The Most Expensive Works of Art in the World

The Most Expensive Works of Art in the World

The most expensive painting in the world is Salvator Mundi by Leonardo da Vinci, which was sold at Christie’s auction house in 2017 for over $450 million. But there are many other pieces of art, whose prices go through the roof. In this article, I would like to introduce you to some of them. It […]

Virtual tours of Asian Museums

Virtual tours of Asian Museums: Contemporary South Korean and Chinese Art, Relics of Wuhan

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the world, everything suddenly moved into the digital space and internet gained a new level of importance. It is not a surprise that virtual museum tours are rapidly gaining popularity as people long for travel, new discoveries, and culture. For those looking for new knowledge about contemporary art in the […]

Mona Lisa

The Art World of the Super Rich

Ideally, art would be accessible to everyone. However, this simply isn’t the case. Although affordable prints and reproductions of famous, well-loved artworks are made available to the masses, owning a piece of celebrated art is for the super-rich only. Whether your taste runs to the Old Masters or contemporary artists, you will likely only ever be able to experience the real thing in a gallery or exhibition.  

How to Create Performance Art – Part 2

Creating performance art is all about bringing an idea to life by using your own abilities and qualities. It can take just about any form whatsoever and this is one of the great things about performance art, the artists are not bound with rigid rules and century old doctrines. Performance art should be lively and […]

How to Create Performance Art – Part 1

Performance art has now been with us for a few decades or so and has rapidly become one of the most popular forms of modern art that there is. Of course different people have different ideas on what actually constitutes performance art, and perhaps the easiest way to explain it is when the artist becomes […]

What is Raw?

In the world of the underground performance artist there is an organization that is both supportive and informative for everything that is connected with underground art. RAW was born for natural born artists and is an independent arts organization by artists for artists. It is a truly international organization with members gathered from the four […]

The Ten Best Contemporary Performance Artists – Part 2

One of the great things about performance art is that it is something quite unique that can never be exactly replicated again. Sure, you can film a piece of performance art and replay it again and again, but the original piece cannot be changed or altered. Performance art can encompass just about anything, from moving […]

The Ten Best Contemporary Performance Artists – Part 1

Interactive art has never been so popular, in particular performance art. And although some of these artists are not household names, they are famous for their performances in the art world. Performance artists ply their trade in many different ways and on different mediums, here are ten of the very best contemporary performance artists. Terence […]

The Liberation of Underground Art – Part 2

The liberation of underground art is well underway due to the accessibility of this genre of art on the internet. Previously, underground art as its name suggests was successful as it was underground and hard to find. Fans of this genre of art loved the fact that it was art they seemed to be made […]

The Liberation of Underground Art – Part 1

Underground art in all its different guises has never really offended mainstream audiences as they have had no access to it. But things are changing, instead of trying to find small back street venues were performance artists are displaying their work, fans of underground art can now do it easily from their own homes, and […]