Here are cityscapes art of international cosmopolitan cities such as American cityscapes of San Francisco
, New York
, New Orleans
; English cityscapes of Glasgow, London
; and French
cityscapes of Paris
. Halfway the 17th century the urban cityscape art became an independent genre in the Netherlands
. At the end of the 19th century the impressionists focused on the atmosphere and dynamics of everyday life in the city. Suburban and industrial areas, building sites and railway yards also became subjects for urban paintings. Edward Hopper created intriguing images of the American cityscape art.
Atmosphere dominates urban paintings as they recreate sprawling cities and all of the culture contained within. Popular urban spots from around the world have been featured by worldwide artists. What makes urban oil paintings particularly interesting is that they usually contain the personal experiences of the painter that has either lived or visited the area. Even in the case where urban paintings come from the mind of an artist that has never visited, they can recreate an experience that even locals can be in tune with. The inspiration of urban paintings has gone on to create even more fantastic paintings related to big cities. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.