Figurativism or Figurative Art is essentially the opposite of Abstract. That which is discernible and represents a definite figure falls into this category of art. Forms like human figures, objects, descriptive landscapes, all depicted in colour make for a transcending experience. Figurative Art is more a part of the real world and often is focused on intricate detailing in illustration and coming as close to reality as art can. From the Aristocratic Portraits to the Picturesque Landscapes , BestCollegeArt covers it all !