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What Are the Different Kinds of Art Forms – Part 1

What do you classify as art? And what are the different types of art forms? Art is loosely gathered together and named Contemporary Art. But surely that only defines it as art of today? Traditional art as we know it is painting, sculpture and drawing but more recently other mediums […]

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How Art Can Help a Community – Part 2

The continuing part of our blog on how art can help a community continues how to broaden the participation of your events agenda, and the promotion of sense of place. Broaden the Participation in Your Agenda Some well-known civic leaders have argued the benefits for a long time of social […]

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How Art Can Help a Community – Part 1

Art is one of the wonderful gifts that we have in the world today, there is nothing like visiting a gallery to brighten your mood or enlighten your mind. The great museums and galleries of the world can also give so much to the community it serves. It can lead […]

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Getting into Art

Nobody is born an art aficionado and going to a gallery for the first time and pretending what you are looking at can be a daunting challenge. Just remember art is in the eye of the beholder, what you think is beautiful and challenging actually is, as it has made […]

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Art Sold for Charity

Art does and can have a charitable mission in life, be it through donations, auctions or collections, art can provide charitable organizations with much needed funding. It has been quoted that art and charity are close bedfellows, and just recently this was demonstrated when Medecins Sans Frontieres gained $10 million […]

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Famous Art Pieces – Part 2

The continuing part of our blog at famous paintings has a more contemporary feel to it, with selections from Andy Warhol and Edward Hopper. In part one we looked at some of the most classic art such as the Mona Lisa and The Girl with the Pearl Earring but now […]