French English
search
Medium
Theme
Movement
Technic
average price
Country

Acrylic

Acrylic is usually referred to in art as a fast drying paint. It is composed of pigments in a synthetic acrylic resin produced from acrylates and methacrylates... in other words it dilutes in water but is resistant to water when dry. Acrylic paint has been worshiped by artists since the 1950s; it continued to be extremely popular in the 1960s when an improved version appeared. The artist can modify the texture of acrylic when diluted with water or acrylic gels, it can then take the appearance of watercolour or oil paint. The multiple advantages of acrylic explain why painters have adopted this media through time.

ARTSETTER ARTISTS:

Most viewed Most Recent Price
ARGADOL *_*
ARGADOL *_* Average price: 15€ 14213 views
Jean Rooney
Jean Rooney Average price: 2220€ 14045 views
JULIA GORBATY
JULIA GORBATY Average price: 1816€ 9160 views
Tam Tam
Tam Tam Average price: 1623€ 8948 views
Helen Read
Helen Read United States Average price: 619€ 8885 views
Tina Hl
Tina Hl Average price: 132€ 8832 views
VALETTE Audrey
VALETTE Audrey Average price: 1699€ 8816 views
Domi Quiet
Domi Quiet Average price: 907€ 8482 views
Lepolsk Matuszewski
Lepolsk Matuszewski Average price: 965€ 8243 views
Alexandra Kube
Alexandra Kube Average price: 612€ 8112 views
© 2010 Artsetter