Outdoor sculpture
Sculpture is the branch of the visual arts that operates in three dimensions. It is one of the plastic arts. Durable sculptural processes originally used carving (the removal of material) and modellin...
Outdoor sculpture - Wikipedia
Quebec mosque shooting: Police arrest a suspect and a witness
One of the two men detained over the incident, that killed six people, is a witness, police say.
The Sea People - Inscriptions in The Mortuary Temple of Ramesses III at Medinet Habu
Medinet Habu is a mortuary temple that was constructed for Ramesess III at Thebes in Upper Egypt. The temple decoration consists of a series of reliefs and texts telling of the many exploits of the ki...
Stunning Van Gogh-Inspired Land Art Springs To Life In A Minneapolis Meadow
Headed to Minneapolis or St. Paul by plane in the near future? Don’t forget to look out the window—Kansas landscape artist Stan Herd recently completed a stunning large-scale rendition of a Vincent Va...
The Rise and Fall of Sumer and Akkad
The Sumerians were the first known people to settle in Mesopotamia over 7,000 years ago. Located in the southernmost part of Mesopotamia between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers (modern day Iraq), Sum...
Two more colossal pharaoh statues unveiled in Egypt
Archaeologists on Sunday unveiled two colossal statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III in Egypt's famed temple city of Luxor, adding to an existing pair of world-renowned tourist attractions.
Ancient Egyptian Art
Ancient Egyptian art refers to the style of painting, sculpture, crafts and architecture developed by the civilization in the lower Nile Valley from 5000 BC to 300 AD. Ancient Egyptian art was express...
Art of Ancient Egypt - Virtual Egyptian Museum
Museum with Egyptian and Mediterranean antiquities previously unavailable to the public. Includes stunning iridescent glass collection, bronze statuettes, shabtis, scarabs, amulets, jewelry, and mummy...
Chinese art - Treasures in Shanghai Museum
Video footage of some favourite works of art in Shanghai Museum: ancient chinese sculpture first, then bronze vessels, a couple of jade items and then finall...
Baroque sculpture
Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini (December 7, 1598 November 28, 1680) was a pre-eminent Baroque sculptor and architect of 17th Century Rome. His work is incredible. ...
Minimalism
Kazantzis music under merging images from minimalists, with focus on Sol LeWitt, but works of Jules Olitski, Dan Flavin, Judd, Serra, and others phased throu...
Joseph Beuys
Joseph Beuys (May 12, 1921 -- January 23, 1986) was an influential German artist who came to prominence in the 1960s. He is most famous for his ritualistic p...
Postmodern art
A quick introduction to the world of post modern art.
Islamic art
Islamic Art Cllection of KFCRIS.
Chinese ceramics
台北故宮珍藏明代瓷器.
Chinese art
Chinese art is visual art that, whether ancient or modern, originated in or is practiced in China or by Chinese artists. The Chinese art in the Republic of China (Taiwan) and that of overseas Chinese ...
Chinese art - Wikipedia
Chinese ceramics
Chinese ceramic ware shows a continuous development since the moderndynastic periods and is one of the most significant forms of Chinese art. China is richly endowed with the raw materials needed for...
Chinese ceramics - Wikipedia
Lacquerware
Lacquerware are objects decoratively covered with lacquer. The lacquer is sometimes inlaid or carved. Lacquerware includes boxes, tableware, buttons and even coffins painted with lacquer in cultures m...
Lacquerware - Wikipedia
Chinese jade
Chinese Jade refers to the jade mined or carved in China from the Neolithic onward. It is the primary hardstone of Chinese sculpture. Although deep and bright green jadeite is better known in Europe,...
Chinese jade - Wikipedia
Japanese sculpture
The sculpture of Japan started from the clay figure. Japanese sculpture received the influence of the Silk Road culture in the 5th century, and received a strong influence from Chinese sculpture after...
Japanese sculpture - Wikipedia
List of National Treasures of Japan (sculptures)
In the mid-6th century, the introduction of Buddhism from Korea (Baekje) to Japan resulted in a revival of Japanese sculpture. Buddhist monks, artisans and scholars settled around the capital in Yamat...
List of National Treasures of Japan (sculptures) - Wikipedia
History of Mesopotamia
The history of Mesopotamia describes the history of the area known as Mesopotamia, roughly coinciding with the Tigris–Euphrates basin, from the earliest human occupation in the Lower Paleolithic perio...
History of Mesopotamia - Wikipedia
Sumer
Sumer (/ˈsuːmər/), or Sumeria, was one of the ancient civilizations and historical regions in southern Mesopotamia, modern-day southern Iraq, during the Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age. Although th...
Sumer - Wikipedia
Greco-Buddhist art
Greco-Buddhist art is the artistic manifestation of Greco-Buddhism, a cultural syncretism between the Classical Greek culture and Buddhism, which developed over a period of close to 1000 years in Cent...
Greco-Buddhist art - Wikipedia
Islamic art
Some Islamic art featured at the Freer Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.Islamic art encompasses the visual arts produced from the 7th century onwards by people who lived within the territory that w...
Sculpture in the Indian subcontinent
The first known sculpture in the Indian subcontinent is from the Indus Valley civilization (3300–1700 BC), found in sites at Mohenjo-daro and Harappa in modern-day Pakistan. These include the famous ...
Sculpture in the Indian subcontinent - Wikipedia
Art of Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egyptian art is the painting, sculpture, architecture and other arts produced by the civilization of Ancient Egypt in the lower Nile Valley from about 3000 BC to 100 AD. Ancient Egyptian art r...
Art of Ancient Egypt - Wikipedia
Sculpture of the United States
The history of sculpture in the United States begins in the 1600s "with the modest efforts of craftsmen who adorned gravestones, Bible boxes, and various utilitarian objects with simple low-relief dec...
Sculpture of the United States - Wikipedia
Pre-Columbian art
Pre-Columbian art refers to the visual arts of indigenous peoples of the Caribbean, North, Central, and South Americas until the late 15th and early 16th centuries, and the time period marked by Chri...
Pre-Columbian art - Wikipedia