Tag: Sculpture

FINE ART CERAMICS/POTTERY AND TYPES

Ceramics art is art produced using ceramic materials, including clay. It might take forms including art ware, tile, figurine, sculpture, and tableware. … While a few ceramics are considered fine art, as pottery or sculpture, some are considered as decorative,industrial or applied art objects. There is a broad distinction between “fine arts” (unique objects created

Ancient Art Of West African Culture

The west African art communities of the ancient/traditional cultures cohabit well before the arrival of the colonial era. In most communities, traditional religion strongly controls the art. Works are produced as ancestral figure, fetish object and as masks. West African art culture is generally on the pursuit of freedom and religious beliefs. The west African

History of Native American Indian Art

The finding of the American continent in the 15th century led Europeans into contact with cultures whose peoples practiced a way of life and an ancient art stabilized millennia before, sometimes living under Neolithic conditions well into modern times. The Native North American Indian was primarily a hunter and food gatherer. His cultivation of agriculture was limited and

figure sculpture moldmaking procedure

The Amateur The procedure of creating a figure sculpture starts with ideas. Usually, an artist prepare a small maquette to begin his ideas into a physical form after lots of researches and developing details that convey relevancy and authenticity to the sculpture. After deciding what scale to use, the sculptor starts building the armature, a

EARLY HISTORY OF SCULPTURE

The sculpture is likely the most beautiful, concrete, spatial and exotic nature. In contrast to most works of art, the sculpture does not imagine, does not mirror the truth. The sculpture is just – in the entirety of its simplicity and reality. Probably because the first imaginative motivation has provoked a prehistoric man to do

Elements and principles of sculptural design

Sculpture,is an artistic form in which hard or plastic materials are worked into three-dimensional art objects. The designs may be embodied in freestanding objects, in reliefs on surfaces, or in conditions extending from tableaux to contexts that wrap the observer. A huge variety of media might be utilized, including mud, wax, stone, metal, texture, glass,

African Sculpture

African sculpture Pole Sculpture in Wood Pole Sculpture in Ivory Masks Benin Bronze Sculptures Yoruba Sculpture Ife Portrait Heads The focal point of African  art lies in West Africa, the area extending from Senegal eastwards to Lake Chad. Past the Niger, artistic motivation is restricted to connected art and craft and some elaborate beautifying art.

TRADITIONAL ART IN NIGERIA

Nigeria traditional art involves human being expressing their experience and values through various forms of art and cultural activities. The art and culture of Nigeria typify the clear picture of the Nigerian lifestyle joined with the great history of the past. One of the significant parts of Nigerian art and culture lies in the way