Remodernist Painters' Group - 2/CALENDAR MONTH

Remodernism is an alternative to the established High Art hegemony, known as Post-Modernism.

BLUE

This challenge closed over 3 years ago.

The Challenge

Blue is the color of the clear sky and the deep sea.On the optical spectrum, blue is located between violet and green.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the painting(s) that make the most effective use of the color blue.

Rewards & Prizes

First Prize: have six of your paintings featured on our overview page for three months.
Second and third prizes: have three of your paintings featured on our overview page for three months.

Additional Information

Surveys in Europe and the United States regularly find that blue is the favorite color of respondents, who associate it more than any other color with sympathy, harmony, faithfulness, friendship and confidence.

Vishnu, the supreme god of Hinduism, is often portrayed as being blue, or more precisely having skin the colour of rain-filled clouds.

In the Islamic World, blue and turquoise tile traditionally decorates the facades and exteriors of mosques and other religious buildings.

The blues is a popular musical form created in the United States in the 19th century by African-American musicians, based on African musical roots. It usually expresses sadness and melancholy.
A blue note is a musical note sung or played at a slightly lower pitch than the major scale for expressive purposes, giving it a slightly melancholy sound. It is frequently used in jazz and the blues.

Cover Image: consider this... by Shylie Edwards

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The Top Ten

Blues Ultra by Carson Collins

Blues Ultra by Carson Collins was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 6 votes.

  • Elemental No 2  Water by Linda Ridpath
  • Monet's Pond, Giverny by Terri Maddock
  • Untitled 12 by RKB-arts
  • Goin Out Early...............S A I L I N' by WhiteDove Studio kj gordon
  • Out of the Blue, Into the Black by Cliff Vestergaard
  • in2blu by D. D.AMO
  • blue jug by Shylie Edwards
  • RR Energy by Kenneth Hoffman
  • Winter impressions by olivia-art

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