When you look at a wonderful piece of art, it may just make you think about how it was created and you might even begin to consider that it was impossible to do. Of course, we recognize that many people are skilled in the art form that they take part in, which is why they are able to do what seems to be impossible. We can get that feeling in any type of artwork, but it is especially felt when you look at a piece of 3-D street art. 3-D street art is drawn in such a way that it [More]
When you look at a talented artist doing a three-dimensional street art piece, it can really be a source of wonder. In many cases, these pieces of art are extremely large and it is not out of the question for the artist to work on them for hours or perhaps even days at a time. They may even work as teams, and the cooperation that they have with each other really makes a difference in the finished product. This particular piece of street art took place at the Festival of World Culture in 2008. It is a large piece of [More]
When most people think about sidewalk chalk, they envision children drawing outside in the driveway or on a nearby sidewalk. Although that certainly may be the case, there are also many talented individuals who create a masterpiece of artwork using chalk and a flat surface. In fact, people will travel great distances to see this type of art at a festival and if you have ever done so, you know how amazing it can be. Street painting may have been done for years but in modern times, it can be traced to Britain in the late 1800s. At that time, [More]
People travel for long distances to see a well-known piece of art. There is something about it that fills us with wonder and really makes us appreciate the art and the person who is responsible for creating it. Although you certainly could go to a museum to see art, it is not always necessary to do so. At times, it may be as easy as stepping outside and looking down at the sidewalk. What I’m talking about is 3-D street art, and it is really a popular art form in many parts of the world. In fact, they hold a [More]
Talented individuals who have the ability to create artwork often tend to work on their own. They may hide themselves away in a studio somewhere or perhaps even paint in a small room in their home, and nobody typically sees them, they only see the work that they do. That isn’t the case with a street artist, however, because they often interact with the public while they are drawing and especially after it is completed. In this video, you’re introduced to Tracy Lee Stum, a professional 3-D chalk artist and the holder of a Guinness Book of World Records record. [More]
A fine piece of art can truly excite the senses. Not only can we see the art with our eyes, we are able to feel it in many ways as well. For example, if we were to look at a piece of art depicting a summer day picnic, we can almost hear the sounds of children playing and feel the warmth of the sun on our face. It truly is amazing how art can affect us in that way. Another type of art that can also affect our senses is 3-D chalk art. This art form is gaining in popularity [More]
When you visit an art gallery, it can be quite an experience. As you move from one piece of art to another, it really fills you with appreciation, not only for the piece of art itself but also for the individual who was responsible for creating it. Although it certainly is possible to visit an art museum to see such a masterpiece, they are also seen in many other areas as well. I’m talking about 3-D street art, something that has been gaining in popularity in recent years; and for good reason. It is absolutely fantastic to see, and it [More]
Most of us are familiar with many of the famous art pieces, such as Michelangelo painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel or perhaps Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. When we look at these completed pieces of art, it can really make us wonder how they were able to be created. On the other hand, when you see artwork that is being created in front of you, it helps to enhance your appreciation for the end result. Perhaps you are familiar with 3-D Street painting, and it is quite interesting to stand in front of it and watch it come [More]
Many of us are talented in some way or another but an artist who is extremely talented at their craft is somebody that many of us appreciate. We may not know them personally, but we tend to become so familiar with their work it is as if we know them on a personal basis. After all, many artists will throw themselves into their work and, although they may create many different things, it always tends to have their own unique style attached. Although it certainly is possible to go to an art gallery to see a fine piece of art, [More]
Have you ever watched an artist work and it seems as if they can simply create something without any real effort on their part? It is true that they make it look effortless, and most of them are gifted in that area, but they will readily admit that anybody could do it if they only put their mind to it. That is also true of 3-D street art, and it might surprise you with exactly how possible it is for anyone to do. This video was created during the London Festival of Architecture in 2010. 3-D street artists, Philip Battle [More]
We have all seen the work of street artists, and have marveled over the ability of them to trick the eye into thinking that you are looking at a three dimensional scene. They are drawn in such a way that they either appear as if they are going down into the drawing or perhaps as if something is coming up out of it. In any case, it is a type of art that we can appreciate when we are standing in front of it. Most people tend to lump street art into a single category but the fact of the [More]
There are many different types of art around us, and we may not truly appreciate all that it has to offer. When most of us think about art, we may think about paintings in a museum but that is really just scratching the surface of what is available. One type of art form that many people have come to appreciate in recent years is 3-D street art. It may be a newcomer to the scene, but it is one that is thrilling people on an ongoing basis. If you have never had the opportunity to see a 3-D chalk artist [More]