that incorporates the use of music with powerful vocals along with mime and dance movements. [...]

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Chinese Watercolor Art

Find out how the Chinese adopted watercolor art from Europe and made it into a highly specialized genre of their own.Water color art actually originated in Europe. The Chinese only adopted this medium of artistic expression around a century ago. The Chinese were quite familiar with the use of the brush as they were expert [...]

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Chinese Foo Dogs Art

Find out about the highly revered species of the Foo dog in Chinese culture and the way it has been represented through various art forms.The Foo dog is a unique breed that occupies a special place in many Asian cultures as it has been the official guard dog for Buddhist temples for many centuries. Traditionally, [...]

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Chinese Knot Art

Interested in knowing about Chinese knot art? Find out about the origins of this unique form of art and its position in Chinese culture through the changing times.The country of China is known to be a breeding ground for many great artists and art forms. One of the many unique art forms to have originated [...]

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Chinese Art Butterflies

Interested in artistic depictions of the butterfly from China? Find out about the various ways in which the butterfly has been represented in Chinese art.The butterfly has been a potent symbol of the Chinese culture for centuries. It has been featured in many different forms of art. The Chinese people are known to be keen [...]

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Chinese Paper Fans

Interested in learning about Chinese paper fans? Find out about the historical development of the hand held fans that became a medium of artistic expression.The common hand held fan was revolutionized by the Chinese and transformed into a medium of artistic expression. This simplistic practical tool that served the purpose of helping one cool down [...]

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Chinese Masks

Chinese Opera Mask

Intrigued by Chinese masks? Find out about the cultural taboo and practices associated with this unique form of art.Masks have been a prominent part of the Chinese culture for thousands of years. Mask making has been a traditional practice associated with religion and culture in China. The Buddhists had their own philosophies that inspired them [...]

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Chinese Classical Music

Interested in Chinese classical music? Find out about the history and evolution of the unique sounding Chinese musical art form and its variations.Archaeologists have been able to unearth musical documents and artifacts dating back to the earliest Chinese civilizations. The first formalized musical culture came into being during the Zhou dynasty that lasted from 1122 [...]

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Ancient Traditional Chinese Music

Interested in ancient traditional Chinese music? Find out about the distinct musical styles and their prominence in the culture of China.The history of traditional Chinese music goes back to the earliest Chinese civilizations. When we study the history of ancient traditional Chinese music, we find that their existed two broad categories; classical and folk. Traditional [...]

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Chinese New Year Music

Interested in Chinese New Year Music? Find out about the origins of the traditional style and its use in modern times across China.The history of music in China dates back to the earliest Chinese civilization. It has existed in many different forms and has been used for many difference purposes. Live musical performances were an [...]

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Chinese Flute Music

Interested in Chinese flute music? Find out about the history of the flute and its use in different musical forms around China.The flute in its many manifestations has been one of the most popular instruments to have been used in China. The Chinese version of the flute was famous by the name of dizi and [...]

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Belgium Graffiti

Interested in Belgian graffiti? Read on to find out how the graffiti culture is shaping up in Belgium.Often dubbed as vandalism, graffiti is a unique and very expressive art form. In recent years this art form has flourished in Belgium. You will be able to find legal promoted graffiti art as well as illegal graffiti [...]

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How to Make a Chinese Lantern

Want to know how to make a Chinese lantern? Get the guidelines on making your own Chinese lantern in our online tutorial.The Chinese lantern is a unique traditional craftwork belonging to the people of China. This hand made article has long been used by the Chinese during important cultural and personal events. Anyone interested in [...]

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Chinese Lotus Flower Lantern

Interested in the Chinese lotus flower lantern? Find out about this unique cultural craftwork of China in our information guide.The lotus and the lantern are two prominent symbols of the Chinese culture. The lotus is closely associated with the Buddhist dharma and is taken as a symbolic representation of purity. The Chinese lantern on the [...]

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China Doll Head, Dress & Shoes

Interested in china doll head, dress & shoes? Find out about the unique characteristics of these antique china dolls.China dolls are unique porcelain collectible dolls with glazed faces and painted legs. Germany is credited with being the first country to produce these dolls in mass. A unique element of the history of these dolls is that they [...]

