Art Journey Portraits and Figures: The Best of Contemporary by Rachel Rubin Wolf

By Rachel Rubin Wolf

Truth. attractiveness. adventure. Emotion.

The artists integrated in Art trip: graphics and Figures say they've got came upon all of this stuff and extra via their paintings. occasionally it truly is within the eyes. or even it is the trace of an expression that turns out to beckon one nearer, begging to proportion a mystery. might be it is the tilt of a chin. Or the posture or stance of one's topic. yet in a good carried out portrait or determine? whatever targeted, anything special that's continually revealed--oftentimes approximately either the topic and the artist.

Covering a tantalizing diversity of types, the works inside of illustrate the various methods trendy most sensible artists choreograph form, worth, line texture and colour into compositions that create drama, inform a narrative and pull the viewer in. that includes strange views, attractive contrasts and different dynamic layout parts, Art trip: photographs and Figures promises clean concept for artists of each ability point and medium.

  • Art and proposal from 109 modern artists operating in charcoal, pencil, pastel, coloured pencil, scratchboard, pen and ink, and more
  • 107 masterful works--the most sensible in portraiture and determine work--demonstrating a superb range of styles
  • Expert tips and suggestion and insights into the tales at the back of art

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