Black and white art is a stylistic medium where the use of black or white can draw focus to or from the subject, at times creating a style which is minimal in style.

While black and white are the predominant colours present, other colours can be used and incorporated, but are often muted and diluted so as not to draw away from the prominence of the namesake shades.

There are no strict parameters on what the subject may be within the composition, nor is there on the medium that is utilised, and could incorporate paint, pencil, or even printmaking.

While not always the case, black and white art can be used to represent conflicting or contrasting ideas, such as the dichotomy of good and evil, or that of the pure and impure. Black and white art has been used and recreated across almost all cultures, throughout most of history.

    • Monochrome Dolly Mixtures, Acrylic Painting by Julee Latimer Artist
    • Sold.
      2cm (D) x
      60cm (H) x
      60cm (W) x
      A striking profusion of crisp white circles contrasting dramatically with deepest black in this Op Art inspired painting.This work is fitted with D rings and wire for immediate hanging. The panel has a hidden wooden framework which allows the work to ‘float’ a few cms (one inch) from the wall. On the back you will find my signature, initials, title...
    • Mitosis, Acrylic Painting by Julee Latimer Artist
    • $990.00
      2cm (D) x
      90cm (H) x
      90cm (W) x
      A single experiment of black, white, black resulted in a striking monochrome multiplication that grew, evolved and ultimately, took over. Inspired by Op Art’s fascinating black and white illusionary patterns and retro design.   Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wee_nidcnjI  This work is fitted with D rings and wire for immediate hanging. The panel has a hidden wooden framework which allows the work to ‘float’ a few cms...
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    • My Love, Acrylic Painting by Sudha Palani Artist
    • $450.00
      4cmcm (D) x
      61cmcm (H) x
      61cmcm (W) x
      I saw an image of mother zebra and its little one from a wildlife page. When I saw that image, I could feel the warmth of the love and care between them. Like how much I Love my son more than anything else in this world.  They made me to remind myself and my son. I cant restrict myself to...
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    • Genius, Pencil Drawing by Sudha Palani Artist
    • $150.00
      0.1cm (D) x
      25.32cmcm (H) x
      20.32cmcm (W) x
      E=mc2....Theory of Relativity...Who will forget him? He said, "Everyone is a Genius.But If you judge a Fish by its ability to climb a tree,It will live its whole life believing that its Stupid".True words. We cant judge or suppress anyone or anything.I have a big portrait of him in my painting room. Inspiration for every Generation. This portrait done with HB pencils....
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    • The Theory of Everything, Pencil Drawing by Sudha Palani Artist
    • $150.00
      0.1cm (D) x
      20.32cmcm (H) x
      25.40cmcm (W) x
      Stephen Hawking. I'm amazed with his Intelligence.Brief answers to Big Question is one the best thing I ever read. He said,"Our future is a race between the growing power of our technology and the wisdom with which we use it. Let's make sure that WISDOM wins."I was waiting to do his portrait. This pencil drawing done with Hb pencils. protected...
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    • Rift, Acrylic Painting by Julee Latimer Artist
    • $960.00
      3cm (D) x
      60cm (H) x
      122cm (W) x
      The dramatic opposites of black and white meet halfway through grey in a painting inspired by ice melting. With its flickers of gold this is a bold, unusual combination of linear and organic patterns.  This work has two sets of D rings and wire for your choice of vertical or horizontal hanging (see in situ images). The pattern continues around all...
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    • Tree No.3, Pencil Drawing by Debbie Brophy Artist
    • $150.00
      0.01cm (D) x
      29.5cm (H) x
      19.8cm (W) x
      This is an original handmade graphite drawing with the very imaginative title of TREE NO.3 based on a photo taken of a grand old tree on the border of the Yellagonga National Park in Woodvale, Western Australia.  While we may see trees everywhere all the time, how often do we actually look at them? This artwork was created using graphite pencils...
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    • Tree No.2, Pencil Drawing by Debbie Brophy Artist
    • $150.00
      0.01cm (D) x
      29.5cm (H) x
      19.5cm (W) x
      This is an original handmade graphite drawing with the very imaginative title of TREE NO.2 based on a photo taken while walking in my local park.  While we may see trees everywhere all the time, how often do we actually look at them? This artwork was created using graphite pencils on good quality smooth textured cartridge paper (110gsm) in a landscape...
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    • Tree No.1, Pencil Drawing by Debbie Brophy Artist
    • $150.00
      0.01cm (D) x
      29.5cm (H) x
      19.5cm (W) x
      This is an original handmade graphite drawing with the very imaginative title of TREE NO.1 based on a photo taken while walking in my local park.  While we may see trees everywhere all the time, how often do we actually look at them? This artwork was created using graphite pencils on good quality smooth textured cartridge paper (110gsm) in a portrait...
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    • AUSTRALIAN LANDSCAPE, Acrylic Painting by maureen finck Artist
    • $560.00
      3.75cm (D) x
      61cm (H) x
      61cm (W) x
      The starkness of the Australian landscape is beautiful, and a constant source of inspiration to artists.However, the other side to this is drought.Australia is a continent defined by extremes of floods, droughts, and heat, but and recent decades have seen some extraordinary climate events.
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    • Great Egrets, Acrylic Painting by Lisa Dangerfield Artist
    • Sold.
      0.5cm (D) x
      46cm (H) x
      61cm (W) x
      Another painting in my Australian themed series. The soft neutral tones in the background and the contrasting brilliant and bold white of the egrets as they come and go, create this ethereal image. My hope is that the viewer will be transported to some calm, peaceful place where they can relax, imagine and escape from the stresses of everyday life...