Paintings need its own history and an effect on the viewer paintings Viewer, so that it does not stand by itself. Images invite, once to stop and to decipher the riddle of an image. A picture reflects not reality, but tells a story, so how she sees the artist. In the age of computers, television, magazines, and posters, it’s good to get the secret of a work on the track. Many eras and styles have influenced the painting. The first artistic evidence already found in cave paintings created over 10000 years ago. The artistic products of the artists of antiquity, which served as important role models for later painters were perfectly formed.
It was followed by Byzantine art, Romanesque and Gothic and Renaissance. The painting of the enlightenment was followed by the age of the Baroque and the Rococo in the 18th century. Then created artworks of classicism, romantic art, Biedermeier, and realism. One in the second half of the 19th century. Century in France, any direction in painting is impressionism. Historicism and Art Nouveau, the expressionist art produced at the beginning of the 20th century a style oriented reality, rather than to the feelings of the artist. More information is housed here: Charles Schwab. Other variations and styles developed. Cubism, abstraction, surrealism and pop art were born.
Most painters make a sketch of the image first before starting the actual work. Various techniques such as oil painting, watercolor, acrylic paints or tempera paints are today as industrially manufactured colors available. Earlier the colors in lengthy processes had produced elaborately from different materials and pigments. Body and space, perspective, composition, light and shadow are the important elements on which a painter must ensure that his work. A painting is when harmony and tension emanating from him without drifting off in the commonplace. In the middle ages for example the painting meant to first of all the mastery of the craft. The Clients were the rulers and especially the churches. In contrast, the free artist is someone who can realize his artwork without a customer according to their own ideas today. The painters are and were outstanding spirits, providing a special creative work at all times. The painter of nowadays must place their images through targeted advertising on the open art market to survive. Works of art were reserved, only special people to the past is today to visit the paintings from different epochs in museums and thus become the general education material. Also, there are very many collectors and art lovers, which acquire image. Because: A painting is something special, something unique. Frank Heimann