There's an old saying that 'a picture speaks a thousand words'. This is certainly true when it comes to the wonders of art. 

Whether it be painting, sculpting or another form of creativity - we regularly produce content to help you understand and appreciate different forms of art in all of their glory.

Over the next fee weeks, we will be presenting different important art movements which marked the history of art.  

ART AS A RESPONSE TO MENTAL HEALTH

FINAL 3 ARTISTS

Introducing the final 3 artists from the 'Art as a Response to Mental Health' online exhibition.

Introdcuction to the Doncaster Art Movement project by the Artist Chinwe Russel.

ART AS A RESPONSE TO MENTAL HEALTH

EXHIBITION FINALISTS

Introducing the final 30 artists from the 'Art as a Response to Mental Health' online exhibition.

DONCASTER ART MOVEMENT PROJECT

INTRODUCTION

This project is sponsored by Doncaster Council 

UNDERSTANDING SURREALISM

BY ARTIST BECKY RYDEL

INTRODUCTION TO PORTRAITURE 

BY ROSE-MARIE ELLIOT

Rose-Marie Elliot narrates the incredible story of some iconic female portrait artists who found a voice through their work. From the 1500s to the present day, Rose walks us through the struggle for female empowerment through portraiture, the revival of portrait art, and the place it occupies in art history. 

UNDERSTANDING MODERNISM

BY ARTIST ANDY HOLLINGHURST

The artist Andy Hollinghurst explains the history and meaning of  modernism, an art movement which has a strong influence on his work.  

UNDERSTANDING ROMANTICISM

BY ARTIST REBECCA WRIGHT

The artist Rebecca Wright explains the history and meaning of  Romanticism, an art movement which has a strong influence on his work.  

UNDERSTANDING PRIMITIVISM

BY ARTIST MAIA BROWN

The artist MAIA BROWN  explains the history and meaning of  PRIMITIVISM, an art movement which she is passionate about.

UNDERSTANDING IMPRESSIONISM 

BY ARTIST ALISON WATSON

The artist ALISON WATSON  talks about early impressionism and how it has influence her new passion for painting. Focus on Monet. 

UNDERSTANDING OUTSIDER ART

BY ARTIST HELEN HARDMAN

Discover raw art with Helen Hardman who explains about this category of art which is very personal to her. 

UNDERSTANDING POST IMPRESSIONISM

BY ELISA NERI

Elisa Neri takes you on a journey through the mind of Vincent Van Gogh and several other artists to explain all about the post-impressionism art movement, a movement which she is very passionate about. 

UNDERSTANDING POINTILLISM 

BY ARTIST JILL TEMPORAL 

In this video, Jill temporal takes us through the colourful landscape of Pointillism, a very unique method of creating very richly texture works of art.

UNDERSTANDING VIRTUAL ART 

BY IAN LATHAM

In this insightful video, the artist Ian Latham takes us through the exciting world of Virtual/digital. From the early beginnings to the artists who started the movement and to modern day virtual realism.

UNDERSTANDING

THE ARTS & CRAFTS MOVEMENT  

BY TRACEY MOORE

In this video, Tracey Moore traces the inspirations and motivations behind this movement which saw a return to craftmanship and quality to the sector. 

UNDERSTANDING CERAMIC/POTTERY ART

BY KATRINE BARBER

in this video, the artist gives us a wonderful insight into the history of ceramics and pottery, spanning a period of 100 years. Fascinating narrative. A must watch. 

UNDERSTANDING

FAUVISM  

BY CHINWE RUSSELL

In this video, Chinwe Russell gives a brief insight into Fauvism, a short lived art movement which inspired the bold and confident use of colours. With rich imagery, the artist explains the very tough beginning of this movement and the main artists behind it

FEMINISM IN THE ARTS THE BADASS GIRLS OF THE ARTS 

CHRISTY WOOLLEY

In this video, the artist Christy Woolley gives us a fascinating insight in the the lives of some female artists who threw caution to the winds and stood up for their right to be recognized by the art industry. 

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