Are you familiar with the concept of art appropriation? Have you ever wondered what it really means? In this article, we’ll provide you with a clear and concise definition of art appropriation.
Source: Sybaris Collection.
An artwork commission is the act of soliciting the creation of an original piece, often on behalf of another. Art pieces can be commissioned by private individuals, by a business, or by the government. When and why did the term commission began to take effect in the art world and what was its purpose? And what has this term become today?
In the 16 years since the iPhone was introduced and a decade or so after Instagram invaded the art world, the ubiquity of pictures has clouded perceptions of what constitutes great photography. Billions of images are shared online every day. But the market for contemporary photography has cratered, sending many camera-toting market stars crashing down to earth.
BE OPEN Art is happy to announce that Maziyah Yussof, a multidisciplinary artist from Brunei who specialises in painting, pattern-making and digital illustration, has been selected the Regional Artist of the month (July) by the highest number of votes of BE OPEN Art online gallery visitors.