When it comes to talking about Art, we can’t really stop.
Art is beautiful! The umbrella term includes music, painting, dancing, singing, and so much more! Every form of art can be linked to some positivity in the world!
So, we’re back here with some cool facts you might have not known. Become a part of this art in the smallest way and see how it begins to work in your favor!
We hope you enjoy reading the amazing things that Art can do for us!
The Romans were a different breed! Those amazing statues that they made in their time were so technologically advanced that the head were detachable! Can you believe it? It must have been a practical choice in the part of the sculptor to not have to create a different bust for each king after he died in battle. The easier way was to just add a new head to the old body!
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While many people say that art is a waste of time and students should focus more on technical skills and math, research would suggest otherwise. The possibility of a person being good at science, reading, and math increases when they are actively involved with some type of art.
Read more about the healing properties of Art!
Picasso is Expensive
If you’ve every been struck by a random question about who could be the best painter in the whole wide world, well… We can tell you who’s the most expensive one, if you want! If you were to look at the list of the top 25 most expensive paintings of all times, you would see that 5 of these positions are help by art works from Picasso.
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So, if you ever want to be the proud owner of a Picasso painting, you might want to begin your grind yesterday!
The Study of Arts
We’ve said it time and again. Art is an important part of a child’s curriculum. There is much to learn, including patience. But, if you’re an adult wanting to become an interior designer or a website planner, the you probably will be required to attend art school. Your choice in color, textures, and presentation will have to be improved considerably before you’re given a license to design!
See what we did there?
The Wrong Attraction
The Mona Lisa was stollen in 1911. Before was successfully recovered, the space of the painting was left empty. This empty wall is known to have attracted more visitors than the painting had since it had been put on display in 1797. Can you imagine how weird humans can get at times in the name of art?
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Want to know more about this iconic painting and its secrets? Check them out here!
In the Olympics
Would you believe us if we told you that art used to be an Olympic event? No, right? Well, this is the truth! Before the event became all about abs and winning, the idea was for a person to be an artist as well as a sportsperson! Thanks to Baron Pierre de Coubertin there were a bunch of medals given to sports-inspired pieces of music, architecture, sculpture, and painting.
It has been found that art gives us the ability to look at problems in a different light. It enhances a person’s thought process and helps them get out of a tough problem. The fact that there can be more than one solution to a problem becomes obvious for someone who has a tendency to lean towards art and look at things through an artistic approach.
Do you think you’ll try to be more receptive of art now?
There are a lot more things that art has to offer, if only we gave our young minds the chance to explore it.
As lovers of art, we encourage you bring in the happiness of art into your lives and homes!