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Native American Warrior Art

Want to learn about Native American Warrior Art? Find out about the animated character of the Native American warrior and how it was featured in their art work…The Native American warrior seemed like quite an animated character with the unique clothing and apparel that he sported. For the Natives, fighting in battles was a very [...]

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Native American Horse Art

Want to learn more about Native American horse art? Find out about the depiction of the horse in Native American art…Man has been deriving symbolic meanings of the horse since pre-historic tribes. The Native Americans are one of the oldest cultures to have featured the horse in many prominent works of art. The horse played [...]

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Native American Art History

Want to learn more about Native American art history? Read on to get an overview of the history of Native American art…The Native American legacy of arts consists of many diverse and unique forms of art developed over hundreds of years. The Natives were extremely skilled people with a deep sense of spirituality which was [...]

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Native American Art God’s Eye

Want to know about the Native American art of God’s Eye? Find out about this unique spiritual tool and its application in Native American art…There was a strong relationship between art and religion in Native American culture. The God’s eye is one of the classic examples of this fusion. This was the name of a [...]

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Native American Eagle Symbols

Interested in Native American eagle symbols? Read our guide for facts and info on eagle symbols from the Native American culture…The symbol of the eagle is not unique to the Native American culture. Rather it has been more of a universal symbol that is held in high esteem in many different cultures around the world. [...]

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Chilean Art

Interested in Chilean art? Read our guide for a comprehensive overview of the history and development of Chilean art through time…The artistic heritage of Chile reflects its cultural identity. Although Chilean art has been in the making since prior to the 1900s, the last century is regarded as being the most prosperous for Chilean art. [...]

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Ancient China Art

Ancient Chinese Art reaches back to the Neolithic era; however the art forms have varied through out the ancient history due to change in the ruling dynasties and changing technology…The Early Dynasties Earlier art forms discovered in China comprise of pottery with geometrical design, carved jade and bronze goods. The Shang dynasty is known for [...]

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Antique China Patterns

Antique China items are made by different manufacturers and are differentiated by unique emblems or the mark on them. Each item has beautiful designs and patterns etched or painted on them which are also sometimes referred to as Antique China patterThe patterns or designs which are rare fetch more money than the common designs, though [...]

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Irish Celtic Warrior Tattoos

Looking for Irish Celtic warrior tattoos? Want to know about all the different styles of warrior tattoos available? Read our guide for more information on choosing the right tattoo for you… Variety of Irish and Celtic Warrior TattoosIrish and Celtic warriors wore tattoos as a symbol of their bravery, strength and allegiance to a warlord [...]

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French Impressionism

Are you interested in the history of French Impressionism? Want to know what the characteristics of French Impressionism are? Interested in learning who the prominent Impressionists were? Read our guide for more facts and information…In the mid-19th century the Impressionist movement emerged onto the art scene as a reaction against academic tradition and romanticism.  The [...]

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French Mime

Want to learn more about French mime? Read on for facts and info on this unique traditional form of performance arts…The French mime is a unique form of art which entails silent acting of scenes. Mime performers express feelings and emotions using facial expressions and gestures. Mime was largely introduced to the rest of the [...]

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French Impressionist 1841

Want to know more about the French Impressionist born in 1841? Read on for facts and info on Pierre Auguste Renoir who is regarded as the father of impressionism…The year 1841 witnessed the birth of Pierre-Auguste Renoir who is regarded as the father of French impressionism. Over his artistic career the French impressionist painted over [...]

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French Sculptors

Want to learn more about French sculptors? Read on for facts and info on some of the most prominent French Sculptors in history…Over the years the country of France has proved itself to be a breeding ground for some of the best known artists of the world. French sculptors in particular have gained worldwide recognition [...]

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Watercolor Paris

Want to learn more about watercolors in Paris? Read our guide for facts and info on the history of watercolor in Paris…Watercolor in Paris was popularized during the time of the Renaissance, which was the time of the great cultural achievements in France. One of the most highly regarded pieces of watercolor in Paris known [...]

