Art Appreciation @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/artappreciation artappreciation help, information, tips and techniques. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:26:44 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Art Appreciation @ BellaOnline http://artappreciation.bellaonline.com Pollock & Fractals - Art or Science ? http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art36670.asp Much controversy has surrounded Pollock’s 'drip painting' with some saying a chimpanzee could create the same; others say it is found in nature. I'll discuss one scientist/art historian's explanation for Pollock's work. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 22:10:10 EST Goldfinch Painting & Book - Masterpieces? http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art36700.asp Carel Fabritius’ 1654 painting is undoubtedly a gem, but is Donna Tartt’s book by the same name a literary masterpiece? Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:10:10 EST Art of Vermeer – Cherished Museum Exhibitions http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art36871.asp Johannes Vermeer is probably one of the most venerated artists of all time. As 36 paintings are known to exist, I’ll discuss my impressions of the Vermeer exhibit in 1995-96, a contemporary artist influenced by the Dutch Master, and which of his paintings will never again be on tour. Sat, 2 Aug 2014 22:10:10 EST