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The art of painting needs constantly to look for new paths to follow. The function it has played over the centuries – showing appearances, transmitting philosophical, religious or political content – is better served by photography and film, so called new media. Pablo Picasso, Stanisław Witkiewicz, Andy Warhol – famous artists have reinvented the art of painting during the 20th century. Paintings are not simply paint anymore, but artists rely on different materials and styles – even garbage serves the purpose of depicting artistic value…