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Artist Spotlight | Vincent Van Gogh | Drawings

Artist Spotlight | Vincent Van Gogh | Drawings

   “I see drawings and pictures in the poorest of huts and the dirtiest of corners.” ~ Vincent Willem van Gogh   Dutch Post-Impressionist Vincent Willem van Gogh was a painter who posthumously became one of the most famous and influential figures in the art world creating 2,100 artworks. During ...
Up on the Easel | A Short History of Red Pigments

Up on the Easel | A Short History of Red Pigments

Red is an important colour for humans, and it’s not a colour that many other mammals can see. It’s thought that primates developed the ability to see red because it makes it easier to see ripe fruits amongst green vegetation.  Above you can see the mass tone of four of the more unusual reds from...