Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is acrylic paint?

What is acrylic paint?

Fast drying paint that contains pigment suspension in polymer emulsion of acrylic. Acrylic paints are soluble in water but resistant when dry. They have unique characteristics not easily attained by other media. Paintings made from it have some degree of similarity with oil and watercolor paintings.

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Nobuyoshi Araki

Bound woman,

Drawing / Watercolor

Acrylic paint

EUR 4,740

Julian Opie

Evening sun, 2013

Limited Edition Print

Acrylic paint

EUR 14,300

Dario Perez-Flores

Prochromatique 1107, 2013

Painting

Acrylic paint

EUR 20,000

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Art Fabrication

A process that relates to production of technically difficult or large artworks. It happens when a designer or lone artist is unable to realize a creation of conception or design of his or her own and seeks assistance in a fabrication studio. Such a studio has access to specialized machinery, resources and the necessary labor required in order to excellently execute complex art projects.

Art Brut

A French term that means "raw art". It was invented by Jean Dubuffet in an attempt to describe and explain naive and graffiti art made outside the normal fine art's academic tradition. He termed it as "outsider art", made by loners, prisoners, the mentally ill and other groups of people considered marginalized. It is made without thought to presentation or imitation.

Space Art

Space Art is artistic imagery depicting the space matter of the universe. It began in 1865 with the first illustrations, based on science fact, of A. de Neuvill and Emile Bayard in the novel “From the Earth to the Moon” by Jules Verne.

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