Painting articles on Wikipedia
Painting is the practice of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium to a solid surface (support base). The medium is commonly applied to the base
May 20th 2017

History painting
History painting is a genre in painting defined by its subject matter rather than artistic style. History paintings usually depict a moment in a narrative
Jan 18th 2017

Chinese painting
Chinese painting is one of the oldest continuous artistic traditions in the world. Painting in the traditional style is known today in Chinese as guohua
May 1st 2017

History of painting
The history of painting reaches back in time to artifacts from pre-historic humans, and spans all cultures. It represents a continuous, though periodically
May 23rd 2017

Western painting
The history of Western painting represents a continuous, though disrupted, tradition from antiquity until the present time. Until the mid-19th century
May 25th 2017

Oil painting
Oil painting is the process of painting with pigments with a medium of drying oil as the binder. Commonly used drying oils include linseed oil, poppy
May 14th 2017

Action painting
Action painting, sometimes called "gestural abstraction", is a style of painting in which paint is spontaneously dribbled, splashed or smeared onto the
May 24th 2017

Digital painting
Digital painting is a method of creating an art object (painting) digitally and/or a technique for making digital art in the computer. As a method of creating
Mar 28th 2017

Ink wash painting
Ink wash painting, also known as literati painting, is an East-AsianEast Asian type of brush painting of Chinese origin that uses black ink—the same as used in East
Apr 11th 2017

Indian painting
Indian painting has a very long tradition and history in Indian art. The earliest Indian paintings were the rock paintings of pre-historic times, the
May 11th 2017

Rajput painting
Rajput painting, also called Rajasthani painting, evolved and flourished in the royal courts of Rajputana in India. Each Rajputana kingdom evolved a distinct
May 25th 2017

Outline of painting
also: Index of painting-related articles The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to painting: Painting – artwork in which
May 3rd 2017

Mughal painting
Mughal painting is a particular style of South Asian painting, generally confined to miniatures either as book illustrations or as single works to be kept
May 10th 2017

Bark painting
Bark painting is an Australian Aboriginal art form, involving painting on the interior of a strip of tree bark. This is a continuing form of artistic
Oct 27th 2016

The Joy of Painting
landscape oil painting, completing a painting in each session. The program followed the same format as its predecessor, The Magic of Oil Painting, hosted by
May 17th 2017

Thanjavur painting
Thanjavur painting is a classical South Indian painting style, which was inaugurated from the town of Thanjavur (anglicized as Tanjore) and spread across
Jan 26th 2017

Panel painting
A panel painting is a painting made on a flat panel made of wood, either a single piece, or a number of pieces joined together. Until canvas became the
Apr 19th 2017

Dutch Golden Age painting
Dutch-Golden-Age">The Dutch-Golden-AgeDutch Golden Age painting is the painting of the Dutch-Golden-AgeDutch Golden Age, a period in Dutch history generally spanning the 17th century, during and after
May 25th 2017

The Art of Painting
The Art of Painting, also known as The Allegory of Painting, or Painter in his Studio, is a 17th-century oil on canvas painting by Dutch painter Johannes
Mar 25th 2017

Matte painting
elements into a single, final image, see Matte (filmmaking). A matte painting is a painted representation of a landscape, set, or distant location that
May 21st 2017

China painting
China painting, or porcelain painting, is the decoration of glazed porcelain objects such as plates, bowls, vases or statues. The body of the object may
Mar 8th 2017

Body painting
Body painting, or sometimes bodypainting, is a form of body art. Unlike tattoo and other forms of body art, body painting is temporary, painted onto the
May 19th 2017

Warli painting
Warli painting is a style of tribal art mostly created by the Adivasi from the North Sahyadri Range in India. This range encompasses cities such as Dahanu
May 19th 2017

Korean painting
KoreanKorean painting includes paintings made in Korea or by overseas KoreanKoreans on all surfaces. It includes art as old as the petroglyphs through post-modern
Mar 31st 2017

Encaustic painting
Encaustic painting, also known as hot wax painting, involves using heated beeswax to which colored pigments are added. The liquid or paste is then applied
May 9th 2017

Kalighat painting
Kalighat painting or Kalighat Pat originated in the 19th century Bengal, in the vicinity of Kalighat Kali Temple, Kalighat, Kolkata, India, and from being
Mar 14th 2017

