How to Appreciate Paintings #19: Representational art

Art exhibition in Singapore. ARTualize is the only art gallery in Singapore that lets you rent paintings for your home. Singapore artist Low Hai Hong with his two guests at his exhibition opening at NAFA art gallery in Singapore.


Representational art is art that depicts subjects that are easily recognized by most people.
The subject in a representational painting may not look like the item in real life, but it can still be identified.  For example, we can recognize a crowd of people in a painting from just a few strokes of the brush even though humans certainly don’t look like that.

Knowledge of art helps us to appreciate paintings.

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