Coming Back From Rejection

3 TIPS TO COMING BACK FROM REJECTION: Ok, were they just being arrogantly mean or do they have a point. Some art buyers talk or brag about themselves, their connections, how much money they have, etc. So if they don’t get your message, then more than likely, they’re not interested50 Continue Reading

Fine Art As An Investment

DeBerry Art, Lloyd DeBerry

Original Ideas: Paintings and Giclées You walk into a gallery and fall in love with a $5,000 painting, but you just can’t justify the price tag. The gallery owner shows you a selection of the same artist’s work for a humble $500, explaining that the pieces are giclées. A giclée50 Continue Reading

How to Get Gallery Representation

DeBerry, Rhythm Child

Facebook, Instagram, and other web platforms alone don’t always make the cut when it comes to reeling in the “big fish”. Even when in a gallery, you still have to compete with other artists who are looking to catch the very same fish you are. This process isn’t easy. As50 Continue Reading

Art is Life and Therapy

DeBerry: Bring in The Clown

If you were like most kids, you even signed your name on the paper like other artists. I dare not compare coloring with the techniques of fine art but I must say that the love of painting a scene, sculpting a form, or sketching a picture probably started with a50 Continue Reading


Lloyd DeBerry

In Europe, neoclassicism began as a reaction against the Baroque and Rococo styles, and a desired return to the art of Romanesque and Renaissance classicism. Each individual grouping of Neoclassicism, whether affecting architecture or the visual arts, has attempted to capture the ideas of times gone by to utilize them50 Continue Reading

Buying Paintings: Romanticism

Some of the more renowned names around this movement, which utilized strong emotion to convey meaning, were Francisco de Goya and William Blake respectively. This particular art form became a reaction to the outgrowth of reason by homing in on imagination and feeling. It is not difficult to see the50 Continue Reading

Expressionism the Movement

DeBerry Visual Art: Original Sin

The movement is closely associated with its’ beginnings in Germany, and has a few different but overlapping schools of thought within. The term Expressionism was first used to describe the movement in the magazine produced in 1911 called “Der Sturm”, and was usually linked to paintings and graphic work that50 Continue Reading

Leverage Like Never Before!

DeBerry Visual Art: Leverage

It used to be that most Artists had to fight their way into galleries in order to have their artwork considered for purchase but these days, as more and more people see art as an investment, Artists no longer have to fight for one platform. Art Buyers prefer to buy50 Continue Reading


DeBerry Visual Arts

A Collection of Musical Themed Giclee Prints from “The DeBerry Portfolio”. Musical Themed Paintings are fun to create and are a subject that I have found myself drawn to for many years. The theme can be adapted to almost any style as music in itself is a universal language. My50 Continue Reading


Lloyd DeBerry: The Pump

Surrealists were a group of painters and artists that drew a large amount of inspiration from the impact of dreams. In the beginning, before this artistic movement was fully embraced, many people questioned the value of these works of art. Though considered some of the more recent ground-breaking artwork yet50 Continue Reading

The Symbolism Movement

DeBerry Visual Arts

Symbolism: An artistic and poetic movement or style using symbolic images and indirect suggestion to express mystical ideas, emotions, and states of mind. Symbolism evoked a taste similar to the Romanticist tradition, but utilized mysticism and sensitivity through mythology and dream imagery, preceding the psychoanalytical work of Freud and Jung50 Continue Reading