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The Art of Pixelism

Pixelism is photo art inspired by Pointillism, the technique of using small dots of colour to form an image, which developed in the latter part of the 19th Century. It celebrates the pixelated image. It revels in the way that visible dots of light and dark bring interest and painterliness.

Pixelism starts with a photograph then takes away detail. Colours are enriched or desaturated or removed. Resolution is changed to show the pixellation.  What is left is the image shared with the pixels which make it