Author Archives: Lillian Gray

Shepard Fairey: Who is the amazing and influential street artist ? 5 Artworks you should know about

Cartoon of Street Artist Shepard Fairey

Introduction  Shepard Fairey is an American contemporary street artist, graphic designer, activist, illustrator, and founder of OBEY Clothing who emerged from the skateboarding scene. He is one of the best known and most influential street artists ever.  He first became known for “Andre the Giant has a posse” stickers which later became Obey. He catapulted […]

Who is revolutionary artist Ai Weiwei? And a discussion of 11 of his most prolific artworks

Chinese Contemporary artist and activist as a cartoon

What are the most important artworks by Ai Weiwei you should know? Introduction  Ai Weiwei is a Chinese contemporary artist and activist. He has been called the most dangerous artist in the world. He has been arrested and detained for 81 days, his art studio has been demolished, not once but twice! He has been […]

7 Elements of Art: Form

Watch this lesson for free on our YouTube channel  Free Lesson on the 7 Elements of Art by artist Lillian Gray. This is a video and blog series teaching the 7 Elements of Art in an easy-to-understand way. The series consists of 7 lessons presented by artist Lillian Gray. Hi I’m artist Lillian Gray and today’s lesson is all about […]

7 Elements of Art: Space

Watch this lesson for free on our YouTube channel  Free Lesson on the 7 Elements of Art by artist Lillian Gray. This is a video and blog series teaching the 7 Elements of Art in an easy-to-understand way. The series consists of 7 lessons presented by artist Lillian Gray. Space is one of the 7 elements of art along with […]

7 Elements of Art: Shape

Watch this lesson for free on our YouTube channel  Free Lesson on the 7 Elements of Art by artist Lillian Gray. This is a video and blog series teaching the 7 Elements of Art in an easy-to-understand way. The series consists of 7 lessons presented by artist Lillian Gray. Hi, I’m artist Lillian Gray and today’s lesson is all about […]

The 7 Elements of Art: Colour

Colour The 7 Elements of Art by artists Lillian Gray

Watch this lesson for free on our YouTube channel  Free Lesson on the 7 Elements of Art by artist Lillian Gray This is a video and blog series teaching the 7 Elements of Art in an easy-to-understand way. The series consists of 7 lessons presented by artist Lillian Gray. Today’s lesson is all about colour. Have you ever felt overwhelmed […]

The 7 Elements of Art: Texture

Texture 7 Elements of Art by artist Lillian Gray

THE 7 ELEMENTS OF ART Watch this lesson for free on our YouTube channel  Free Lesson on the 7 Elements of Art by artist Lillian Gray. This is a video and blog series teaching the 7 Elements of Art in an easy-to-understand way. The series consists of 7 lessons presented by artist Lillian Gray. Hi, I’m artist Lillian Gray, and […]

Who was the amazing South African Artist Willie Bester? 5 Willie Bester artworks your need to know.

Artist Willie Bester as a cartoon figure created by Lillian Gray

Hi, I am artist Lillian Gray and I have someone you need to meet, South African artist Willie Bester.  Willie Bester is a multi-disciplinary South African artist.  He is best known for his sculptures, installations,  mixed media and collage artworks,  but he also practices oil painting and watercolours.  He uses his art to comment on social and […]

Who is artist Yayoi Kusama? Have a look at her breathtaking artworks.

Contemporary Art History Hi I’m artist Lillian Gray and I have someone you need to meet Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. Yayoi Kusama is absolutely dotty about dots, she is sometimes called the princess of polka dots. She makes all kinds of art such as sculptures, paintings, installation, clothing design and even performances and they are all covered […]