Landscape painting
Landscape painting, also known as landscape art, is the depiction in art of landscapes – natural scenery such as mountains, valleys, trees, rivers, and
Apr 29th 2017

Monochrome painting
Monochromatic painting has been an important component of avant-garde visual art throughout the 20th century and into the 21st century. Painters have created
May 24th 2017

Light painting
Light painting, or light drawing, is a photographic technique in which exposures are made by moving a hand-held light source while taking a long exposure
May 15th 2017

Genre painting
Genre painting, also called genre scene or petit genre, depicts aspects of everyday life by portraying ordinary people engaged in common activities. One
Mar 15th 2017

Big Painting No. 6
Big Painting No. 6 (sometimes Big Painting or Big Painting VI) is a 1965 oil and Magna on canvas painting by Roy Lichtenstein. Measuring 235 cm × 330 cm
Apr 6th 2017

Bird-and-flower painting
Bird-and-flower painting is a kind of Chinese painting named after its subject matter. Normally, most bird-and-flower paintings belong to the scholar-artist
Apr 11th 2017

Reverse glass painting
Reverse painting on glass is an art form consisting of applying paint to a piece of glass and then viewing the image by turning the glass over and looking
Apr 21st 2017

Flemish Baroque painting
See also: Baroque painting Flemish Baroque painting refers to the art produced in the Southern Netherlands during Spanish control in the 16th and 17th
Mar 18th 2017

Pahari painting
Pahari painting (literally meaning a painting from the mountainous regions: pahar means a mountain in Hindi) is an umbrella term used for a form of Indian
Apr 5th 2017

Word painting
Word painting (also known as tone painting or text painting) is the musical technique of writing music that reflects the literal meaning of a song. For
Feb 19th 2017

Petrykivka painting
Petrikivka painting (or simply "Petrykivka") is a traditional Ukrainian decorative painting style, originating from the village of Petrykivka in Dnipropetrovsk
May 12th 2017

Cave painting
Cave paintings (also known as "parietal art") are painted drawings on cave walls or ceilings, mainly of prehistoric origin, dated to some 40,000 years
May 15th 2017

Danaë (Rembrandt painting)
Danae is Rembrandt's painting from the collection of Pierre Crozat which since the 18th century has resided in the Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Dec 5th 2016

Architectural painting
Architectural painting (also Architecture painting) is a form of genre painting where the predominant focus lies on architecture, both outdoors views
Dec 28th 2016

Painting conservation
Painting conservation is the art and science of conserving and restoring paintings to their original or a near-original state. This may include "resetting"
Apr 17th 2016

Ming dynasty painting
Chinese painting progressed further basing on the achievements in painted art during the earlier Song dynasty and Yuan dynasty. The painting techniques
Apr 25th 2017

Fore-edge painting
A fore-edge painting is a scene painted on the edges of the pages of a book. There are two basic forms, including paintings on edges that have been fanned
Mar 14th 2017

Baroque painting
Baroque painting is the painting associated with the Baroque cultural movement. The movement is often identified with Absolutism, the Counter Reformation
Apr 1st 2017

Plains hide painting
Plains hide painting is a traditional Plains Indian artistic practice of painting on either tanned or raw animal hides. Tipis, tipi liners, shields, parfleches
Oct 4th 2015

Painting With
Painting With is the tenth studio album by American experimental pop band Animal Collective, released on February 19, 2016. The album is a follow-up to
May 1st 2017

Kangra painting
school of painting in mid-18th century, and soon produced such a magnitude in paintings both in content as well as volume, that the Pahari painting school
Apr 17th 2017

Doom paintings
A "doom" is a traditional English term for a painting or other image of the Last Judgment in ChristianChristian eschatology when Christ judges souls to send them
Mar 25th 2017

Brazilian painting
Brazilian painting, or visual arts, emerged in the late 16th century, influenced by the Baroque style imported from Portugal. Until the beginning of the
Jan 10th 2017

Early Netherlandish painting
Early Netherlandish painting refers to the work of artists, sometimes known as the Flemish Primitives, active in the Burgundian and Habsburg Netherlands
May 19th 2017

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