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New Image Painting

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

A vague term applied since the late 1970s to the work of certain painters who employ a strident figurative style, often with cartoon-like imagery and abrasive handling owing something to...

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E. McKnight Kauffer

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(1890–1954)

American designer and painter, active mainly in England. After studying in San Francisco, Chicago, and Paris, he settled in London in 1914. He was a member of Group X,...

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Cassandre

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(Adolf Jean‐Marie Mouron, 1901–68)

One of the most important poster designers of the 20th century, Cassandre lived in Russia until 1918, when he moved to Paris, studying at the La...

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Vladimir Stenberg

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(1899–1982) and

(1900–33)

Widely known for their striking theatre designs, film posters, and street festivals of the 1920s, the Russian Constructivist Stenberg brothers...

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Paul Rand

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(1914–96)

One of the most influential graphic designers of the 20th century, Paul Rand's contribution to the visual environment has been striking on many fronts. This contribution...

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Mt Grenfell

Andrée Rosenfeld.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Industrial and Commercial Art. 483 words.

Site of Aboriginal activity, c. 50 km north-west of Cobar, western New South Wales, south-east Australia. The Cobar Plain is a broad, semi-arid plain south of the Darling River....

Merchandising Art and Identity in Meiji Japan: Kyoto Nihonga Artists' Designs for Takashimaya Department Store, 1868–1912

Julia Sapin.

in Journal of Design History

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 0 words.

Department-store patronage of painters contributed to the development of painting practice and commercial design during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Japan. This...

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Killeen, Richard

Robert Leonard.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 261 words.

(b Auckland, April 10, 1946).

New Zealand painter. From the mid-1960s he worked in a huge variety of painting styles, both figurative and abstract, before inventing the...

Lochore, Brad

Andrew Cross.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 329 words.

(b Wellington, New Zealand, 1960).

British painter of New Zealand birth. After studying film and art at Byam Shaw School of Art, London, in 1989, he spent a year at the...

Johnson, George Henry

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 352 words.

(b Nelson, New Zealand, Aug 19, 1926).

Australian painter of New Zealand descent. With his close colleagues Roger Kemp and Leonard French, he introduced abstract painting to...

Arkley, Howard

Marco Livingstone.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Painting; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 665 words.

(b Melbourne, May 5, 1951; d Melbourne, July 22, 1999).

Australian painter. While studying painting at Prahran College, Melbourne, from 1969 to 1971, he discovered airbrushes,...

Fomison, Tony

Jim Barr and Mary Barr.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Painting; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 175 words.

(b Christchurch, July 12, 1939; d Waitangi, Feb 7, 1990).

New Zealand painter. After graduating in sculpture from the University of Canterbury in 1961, he began to paint...

Still-life in Australian art

John R. Neeson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 3182 words.

An arrangement of inanimate objects in a domestic setting, the Still-life has remained central to the repertory of Australian artists, despite fluctuations in recognition by prevailing...

Bunny, Rupert

Mary Eagle.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 217 words.

(Charles Wulsten) [Charles Rupert Wulsten]

(b St Kilda, nr Melbourne, Sept 29, 1864; d Melbourne, May 26, 1947).

Australian painter. After studying in Melbourne...

White, Robin

Jim Barr and Mary Barr.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 234 words.

(b Te Puke, NZ, July 12, 1946).

New Zealand painter and printmaker . In 1967 she graduated in fine arts from the University of Auckland and trained as a teacher. The...

Pugh, Clifton

Jan Minchin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 317 words.

(Ernest)

(b Richmond, Victoria, Dec 17, 1924; d Cottles Bridge, Victoria, Oct 14, 1990).

Australian painter and illustrator. He enlisted at the age of 18 and served with...

Cotton, Shane

William McAloon.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 345 words.

(b Upper Hutt, Oct 3, 1964).

New Zealand painter of Maori descent. Cotton studied at the University of Canterbury, graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1988. He is...

Fullwood, A(lbert) Henry

Anne Gray.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Book Arts and Illustration; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 446 words.

(b Birmingham, March 15, 1863; d Waverley, Oct 1, 1930).

Australian painter, etcher and illustrator, also active in England. In his formative years he undertook illustrative...

Robinson, Peter

Kyla Mackenzie.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 384 words.

(b Ashburton, Christchurch, 1966).

New Zealand sculptor, painter, printmaker, and installation artist of Maori descent. Robinson trained as a sculptor at Ilam School of...

Counihan, (Jack) Noel

Robert Smith.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Book Arts and Illustration; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 321 words.

(b Melbourne, Oct 4, 1913; d Melbourne, July 5, 1986).

Australian painter, printmaker, draughtsman, sculptor, cartoonist and illustrator. Largely self-taught, he began printmaking...

Piccinini, Patricia

Charles Green.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online November 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 535 words.

(b Freetown, Sierra Leone, Dec 14, 1965).

Australian installation artist, born in Sierra Leone. Resident in Australia from 1972, Piccinini graduated in 1988 from the...