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Do you know Dali enough?

December 21, 2019
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Salvador Dali has inspired hundreds of artists and art lovers. He was an icon of innovation and creativity. He was a pioneer in surrealism and the reality he created through unique symbols spoke of human condition in many subtle ways. Salvador Dali had an interesting life and knowing more about it will make you a better acquaintance with him. Dali in Art School: Dali learned his major skills from local art school in Spain and when it came to his final exam he refused to be assessed by all of his professors. He did that because he believed they were not competent enough for his assessment. However arrogant this might seem, the real objective behind his behavior was to get expulsion so that his further art studies were funded by his father. Once his art school terminated him and he could get through exams he traveled to Paris to study art and his education was eventually financed by his father. Interesting that he could think of such a thing as means to an end. Dali’s fascination with cauliflower He thought independently and Salvador Dali paintings indicate that. The conventional objects and symbols held little interest for him. He was a […]
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Portrait art is evolving at great pace and has survived the test of time among other art styles. Portraits in the older times were painted of royalties, nobles and the elite class. In the modern times, everybody may have a portrait done by an artist. Great artists are working creatively towards making significant people eternal through their art. Contemporary portrait art is diverse. The paintings carry deeper meaning than just the features and contours of a person. Portraits carry realism blended with abstract often, especially, in the case of Suzi Nassif paintings. Contemporary portrait art is presenting the workings of the mind of an artist plus the features of the subject he or she is painting. Paintings can carry different dimension or could be simply abstract depending on the skill of the artist. A skilled and experienced artist will always allow his works to capture the spirit of the person through expressions on faces and depth in the eyes of his or her subjects. Every painting tells its own story and reveals the skill and perception of the artist. Every artist uses different techniques to paint the portraits. These techniques may use surrealism, realism, or abstract techniques. Surrealism art was […]
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New Wearable Art is Talk of the Town

December 16, 2019
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Wearable art is more popular because it adds value to elegance. It could be a piece of handmade jewelry or clothing. Artists express their appreciation of life through art on clothing and accessories. It is a popular way of expressing aspirations. Suzi Nassif has launched her new collection of colorful kimonos in Dubai. Majority of these carry her artwork representing surrealism such as portraits of Dali and Frida Kahlo. Suzi creates some of the most elegant works of wearable art. ‘I am beautiful wearable art’ is an example of wearable art by Suzi Nassif that showcases her contemporary portrait art. She is a multi-talented artist who creates various types of art that you can find in many art galleries across the globe. Her Majesty and his Ego It is not secret that Suzi Nassif paintings are inspiring artists all over the world especially because majority of her works are surreal and present a reality larger than life. ‘Her majesty and his ego’ is another wearable art that has been created by her, the painting has been printed at the back of the free size kimono. It is a dress that depicts a pensive mood but is very elegant. Destiny of […]
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In simple terms contemporary art can be described as modern that is being created currently by artists. Portrait art could be acrylic on canvas that portrays something maybe an image of someone or a popular person. Portraiture is a very old art form that dates back to the ancient Egyptian empire where it was widespread. Before photography was invented, portrait art which involved, sculpture, painting or drawn art used be to the only way to keep records of the image or appearance of people. Portrait art just like other forms of art has greatly undergone a robust transformation and here are some of the five common features of contemporary portrait art: 1. Contemporary portrait art has gone top-notch In the past portrait art was mostly all about an artist creating a sculpture, drawing, or painting. Today thanks to technology, portrait art has greatly undergone a massive transformation with the coming of photography and there are several digital portrait artists who are thriving at what they are doing. This is not to mean that there are no contemporary portrait artists that still create the conventional paints. We have Suzi Nassif who creates exceptional portrait art done the traditional way. You can […]
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Acrylic is best for your first painting

November 3, 2019
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Acrylics have been famous for bright colors, finishing and the wide range of blend it can give an artist. Famous oil paintings have had acrylics incorporated in them. For a first time artist, acrylics come highly recommended. It offers very good consistency as well as texture. Acrylics can be used straight from the tube or can be thinned with water depending on what exactly the artist hopes to have in the very end. One of the reasons why acrylics are ideal for a first time painter is the fact that they are very affordable. Other than that, they dry very first making it possible for the artist to cover up any mistakes made while painting. They can also be painted on any surface and they blend beautifully with other paints. Acrylic painting over canvas is almost perfect as its blends smoothly and has a buttery feeling to it, it also dries over plastic making it ideal to use as multimedia. For a first timer, using acrylic paints can be a bit confusing, here are a few tips that will help you make the right choice:- Acrylic Brushes Acrylic brushes are made from a synthetic material that can be used across […]
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5 Habits of Dedicated Artists

