Kokó Brandão: Conquest

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Kokó Brandão, Brazilian born Florida resident, is a true Abstract Expressionist. She was able to find herself in this movement because the colors and forms are created freely in a subconscious creation which fits with her happy, creative and colorful personality. Kokó only started painting eight years ago in a country where the culture and… continue reading »

Conquest and Spanish Art

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The 7th and 8th centuries in Spain were marked by conquest, empires, crusades, and religions. As a vulnerable young country, Spain was captured by Muslim invaders, called Moors ( historic populations of people from Berber, Black African, and Arab descent in North Africa.) The Moors vested control of what is now present day Spain and… continue reading »