I received my order today. MisterArt.com provides absolutely the best products at the best prices with the best service and fastest shipping I've ever received. Thank you! I'll definitely be back!

Tony Pensacola, FL

More Testimonials »

Styles & Periods
Hard-Edge Painting

Hard-Edge painting arose in the 1960s in opposition to figurative and geometrical art and as a reaction to Abstract Expressionism. It is included in the new direction of painting of the 1960s that is generally called Post-Painterly Abstraction. Hard-Edge painting is characterized by its flat, broad fields of color. The forms in Hard-Edge painting are few, and are crisply defined by sharp contours. By reducing the amount of forms in a painting and eliminating the presence of a defined light source, Hard-Edge painters were able to negate depth, object and figure, thereby giving the painting – that is the stretcher and canvas itself – the distinction of being the object. This can be interpreted as total unity of the picture plane. Some of the most successful Hard-Edge painters include Agnes Martin, Ad Reinhardt, Ellsworth Kelly and Kenneth Noland.


Feeling inspired? Try out these fine products…

From $10.39

Creative Haven Paint by Number

by Dover

Explore the classic paint by number concept.

From $23.99

Making Art

by North Light

45 demos of materials and techniques for today's artist.

From $8.57

From $8.79

Getting Started with Charcoal Set

by General's

Great introduction to charcoal drawing!

Up to 31% Off

Collegiate Easel

by Klopfenstein

Traditional A-frame easel that's stable and rigid

From $1.23

9000 Drawing Pencils (Each)

by Faber-Castell

Superior artist's grade pencils.
Deal of the Week
(valid thru Jan 17)
 

Infinity Paper Photo Corners

by Lineco

black, pack of 252

Acid free and won't harm your photos

  Infinity Paper Photo Corners

 
List: $7.59
 
Non-Member: $4.93
35% OFF
 
VIP Member: $3.80
50% OFF

Latest Product Reviews

I asked a question about cleaning up the Adhesive and I reeived a very quick answer which solved my problem! Many thanks ! Laurence Anderson
- Laurence Anderson in Houston Texas
These are some of the best watercolors out there. The range of colors make choices almost endless, and the quality is fantastic. Creamy and wets easily, mixes and blends well, vibrant and nonfading. Love Daniel Smith!
- Scratchmade Journal in Southeastern US
Darwi Classic is SUPERB for dolls.
- Aroha in New Zealand

Free Download for Kids

Download free coloring book pages Download FREE
coloring book
pages to color at
home or school.

View Pages »

Please wait...
Please wait...