When we talk about abstract art, we think about a unison of varieties of colors and shapes. Unlike figurative art that is derived from an actual object, abstract art is mostly a composition of random shapes and splashes of colors that meshes well altogether in what we would say an “odd way.”
As art comes in different styles and forms, abstract art is not just beautiful in acrylic painting, but it is also aesthetically pleasing through pencil sketches. It is said that abstract art uses a visual language of shape, form, color, and line to create a composition that shows indifference toward the visual references in the world.
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The Pencil and Canvass
Art is a world of endless creativity, styles, and forms, pencil sketches are just one of the many styles out there that is widely used in the industry of art. It is a rapidly executed freehand drawing and may serve a number of purposes: as a way for an artist to record something that they see; a passing idea for later use; or a quick way of graphically demonstrating an image, idea, or principle. There are a ton of famous vintage sketches and just as enticing, and since then abstract sketches have become a popular theme in the world of art.
A pencil sketch is an art form using only 3 tools: a pencil, an eraser, and a canvass. These three together are able to produce beautiful art pieces in an instant. Usually, a sketch is a term used to the planning of an artwork, mostly called the unfinished product. Some sketches by Leonardo da Vinci and Edgar Degas have become art objects in their own right despite with them being “unfinished.”
What Is Abstract Art?
Abstract art is an art that is composed of shapes, forms, colors, and lines that usually show erratic sequence. It gives different impressions and aspects when viewed in different angles; it is an art form that can not portray nor relay a direct image.
It is usually an art form that is able to convey many things at the same time, and depending on one’s mood the interpretation once seen may differ each time; it is the same as how it is seen differently by different people.
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Fun Facts on Abstract Art
Abstract art had been, from the Renaissance up to the middle of the 19th century, underpinned by the logic of perspective and attempts to reproduce an illusion of what we see as reality. And by the 20th century, abstract art indicates a departure from reality into depiction of imagery in art, a departure from accurate representation that can be partial or complete.
- In Chinese painting, abstract art can be traced to the Tang dynasty painter Wang Mo (??), who is credited for creating the splashed-ink painting style.
- In the 19th century, the three art movements Romanticism, Impressionism and Expressionism contributed greatly in the development of abstract art.
- Post-impressionism practiced by Vincent van Gogh among other renowned artists had an enormous impact on 20th-century art and led the advent of 20th-century abstraction.
Art is a grand piece of luxury that is used for either its beauty, message or both. It is a way to appreciate the beauty surrounding us just like flower sketches. If you appreciate and enjoy the concept of abstract art and you would like to indulge your creative mind, the samples available in this article are free for you to download and use as a reference material.