Painting, in art, describes any work of art that’s created with painting via brush, sponge, palette knife, or any other tool to apply paint. Painting is a medium, not a genre unlike abstract or contemporary art. Paintings’ Origins Paintings as old as 40,000 years old have been discovered around the world – mostly in caves

Abstract Art

Abstract art is exactly that – abstract. It used shapes, forms, and marks to depict common lifelike forms. In relation to art specifically, abstract means reducing or withdrawing details until you only have core elements of a subject. In the 2017 Netflix docu-series Abstract, one graphic designer uses Legos to summarize New York icons in