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Art Poems

Art Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about art. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for art.

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Premium Member CONSTABLE catalogued a tribute
a passion for nature
          wanderings concentrated
in a 
    singleness of purpose
in a
     passion for painting
of a
   parochial persuasion
relived
    ...Read More
Categories: art, people,
Form: Ekphrasis



This ailment
This ailment
It makes a unique statement
The love that it fosters is so much
I am brave and collected now
As ever I was happy to be myself
Disliked by many
Loved by all
Hoping to start the summer 
Like a wish that comes true
Thank you...Read More
Categories: art, birth, cancer, clothes, color, conflict, evil,
Form: Ballade
Premium Member A Magician's Cone
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Date created: 02/27/2020...Read More
Categories: art, imagery,
Form: Shape
Birthday Blues
I wish words have wings to fly,
and reach beyond the blue sky
just like the birds that sweetly sing,
my warm wishes will tributes bring.

I wish words have lips to kiss;
like butterflies find purest bliss
in the petals of the morning bloom,
my warm...Read More
Categories: art, best friend, birthday, celebration, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
S H U D D E R
********
I have seen, yes i have seen
A million movies in my teens
i have seen Jekyll and Hyde 
And the rusty nail in Joy Ride

Scary movies to freeze your blood
An axe-wielding maniac, wild and mad
A haunting...Read More
Categories: art, fantasy, horror, mystery,
Form: Rhyme



The-World
The world in its glory, glittering gold.
The future, present and past will unfold.
The greater good, lesser evil; look at all these wondrous people.
Freezing winters, raging storms; keys to paradise ever shown.
Bone to bone, war to war; humans are not ever...Read More
Categories: 11th grade, adventure, appreciation, art, corruption, creation,
Form: Rhyme
Confidants

What do we share and why do we share? Thoughts or actions I mean. They are sometimes very intimate , very embarrassing or they can just be an outlet for a confession to the right ear. In my world, I...Read More
Categories: art, abuse, corruption, courage, evil,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Walk Slowly, Tread Lightly, Voice Kindly, Hold Tightly
Walk Slowly, Tread Lightly, Voice Kindly, Hold Tightly


Walk slowly, Life with its deep mysteries awaits;
 For within the moment Time breathes and dies
Spur gently, racing horses begging passion's gate
 To bring Love from those towering blue skies-
   ...Read More
Categories: appreciation, art, assonance, beauty, encouraging, endurance, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
Lollapalooza
A world of sunshine 
Awaits the silver chirpy 
skylark perched on grey  scale branch 
as golden mornings 
usher in their spectral hue
that filter through the seamless 
mesh or float of rafts 
on green leaf bird house chant flock 
whose...Read More
Categories: art, beautiful, beauty, celebration, character, cheer up,
Form: Choka
The story I told my son in bedtime 3 : Apple
There is an island having a lot of apples
A boy live there
Oneday, all of these apples lost
The boy is finding them
He looked around all over the island
He didn't see them
So,He went to the sea
And when he reached somewhere of the...Read More
Categories: art, children, creation, happiness, meaningful, poetry, poets,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member An Artists Journey And In The End
A lifetime of learning
Like un-Religion, practiced un-Art.

Focusing one eye out, one eye in
‘Seeing’.

And marrying the two
Within disciplines learned… ‘Aha’ moments.

Nothing’s meet ‘Nothing’
Infinity’s meet ‘Infinity’.

All merged in ‘Beyond Understanding’.

Whose field long ago I laid down in
Waiting for Sun’s morning gifts.

Coming into...Read More
Categories: appreciation, art, beauty, engagement, life, mystery, self,
Form: Free verse
Thwelt Di Nwe's Newton

Coffee, autumn of gypsies , symptom for light , under the bridges , besides how we think deeply part of materialism,
great path -far away from softness,
supplement of waste, unruly politeness,
if the feeling hurts mind ,
Do smoking cigarette , Do ing...Read More
Categories: art, creation, meaningful, philosophy, poetry, word play,
Form: I do not know?
8 short poems
- Song -

