Still life painting is based on inanimate objects arranged together in a specific way. The objects chosen for a still life painting often have a special meaning, either on a personal, cultural, societal, religious or philosophical level. The paintings empower the artists to explore art essentials like light, composition, forms in their entirety.
Landscape painting aka landscape art is a form of artistic depiction that portrays a natural scene like forest, rivers, mountains, trees, and valleys. The subject is illustrated in wide view with nature scenery used as a backdrop. Here, sky forms an important element while weather frequently depicts different moods of the nature.
A portrait is an artistic representation of a person in the form of a sculpture, photograph, or painting. The dominant theme is the subject’s face and its expressions. The artist tries to create a likeness in the form of mood, personality and features of the subject.
Illustration interprets, decorates, and visually explains a text, process, or concept. It is generally used in published media like films and video games, animations, teaching materials, books and magazines. It ranges from highly technical, to expressive and includes realistic and stylized forms. It is a modern art whose evolution is associated with industrial processes of publishing and printing.