As we head into 2023 here is a little Art Quiz to get you thinking!
Have fun, and don't forget to share your score!
1 Who painted 'The Fighting Temeraire'?
A Pablo Picasso
B J. M. W. Turner
C Joshua Reynolds
D William Blake
2 Andy Warhol was well known for his 'Soup Can' Pictures. Which famous person did he print 50 times over, half with colour and half in greyscale?
A Elizabeth Taylor
B Elvis Presley
C Marilyn Monroe
D Debbie Harry
3 What is hidden under the pink oval?
A A dog
B A child
C A rabbit
D A monkey
4 CIBO is a graffiti artist who uses his art in a positive way. What is the subject of most of his pieces?
5 Who are The Guerrilla Girls?
A A group of artists against sexism and racism in the art world.
B A group of artists wanting a more positive portrayal of animals in art.
C The nickname of a group of graffiti artists in New York.
D A group of artists in Russia fighting for human rights.
6 Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' sold at auction for how much?
A $382 million
B $450.3 million
C £300 Million
D £37 million
7 Maggi Hambling’s Scallop: A Conversation with the Sea stands in which British seaside town?
A Herne Bay, Kent
B St Ives, Cornwall
C Aldeburgh, Suffolk
D Sandown, Isle of Wight
8 Which town on the east coast of Scotland is the subject of this painting by Edward Baird?
9 What is the name of this painting by Edward Hopper?
B Night Owls
C Late Night at Phillies
D Together and Alone
10 What is hidden under the pink oval?
A Some fruit
B A bottle of Champagne
C A musical instrument
D A hat
11 Who painted this picture?
A Paul Rubens
B Rosa Bonheur
C Francisco Goya
D Louise Elisabeth Vigee Le Brun
12 At the start of the New Year Father time is defeated and a new year begins. In this painting we see Father time (who has dropped his sickle and hourglass), being attacked by 3 main figures. Who are they?
A Trust, Youthfulness, Beauty
B Hope, Love, Happiness
C Hope, Love, Beauty
D Strength, Fun, Womanhood
Have a Happy and Creative NEW YEAR!
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