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Ballet Coppelia Paris

Want to learn more about ballet Coppelia of Paris? Read on for a historical overview of the ballet production that managed to save the art form from extinction in Paris…Ballet coppelia Paris is a traditional form of ballet developed in France many years ago. It is a step away from the conventional ballet performances that [...]

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French Beaded Flowers

Did you always want to learn about French beaded flowers? Did you see a classic crystal French beaded flower on your friends dress and are now wondering how to make it? Read our guide for historical facts and more information…The history of French beaded flowers dates back to the 1500’s. It started off as a [...]

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Ancient Irish Symbols

Looking for ancient Irish symbols? Want to know about all the different styles of Irish symbols available? Read our guide for more information on choosing the right symbol for you…Ancient Irish symbols derived from Celtic symbols. The Celts migrated to Ireland from Central Europe between 2000BC – 300BC, centuries before the advent of Christianity. They [...]

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Indian Bedroom Designs

Want to learn more about Indian bedroom designs? Read on for valuable insight into the various elements of design that can be used to create the perfect Indian bedroom design…Indian inspired bedroom designs take inspiration from the rich artistic and cultural heritage of India. Not only are Indian bedroom designs a perfect reflection of India’s [...]

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Indian Modern Paintings

Want to buy Indian modern paintings? Read on for facts and info on the elements that make up an Indian modern painting…Traditional Indian visual arts include petroglyphs or etched and engraved stones dating from five thousand five hundred years ago. These gave way to stone statues carved by the Buddhists in caves and the sides [...]

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Indian Art Acrylic Paintings

Want to learn more about Indian art acrylic paintings? Read on to discover the various elements that make up an Indian art acrylic painting…Acrylic is a fresher more modern alternative to oil and water colors and people from a wide range of cultures and nations have taken to acrylic to express themselves. We shall look [...]

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Indian Miniatures

Want to buy Indian miniatures? Read on for facts and info on these important works of art were created to pay homage to the historical culture of India…Wall paintings from India pay homage to the rich and glorious past of Indian culture and heritage. This practice of creating beautiful miniatures reached its peak during the [...]

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Cuban Fine Arts Artists

Want to learn about a particular Cuban fine arts artist? Read ahead to find out about the style of lesser-known Cuban fine arts artists…Cuban art is extremely lively and colorful reflecting the spirit and vivaciousness of the Cuban people. There are many self-taught artists who have become popular due to their in born craft of [...]

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Blackfoot Indian Tattoos

Looking for Blackfoot Indian tattoos? Want to know about all the different types of Indian tattoos available? Read our guide for more information on choosing the right tattoo for you …Tattooing among the Blackfoot Indians was documented by early explorers and adventurers. There are, however, few pictorial representations of Blackfoot Indian tattoos. Thus it is [...]

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Spanish Tiles

Looking for Spanish tiles? Learn the history behind the evolution of Spanish tiles and the modern-day applications…If you look back at the history of tiles you will discover a major influence from Spain. Ceramic Spanish tiles were greatly influenced in turn by the Arab culture through the 11th century. Initially during the Middle Ages the [...]

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Spanish Shawls

Buying a Spanish shawl? Discover the history and current trends with the Spanish shawl…Spain is very fashion forward and utilizes traditional elements to complement current trends. The Spanish shawl is one of the iconic fashion elements which originated from this country. They are different from other shawls because they have many handcrafted elements incorporated into [...]

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Wedding Invitations in Spanish

Want wedding invitations in Spanish? Learn how to design wedding invitations in Spanish themes and text…When creating wedding invitations in Spanish you can quickly make an elegant and beautiful design. A myriad of options are available should you choose to follow Spanish cultural themes and design elements. The text can simply be transferred from one [...]

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Spanish Bark Painting

Want to learn more about Spanish bark painting? Read on for facts and info on this historic art form and learn how you can re-create your own Spanish bark paintings…Spanish bark painting is a unique form of art that has very long history. This kind of artwork is characterized by colorful village scenes and designs [...]

