Category archives: Artworks

20 Mind Blowing Paintings by Yoko D Holbachie - Colorful, Charming and Disturbing

Inspired by popular culture in her native Japan and beyond, Yoko d’ Holbachie’s paintings are at once vividly inviting and disturbingly dark. Candy colored creatures with wormlike tentacles travel through fantasy landscapes. Elements of Kawaii, Anime, Pop Art and Surrealism blend together in tightly rendered works that pull the viewer in with bright, cheerful energy and hold on with strange, complex elements. Time spent with these charming beasts elicits questions […]

30 Beautiful Digital Art works and Pinup Illustrations by Cris Delara

Cris de Lara is a famous pinup artist, illustrator and digital painter with a unique style and talent for pinup art, portraits, caricatures, and comic illustrations in traditional and digital way. Cris lives in Niagara, Canada. He started painting at school; He used to study art at a catholic school, when He was nine years old, oil paintings classes up to 12 years, when He decided to draw, because He […]

Top 25 Oil Paintings and Famous Oil Portraits from 18th century

This period was a watershed in the development of History Painting. By the end, due to the dull prescriptions of the academies and the semantic confusion between istoria and history, the genre became devalued. ‘Death of General Wolfe’ (1771) by Benjamin West (1738-1820) just about lived up to its billing as a History Painting, but ‘The Execution of Lady Jane Grey’ (1933) by Paul Delaroche (1797-1856) was no more than […]

30 Mind-Blowing Glamorous Oil Paintings by Tom Lovell, Hamish Blakely and Raipun

I consider myself a storyteller with a brush. I try to place myself back in imagined situations that would make interesting and appealing pictures. I am intent on producing paintings that relate to the human experience – Thomas Lovell. He was born February 5, 1909 in a New York City hospital. His father was Henry S. Lovell Jr, a telephone engineer in the early years of that industry. See Full […]

25 Extraordinary Hyper Realistic Car themed Oil Paintings by Cheryl Kelley

Using the automobile as a point of reference, Cheryl Kelley continues her exploration into issues of gender, power, and freedom. Through exquisitely rendered canvases, Chrome displays the luminosity and mystique of the automobile that has captured the imagination of so many since its inception. Juxtaposed to her previous exhibitions of all muscle cars, Kelley’s introduction of luxury sports cars like Porsche and Bentley creates…

25 Glamorous Pin Up Oil Paintings by American Artist Gil Elvgren

Elvgren was the best pin-up artist in the history of American Illustration. His talent was prolific enough and important enough to support a major book. His influence, both as an artist and a teacher was extensive. After the publication of “The Great American Pinup” the requests for more of his work were overwhelming. See Full post here

30 Sexy Robot Oil Paintings by Hajime Sorayama - Modern and Metallic Pinups

In the late 1990’s, Sorayama was approached by the Sony Corporation to design an organic robotic form. It became the famous “AIBO” dog, now in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art and then Smithsonian Institute of Technology. Intrigued by the effects of light on various metallic surfaces, and always ready for challenges to his technique and imagination. See Full post here

30 Creative Concept Artworks and Hyper Realistic Movie Sculptures

Schell Sculpture Studio offers the finest creature and character design available anywhere. The studio has been providing concept art in the industry for over ten years, and owner and head designer Jordu Schell has been in the film and television industry since 1987. His talent as a designer and sculptor is world renowned, and his credits include: “Avatar”, “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian”, “300”, “Hellboy”, “Aliens vs. Predator See […]

25 Extraordinary Hyper Realistic Oil Paintings by Eric Christensen

Eric Christensen began painting professionally in 1992. Since that time he has enjoyed amazing success and a growing reputation as a celebrated Wine Country Artist. Self-taught, he invented a watercolor technique that allows him to create images of vibrant color that go beyond the look and depth of a high quality photograph. Christensen now finds himself unique in his field. In fact he is the only known artist capable of […]