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Well known paintings of all times 

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• A Girl with the Pearl Earning: This ‘Mona Lisa of the North’ is an enchantingly beautiful painting by Johannes Vermeer, a Dutch artist. The simple, rustic beauty of a girl wearing a pearl earring is what has made this painting so famous.  • Starry Night: Starry Night is one among the most famous paintings by Vincent van Gogh. The painting shows the village of Saint-Remy and the swirling night sky above the village. The view of the village is from the sanatorium in which van Gogh lived then. • Guernica: The most commonly known painting by Pablo Picasso, Guernica...

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Why should you buy Art?

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  Art is quite a powerful form of expression not just for the creator but also for the owner. It represents the beliefs, feelings, desires, philosophies, aspirations, dreams and most importantly it’s about you.   Art brings about new ideas, fresh perspectives. It breaks the monotony and It motivates you to take out some time to reflect on more beyond the same routine life.  Art enhances our quality of life. Just imagine the difference between the bare walls of your house /workplace and the wall having beautiful works of Art. Your house/office reflects you and make sure it is as impressive...

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Pricing & Valuation of Art/Craft

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   As part of my daily ritual yesterday, while I was reading to my son , I came across a simple and common but a meaningful story. I could immediately relate to it. The story goes like this.. Once a young man in the market area was talking about Sufi saints to a group which caught the attention of an old man standing nearby. The young man was saying, “I don’t believe in Sufi saints, they are mystic, they talk in riddles and try to befool common man by confusing them”. Since the old man was paying attention, the young...

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I have a vision for Artiliving

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How about ‘the place’ where you could get all kinds of artworks for your interior décor purpose, all forms of art and arts of all known & unknown artists in the respective genre, art in every range. Not just paintings but photography, sculptures even carpets. Indian as well as International Art.Then there is power of internet really explored. Isn’t it ? Most importantly India based –“ One platform for All” Imagine an original Madhubani painting sourced from a budding upcoming artist in a small village of Champaran (Bihar) adorning the walls of an Austrian Chateau; Or conversely street art from...

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Art genres

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Art: Expression or application of creative skill and imagination, often through a visual medium like painting or a 3D media like sculpture. Genre - A class or category of artistic endevour having a particular form, content, technique, or the like.The word genre comes from the French word for “type” or “kind” and has been traditionally used in the arts to differentiate the type of work that is being produced. Genres in photography – If we classify in general ; Commercial photography ,Artistic photography, Technical photography are major sub divisions. Apart from these, there are so many genres/types of photography, out of which we...

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