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Pixelism artworks from 5 inspiring artisits

Pixelism is one of those artistic areas in which many can gather inspiration and certainly everyone can at least appreciate. The amount of details that go into a completed colorful artwork reveals the vast amount of time it takes an artist to complete a single composition. The best of the best seem to almost know intuitively…

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Gustav Klimt, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer

Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I is a 1907 painting by Gustav Klimt. The first of two portraits Klimt painted of Bloch-Bauer, it has been referred to as the final and most fully representative work of his golden phase. Adele Bloch-Bauer (1881–1925) was a refined art-loving Viennese salon lady, a patron and close friend of Gustav…

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Our Pixels books are coming up…

We are living in the digital age, all around us are product produced by bit and bites, we are surrounded by images which are all product of Photoshop and alike, and digital images are shaping our minds. The very basic building block of any digital image is a PIXEL, a pixel is a square of…

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Wreckers Coast of Northumberland

Joseph Turner Wreckers Coast of Northumberland, 1836. Yale Center for British Art Joseph Mallord William “J. M. W.” Turner (1775 – 1851) was an English Romanticistlandscape painter, water-colourist, and printmaker. Turner was considered a controversial figure in his day, but is now regarded as the artist who elevated landscape painting to an eminence rivalling history painting. Although renowned…

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Vincent Van Gogh, Harvest at La Crau

June 1888, Arles Oil on canvas, 73 x 92 cm Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam Van Gogh’s familiar brush strokes, makes his works almost as a pointillism art, joining few strokes side by side the get the impression of a specific color or texture. with this painting, Van Gogh description of the landscape combine so…

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Pixelism the modern mosaic

Mosaic is the art of creating images with an assemblage of small pieces of colored glass, stone, or other materials. It is a technique of decorative art or interior decoration. The earliest known examples of mosaics made of different materials were found at a temple building in Abra, Mesopotamia, and are dated to the second…

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The 16X16 icon

  Any web designer knows that creating a 16×16 icon is a tedious and frustrating task, trying to take professional branding materials and other marketing stuff and turning them into a tiny element with a very limited number of pixels while maintaining a clear and sharp representation of the brand, logo or idea which need…

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Pointillism and Pixelism

Pointillism is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots of color are applied in patterns to form an image. Georges Seurat and Paul Signac developed the technique in 1886, branching from Impressionism. The term “Pointillism” was first coined by art critics in the late 1880s to ridicule the works of these artists, and is…

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