For the Love of Orange

For the Love of Orange

Something odd happened to me in late 2017: I became enamored with the color orange.

How One Viral IG Visual Artist Creates Magic From Scraps

In the music business, being able to stretch your money and work with a shoestring budget is a valuable skill. Here we look at how one viral Instagram photographer takes extreme budgeting to the next level, spinning straw into gold by utilizing common scraps …

Behind the Scenes: Nosferatu

About me My name is Daniel Aubert, I am from Maceió, Brazil. I graduated in Architecture and Urbanism, but I always loved drawing, painting, and creating things to make me take a break from reality, so I decided to follow a career as an artist. My aim is to w…

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Peppa Pig makeup tutorial is a new breed of nightmare

Peppa Pig makeup tutorial is a new breed of nightmare

Peppa, what are you doing on this woman’s face? In case your nightmares have gotten a little boring lately, artist and YouTuber Jody Steel has created a truly horrifying makeup tutorial in which she transforms her face and neck into Peppa Pig’s entire body. A…

Edward Hopper’s Western Motel Is Being Turned Into a Hotel Room at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Much like ‘Nighthawks,’ Edward Hopper’s 1957 painting ‘Western Hotel’ explored isolation in the modern world—though climbing inside it with a few close friends is probably less than lonely.

Andy Dixon’s Upcoming Exhibit Comments on Wealth & Luxury

Canadian artist Andy Dixon will hold his first solo exhibition in Hong Kong, titled “No Big Deal I Want More,” featuring fifteen new works on canvas. The paintings come from the artist’s three ongoing series: Auction House Objects, Paintings of Paintings and …

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Legendary comic book artist and co-creator of Amethyst, Princess of Gemworld, Ernie Colón dies at 88

Legendary comic book artist and co-creator of Amethyst, Princess of Gemworld, Ernie Colón dies at 88

1p>Ernie Colón, the prolific comic book artist, writer and editor has passed away at the age of 88 after a battle with cancer. The announcement came via his Facebook page Friday morning. The announcement reads: “I’m posting today with a heavy heart. The extra…

How to Unleash Your Inner Artist, Or Just Create the Life You Desire

To guide you into your creativity and inspire you to explore what creativity means to you, I’ve created a video that can unleash anyone’s inner artist. It is three simple steps and you will be amazed at how easy it is to become an artist… and how you can cr…

Sketches hidden underneath Leonardo’s ‘Virgin of the Rocks’ revealed after 500 years

A series of sketches and hand prints made by Leonardo Da Vinci, and hidden underneath one of his most famous paintings for more than 500 years, have been revealed for the first time.

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In the Studio with Bridget Mullen

In the Studio with Bridget Mullen

To some, repetition can be comforting, a way to see the world through a more focused lens, an instrument of introspection. Patterns reveal themselves in our everyday life, a routine that follows the prescribed motions and rarely strays, a carousel that has no…

Steve Martin And Gagosian Bring ‘Desert Painters’ To Beverly Hills

Introduce yourself to Steve Martin, world class art collector, at Gagosian gallery in Beverly Hills, California where a portion of his and wife Anne Stringfield’s collection of Indigenous Australian art is being showcased.

Is this the most unusual museum in Europe?

The Dalí Theatre-Museum in Spain stands as one of the strangest museums in all of Europe. Find out why this surreal fun house of Salvador Dali’s’ works make it a great day trip.

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Dan Perkins’ geometric paintings are “imbued with light, rendered in luminous washes”

Dan Perkins’ geometric paintings are “imbued with light, rendered in luminous washes”

Brooklyn-based artist Dan Perkins creates abstract geometric works that incorporate, in his words, “elements of minimal painting and colour field painting” and merges these with “something a bit more playful”.

How the monsters in ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ were made

Guillermo del Toro produced the film ” Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark,” based on the popular children books of the same name. Spectral Motion created the monsters to reflect Stephen Gammell’s iconic book illustrations. With direction from del Toro, the Spe…

ArtCrush 2019 Raises $2.3 Million For The Aspen Art Museum

The Aspen Art Museum honored artist Lisa Yuskavage with the 2019 Aspen Art Award.