October 21, 2019
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Artists are generally considered free thinkers. We seem to assume that they follow no rules other than their instincts when it comes to creating. However, as much as this is true, it is not always so. The truth is, even the best of artists need to follow a few guidelines to create worthy masterpieces. While the actual creation of art has no restrictions, one thing artists agree on is that following absolutely no rules can be a barrier when it comes to channeling your creativity. To put it mildly, bad work habits tend to stand in the way of your success while good habits will definitely make you more efficient. Below are 5 habits of dedicated artists; Find a suitable space. A good workspace can go a long way to improving your skills as an artist. You don’t have to confine yourself to a studio as most people would prefer. With art, it is important to find a space that you can draw inspiration from. It could be outside your house, a café or a busy street.  Any space is fine as long as it creates the atmosphere you need to get to work. Don’t be too hard on yourself. […]
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Why Dubai Art Exhibitions are Great?

October 21, 2019
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In the last few years, UAE has seen great success in its cultural scene with Dubai being a leading city in art exhibitions.It comes as no surprise as its rich Arab culture when relayed in art is enough to draw in crowds. The open migration policy in the region has also played a large part as it allows thousands of creative minds into the region. With the increasing diversity in Dubai’s culture, there is no shortage of art to dazzle the crowds. This coupled with the increasing number of art lovers, has turned it into a haven for those who want to promote their art. Dubai is known to offer a wide range of art. From contemporary portrait artists to artists of surrealism, variety is no problem. As a result, galleries have something for everyone and because of this have achieved great success. Dubai has easily managed to draw in not only local audiences and artists but international ones as well. This is probably due to appreciation for old and emerging artists alike. Dubai Art World in itself, as one of the most popular art fairs in the region, is home to a variety of artists and their brilliant works. […]
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Frida Kahlo and Suzi Nassif

September 20, 2019
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Frida Kahlo de Rivera who was originally named Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo Calderon was born in Mexico on the 6th of July 1907. She was one of Mexico’s leading painters best known for creating amazing self-portraits. Most of her works depicted themes such as identity, the human body and death. At some point she was identified as a surrealist but she denied the claims. Frida Kahlo had a tumultuous relationship with another muralist artist known as Diego Rivera whom she married in 1929 but divorced in 1939 to later again re-marry in 1940. Kahlo’s father was a German of Hungarian descent while her mother was a Mexican of Spanish and Native American descent. In her works of art she would depict her identity and ancestry as binary of opposites. She grew up in Mexico when the country was experience sharp racial discrimination. She suffered from polio which left her with a slight limp as she walked, this condition would be with her for the rest of her life. Frida Kahlo had a close and special connection with her father who was a photographer. She would assist him in his studio a place where she would acquire a sharp eye for […]
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Abstract expressionism is a key movement that was started in the American Painting during 1940s and started to take the place of Western Painting, which was wooing the painters till 1950s. There are many professional abstract painters who experimented extensively about this type of painting. There include Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, etc. Abstract expressionism will not describe about the body of work that is done by the artists, but is a movement where different painting styles are used with different techniques and way of expressing things. The abstract paintings will explain the forms that are not from the world you are seeing. They express the emotions. This type of painting is based in the New York City. These paintings are totally inspired by the surrealistic ideas that come from the unconscious mind. You can buy oil paintings in Dubai at the best price. This type of artistic movement was started in the 20th century, which comprises of different styles and techniques and mainly focuses on the artistic liberty to express emotions through the means that is non-presentational and non-traditional. This type of painting has seen a lot of growth after the Second World War. This is also […]
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Best Pop Art Paintings by Suzi Nassif

August 8, 2019
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Suzi just like most other legendary artists had a passion for art at a very young age. As a young girl growing up, she cherished every moment art class. Drawing and painting have been her passion ever since she learned to paint and draw. Driven by her passion, she painted relentlessly and she then went on to take a number of courses in photography and graphic design. As she was learning about the various forms of art, she experimented with varied art subjects in a variety of mediums. In this article piece, we are going to take a look at the best pop art plantings by Suzi Nassif: Amy Winehouse Amy Winehouse is among some of the best pop art paintings that have been created by Suzi Fadel Nassif. It is a pop art portrait she created depicting the life and times of the departed British pop art singer Amy Winehouse. The work is acrylic painting on canvas which can be found on Suzi Nassif official web page. The portrait depicts Amy’s tumultuous life that she lived, one in which she struggled with alcohol and drug addiction. It is sad that she would later die in drug and addiction related […]
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