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Heraldry Spain

Want to learn more about heraldry in Spain? Read on for facts and info on the development of Spanish heraldry…Heraldry, as it is known in the world today was first introduced in Spain as an art form. Historical records indicate that it was initiated in the 11th century and shared the same origins in other [...]

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16th Century Spain Coat of Arms

Want to learn more about the 16th century Spanish coat of arms? Read on for facts and info on this historic symbol Spanish coat of arms from the 16th century…The art form of heraldry is said to have evolved in Spain. This art form was used to create the coat of arms of the country [...]

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Fallen Angel in Spain

Want to learn more about the fallen angel in Spain? Read on for facts and info on the statue of the fallen angel in Madrid, Spain…The fallen into is the symbol of Lucifer in most Christian denominations. This theological belief states that the Fallen Angel was initially an angel up in Heaven who was exiled [...]

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Chocolate Museum Barcelona Spain

Want to learn more about the chocolate Museum in Barcelona, Spain? Read our guide for facts and info on Barcelona’s chocolate Museum and the experience that it has to offer to its tourists…Barcelona has one of the more unique tourist attractions in the form of a chocolate museum. The museum exhibits a large collection of [...]

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Aboriginal Rock Art

Would you like to know more about aboriginal rock art? Then read our factual and informative guide …Aboriginal rock art has formed a part of the traditional painting and engraving skills and dates back to thousands of years. Samples almost 40,000 years old have been found in the Pilbara, Western Australia and the Olary region, [...]

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Vintage Mexican Pottery

Are you looking to decorate your home with unique and vibrant showpieces? Vintage Mexican pottery is a fantastic and affordable way to instantly add a rustic and colorful touch to any room in the home. Read our guide for more facts & information…Mexican pottery has a long and proud history that dates back centuries, and [...]

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Mexican Clay Pottery

Are you looking to add a touch of rustic flare to your home? Mexican clay pottery is a wonderfully earthy and surprisingly affordable way to instantly create a warm and welcoming room. Read our guide for more facts & information…Pottery has a strong, cultural tradition in Mexico that goes back centuries, and was refined in [...]

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Mexican Painted Pottery Art Designs

Are you looking for stunning works of art displayed on functional tableware items and decorations around the home? Mexican painted pottery art is a wonderful way to incorporate unique and exclusive artworks in all areas of the home. Read our guide foMexican pottery has a long and proud history that stretches back thousands of years. [...]

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Mexican Kitchen Decor

Mexican kitchen decor is a relatively inexpensive way to transform your kitchen into a warm and inviting hub for creating meals for friends and family. Read our guide for more facts & information…The kitchen is the heart of the home, and the Mexican style of kitchen décor truly reflects the warmth and style that should [...]

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Swedish Christmas Crafts

Swedes love to celebrate special occasions and go all out to make it a very special time with elaborate decorations. Swedish Christmas crafts are varied and usually have a long history attached to each article. Read our guide for more facts and infoThe Christmas celebrations in Sweden and the Christmas crafts will usually incorporate scenes [...]

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Russian Propaganda Posters

Russian propaganda posters have been laconic and expressive, forming role models for soldiers and workers, exposing warmongers and calling for peace. Read our guide for facts & information on Soviet propaganda posters…Propaganda is a mode of communicating information that influences the attitude of people and focuses on specific facts which cause the audience to respond [...]

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Peruvian Pan Flutes

Archeologists believe that the pan flute is one of the first musical instruments developed by man. Evidence suggests that it developed independently in many cultures in Africa, the Americas, Europe and Asia and archeological examples of pan flutes daEvidence of Peruvian pan flutes dating back to 4200 B.C.E. have been fount at Cahuachi and flutes [...]

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Argentina Art History

Argentina has a rich art history, both pre Spanish conquest and after conquest. Artistic production came into its own after 1852 with the overthrow of Juan Manuel de Rosas. Read our guide for more facts and information…Realism and Aestheticism The first painters of note were immigrants to Argentina who came after the overthrow of the [...]

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