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Heike-Karin Föll at KW

Heike-Karin Föll at KW

Artist: Heike-Karin Föll Venue: KW, Berlin Exhibition Title: speed Date: June 22 – September 1, 2019 Click here to view slideshow Full gallery of images, press release, and link available after the jump. Images: Images courtesy of KW, Berlin Press Release: Be…

christina bothwell

Gasp! This is the strange and stunning work of American sculptor Christina Bothwell. She studied painting at art school, but ultimately found herself drawn to glass and clay… so she taught herself how to do it. So inspiring! Here is part of her artist stateme…

The Life I Deserve: Gina Beavers @ MoMA PS1

“I don’t really know how to talk about identity within my work without talking about consumption,” Gina Beavers told curator Olivia Shultz on the eve of her first museum show, The Life I Deserve, now on view at MoMA Ps1. Througha studio visit with MoMA PS1, t…

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Black leaders support preserving controversial mural in San Francisco

Black leaders support preserving controversial mural in San Francisco

The mural was created in 1936 and depicts the life of George Washington. It shows pioneers standing over the dead body of a Native American and slaves working at Washington’s estate.

Artist Prune Nourry Documents Her Cancer Battle in a Film Produced by Angelina Jolie

Artist Prune Nourry captures the experience of being diagnosed with breast cancer at age 31, documenting her battle and how it impacted her work.

In Praise of Painting’s Ambiguity, Part 3

Jasper Johns breaks down the image of a broken man. The post In Praise of Painting’s Ambiguity, Part 3 appeared first on Hyperallergic.

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Mouth painters set to amaze at Possum Bourne Village

Mouth painters set to amaze at Possum Bourne Village

A trampoline accident left her a tetraplegic and led a mouth-painting career

From The Streets To The Galleries, Artists Responded To Ferguson – St. Louis Public Radio

From The Streets To The Galleries, Artists Responded To Ferguson St. Louis Public Radio Five Years After Mike Brown, Police Brutality Is Still Harming Black Communities The Root Impact of Brown’s death still felt in Ferguson Associated Press “What Happened in…

10 Action/Sport Photographers You Need to Follow on 500px Right Now

A list of 10 heart-pounding, adrenaline-spiking, pupil-dilating action/adventure/extreme photographers on 500px that you should follow right now. The post 10 Action/Sport Photographers You Need to Follow on 500px Right Now appeared first on 500px Blog.

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Guitar Machine

Guitar Machine

Imagine a robotic attachment for a guitar that allows a human artist and a robot to share the act of playing the instrument. The post Guitar Machine appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Shaun Gladwell: Pacific Undertow is a playful exercise in artistic rule-breaking

Shaun Gladwell constantly experiments with technique – from classical oil painting to virtual reality – but he remains the master of playful motion.

Artist Lindsay Wilkins’s Colorful Oahu Paradise

This post first appeared on Glitter Guide. So many pretty bright-colored accents throughout The post Artist Lindsay Wilkins’s Colorful Oahu Paradise appeared first on Glitter Guide.

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Get Lost In Christopher Jewitt’s Mesmerising ‘Scribbles’

Get Lost In Christopher Jewitt’s Mesmerising ‘Scribbles’

Anyone who grew up in the 90s will be familiar with ‘magic eye’ pictures. You know, those trippy optical illusions that you held to your nose, then pulled away, and tried to find the hidden picture through a blurry, half cross-eyed gaze? There are no hidden p…

Behind the Scenes: Bird Person

About me My name is Jakob Scheidt, I’m an artist from Germany, living near Stuttgart. I have been drawing all my life and started to use digital applications like Paint and ArtRage for 2D painting and drawing. At that time a friend of mine showed me some 3D m…

15 Of Our Favorite Contemporary Artists Get Real About Making It In The Art World

Looking for something fun to do on a Saturday afternoon that isn’t Netflix and Seamless but also doesn’t require you to don full-body sunscreen? Consider the art gallery. You don’t have to live in New York to gallery-hop — there’s plenty of great art to be se…

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