Stay current on the art news of the day with this rundown on what’s happening in the arts & culture arena. From Basquiat and Banksy to augmented reality.
Glazing techniques for that Old Masters glow can be ours too. I’m intimidated by the process but that stained-glass glow is irresistible! Let’s do this!
These are 10 ways that you can spot a painting artist, from how we act in museums and the rules we have about paint brushes and studio time.
Art is a proven mood booster for mental health. But is drawing or coloring better for tapping into the creative mindfulness?
Following the destruction of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, it’s crucial to know how to prepare and safeguard your art and treasured belongings in case natural disaster strikes.
I went through most of my adulthood thinking I couldn’t learn how to draw. I wanted to, but I didn’t know what the first steps of drawing for beginners actually were.
Pastel Landscape Power! Engaging with my creativity is fun and yet can be stressful too! I set aside time and I am a big fan of the “creative burst,” in which I create a time-pressure situation to make a painting or do a series of sketches but if I don’t have a focus or a…
The strategies of the Impressionists were several fold when it came to creating dynamic ways of creating plein air art with an eye to color and light.
In March 1990, the biggest art theft in the U.S. occurred. Thirteen oil paintings were stolen from the Gardner Museum. Now a new detective is on the case.
Sadie Valeri’s Virtuosic & Detailed Paintings Not too many years ago, San Francisco based artist Sadie Valeri was an aspiring figure painter stuck in a still life studio. She had a good deal of time on her hands to hone her painting and drawing skills, but her workspace was less than 100 square feet. The…
Learn how to paint imagined places and situations from French artist Philippe Jacquet, who captures worlds of creativity and invention.
Learning how art museums impacted by Harvey are dealing with the aftermath can help institutions in other areas better prepare for this hurricane season.