A portrait is the term mostly used for the representation of the likeness of a person, animal or scene created using paint, photography, sculpture, or other artistic mediums. In a portrait of a person the facial expression is often the predominant subject of the image.
Charcoal comes in three forms: powdered, compressed, and willow or vine. Each kind varies in softness and is used to create different drawing techniques such as shading or fine-detail drawing.
Contemporary art encompasses the art of today, produced by living artists. The art of today benefits from all the previous art movements in history as artists work in a wide array of mediums, formats, and styles, while transgressing art forms: music, architecture, video, performance art, living installations, technology.
More about Larry Aarons
An original “Creative Ad Mad Man.” Larry Aarons is a true native New Yorker growing up in a very tough neighborhood “very close to Fort Apache in the South Bronx.” Where he learned to survive because of his art. “I began my life as an artist. Although it took some diversions when my kindergarten teacher […]