At the soundless time,
Song is for the songwriter

- Love -

Flowers are always staring
Love is someone who can love

- Painting -

At the colourless time,
Painting is for the painter

- Politics -

Politics is for the politician
Toilet is for faeces

- Poetry -

Dead...Read More
Categories: analogy, art, creation, poetry, words, world, writing,
Form: I do not know?
Maintenance of the new machine
Well written
researched
To make aware
Issues that its
Audeice needed
Words for definition
and clarity
Respecting all in its
consideration
Keeping in mind
Evolution change
and replacment
It details the cost
Of production citing
By admiration of
Those who reeinvented
Certain processes
To cause collaberations
And production
It created a need of
Its products and processes
By offering products with...Read More
Categories: adventure, analogy, art, film, humanity, jealousy, jobs,
Form: Bio
Premium Member A Sad Requiem On Old Age And An Unfulfilled Love
A Sad Requiem On Old Age And An Unfulfilled Love

I have swam within idle rivers, slept by glassy lakes
repugnant morbid thoughts brought icy shivers, sin its due
rising to grab winter's hard frozen breath, gave all it takes
lying here in death's...Read More
Categories: art, fate, lost love, memory, perspective, sad,
Form: Quatrain
MELANESIAN ARTS FESTIVAL
We wore our meri blouses
And on stilts built our houses…
We carried our bilums so beautiful
And custom dressings so very colourful.

We wore our island dresses
And displayed our art in richness…
We played our native string-band
And drew creative designs on sand.

We wore our...Read More
Categories: art,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Sunshine Brined Time
Blackberry bushes barricade the background
of your immature stature.
Braided chestnut hair rests gently 
on weakly shoulders
as your hazel eyes beam a child's rippling wonder.
Bee glazed berry juice permeates your smiling cheeks.
The taste streams alive as I gaze upon you
with your burgundy...Read More
Categories: art, girl, happy, i miss you, longing, loss,
Form: Free verse
Love and hate
The rain shatters when it hits the window seal
While you may be enjoying your favorite meal
But you know one day the rain will someday steal
And maybe one day peal
away the the bad feeling you may feel.
Its ok to cry out...Read More
Categories: art,
Form: ABC
Razorblade
Razorblade


Shot a rebel through the heart.
Cancer kills but life is art.
You tried to put a stop to all that we are,
But we are too hot to handle; you can’t grab hold of a star.


Fire your guns; I’m invincible.
Speak your words;...Read More
Categories: art, anger, conflict, dark, death, metaphor, truth, war,
Form: I do not know?
A complex God
A complex God


I can’t always be your salvation.
One day I will rip you apart.
I won’t always be a helping hand,
Because one day I will reach inside and tear out your heart.


If you allow me to love you, utterly and truly,
Then...Read More
Categories: art, hope, love, love hurts, metaphor, poems, relationship,
Form: Bio
Feet
Feet


They first appear propped up
at the end of the bed naked as if 
they had just sprouted from my ankles.

I rarely give thought to my feet, 
much less the feet of others, aesthetically, I mean, 
unless attached to polished marble,...Read More
Categories: art, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member A Catechism Commentary
Ashes to dust
If you must 
You will only end up in a bust 
You see you proclaimed yourself as a King 
In a place where they did not want to hear such a thing 
Defending from armies they did have
And...Read More
Categories: angel, art, baptism, bible, easter, faith, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme Royal
Premium Member SHANTELLE
SHANTELLE

Made of stone, Shantelle - a tower.
Castille of knightly breeding, she
causes a coward to cower
or a headstone as one’s marquee.

Marble robes of nobility -
curves like pert Kanagawa wave.
Shantelle’s immortal legacy,
her character - Mount Fuji brave.

Jutting cliff of Collinsport, Maine -
widow’s...Read More
Categories: art, courage,
Form: Rhyme
OY YO
The opposite of OY is YO,
Two words that most New Yorkers know
And people ‘cross the globe as well,
Though what they mean, not all can tell.

So I’ll explain: the term “Oy vey”
Expresses “Woe is me!” dismay
Or “Oh, my goodness!” or “Good...Read More
Categories: art, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Opining On Sacraments Of Self-Ordained Loathsome Sacredotalists
Opining On Sacraments Of Self-Ordained Loathsome Sacredotalists

When the rascal dons his garments of meerschaum shade
with loud mendacious voice he covers his mugwump cries
Waving a banner of loquacity, expostulations are made,
and he assumes a 'Forma Pauperis,' as greed's vault denies.
In presentation...Read More
Categories: art, courage, integrity, light, symbolism, truth, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme