Art and Artists -2
A quiz about art and artists with questions to suit all the family. To view the answers just move your mouse over the answer boxes, but no cheating!!
  1. Which war is depicted in Picasso's "Guernica"?
    Spanish Civil WAr.
  2. What obsures the man's face in Magritte's "The Son of Man"?
    An Apple.
  3. Which architect designed the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona?
    Gaudi.
  4. Who famously painted his mother in 1871?
    Whistler.
  5. What term describes the style of Jackson Pollock's paintings?
    Action Painting.
  6. Which art movement does one associate with John Everet Millais and Holman Hunt?
    Pre-Raphaelites.
  7. Who created "The Angel of the North"?
    Anthony Gormley.
  8. The painting "Bubbles" by Millais was used to advertise which product?
    Pears soap.
  9. Who painted "The Rake's Progress"?
    Hogarth.
  10. Which artist left Paris in 1891 and set up home in Tahiti?
    Gauguin.
  11. Which artistic movement was fouded by Braque and Picasso?
    Cubism.
  12. Who in 1769 became the first President of the Royal Academy?
    Joshua Reynolds.
  13. Which British artist is well known for his paintings of horses?
    George Stubbs.
  14. What were the artist J M W Turner's first names?
    Joseph Mallard William.
  15. Which well known artist painted "matchstick men" in many of his paintings?
    Lowry.
  16. Which artist was famous for painting sunflowers?
    Van Goch.
  17. In which Italian city can you see Michelangelo's staue of David?
    Florence.
  18. From which country does the artist Gustav Klimt originate?
    Austria.
  19. Who painted "The Garden of Earthly Delights"?
    Hieronymus Bosch.
  20. Hans Holbein the Younger was court painter to which English King?
    Henry Viii.