Category Archives: Collecting Art

What is a Giclee Print?

What Makes a Giclee Print Different from Other Artwork Reproductions?

For art lovers, contemporary giclee prints can be a smart way to begin a modern art collection. Giclee prints provides the best form of color accuracy above any other form of reproduction, and also lasts the longest when taken care of. Giclee print is the closest and strongest form of art reproduction, and will strongly mimic any original modern art piece that you love. Continue reading What is a Giclee Print?

Development of Fauvism and Its Influences

Development of Fauvism and Its Influences

Developed in France during the 20th century, Fauvist Style Art combines simplified form with exaggerated colors to display more profoundly the deeper sentiments of a painting. Fauvists believe that color should describe how an object looks and simultaneously display the feelings an artist has about it’s painting. Continue reading Development of Fauvism and Its Influences

The New Collector’s Guide to Limited Edition Reproductions

Contemporary Art Prints and Reproductions

Original fine art prints, much like fine local California wines, are often only produced in small batches. They are made by hand and etched one at a time by the artist. The most sought-after art prints are created with high-quality materials. Their exceptional quality distinguishes them from reproductions and makes them hard, if not impossible, to replicate. Continue reading The New Collector’s Guide to Limited Edition Reproductions

Why Art Makes the Perfect Valentine’s Gift

Saying “I Love You” with Wall Art

Shopping for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift can be a stressful. Even if your loved one is easy to buy for, you want to choose something that stands apart from the traditional bouquet of roses and heart-shaped box of chocolates. Art is one of the best options to be sure you are giving someone a unique gift that will last a lifetime. Whether you purchase an original work or an art print, here are some reasons why giving art is the best way to show your love on Valentine’s Day. Continue reading Why Art Makes the Perfect Valentine’s Gift

The Best Gifts for Art Lovers

Holiday Shopping For Fine Art Collectors

Whether you’re searching for abstract art for sale for a discriminating uncle or shopping for contemporary art prints or southwest wall art to decorate with in the run up to the holidays, here are 5 suggestions for what to purchase for the art lovers in your life. Continue reading The Best Gifts for Art Lovers