It was far from the most exciting Academy Awards broadcast. The most surprising thing that happened was that Kirk Douglas stole the show from hosts James Franco and Anne Hathaway.
Besides London there are various smaller towns in UK that are a must visit. If art is one of your passions then you definitely cannot miss out on a visit to Bristol which is an Art lover’s paradise. The city brings you closer to some of the best artistic expressions. banksy is one of the most famous artists known to mankind and the city of Bristol showcases his history and work. He is rumored to have been born in Bristol and the city has great pieces of his work. His famous Love-Triangle stencil can be found at the bottom of Park Street. Like London, Bristol weather too can be unpredictable and it is important to be prepared before you visit the city.
You work really hard to keep in shape, but what I want to know is what food will make you really just pig out, every time you’re around it? Like, you just can’t resist? Granted, I don’t often get to see you really pig out! Gosh, your discipline really is admirable.
Pirates. The infamous pirate Blackbeard was a Bristolian gone bad. Born in Bristol around 1680, Edward Teach (not such a good pirate name) later became known as Blackbeard and took to pillaging in the Caribbean. In preparation for raiding another ship, he would make his appearance as terrifying as possible, by tying his enormous black beard into plaits, strapping 3 pairs of pistols to his chest and using slow-burning rope to create billowing black smoke around his head. He and his ship, the Adventure, wrought havoc for many years, before eventually Blackbeard was caught and beheaded by the Royal Navy.
I think it’s first important to understand that „art” itself is tough to define. But if you move past formal definitions, art is typically an expression of oneself or a message that an artist is trying to give to the viewer. and it may or may not appeal to other people. Others think art is perhaps an expression of the artist using colors, textures, sounds, etc. to convey the message. Let’s look at a few of pieces of well known art.
Exit Through The Gift Shop- Reclusive graffiti artist Banksy directs this documentary about street art and celebrity. It’s a fascinating and brilliant portrait of a scene which creates instant celebrities and it also questions the nature of art itself. Fantastic and fun.
Canvas pop art is a growing trend in customised canvas prints. Different funky types of photo treatments can transform a normal photo into quirky canvas pop art for your home. The banksy canvas is hugely popular as it has that modern and urban feel to it. Have your pet or your partner on a banksy canvas for the living room wall. Or why not make you and your husband a shared anniversary gifts by turning a wedding photo of the two of you into a banksy canvas?