The romantic Hollywood image of art crime is a far cry from the truth
In this time of global technological change and sustainability challenges, we need to increase creativity levels in the next generation, to ensure the innovations that will keep us afloat.
For the past 11 years, we’ve been busy rummaging around the internet and adding courses to an ever-growing list of Free Online Courses, which now features 1,300 courses from top universities.
The mesmerizing stills are from the upcoming, entirely painted biopic “Loving Vincent.”
BBC Culture polled 253 film critics from 52 countries to determine the funniest films ever made…
The book’s author, Roberta Bernstein, says there is a clear consistency to his practice
From twistification to storm caves to slushburgers, the U.S. has quite the history of local language quirks.
“Between two such beings as he and I, the one a perfect volcano, the other boiling too, inwardly, a sort of struggle was preparing.”
Chris Young mixes a unique version of the vital fluid for every violent scene….
IFAR has uncovered a cache of poorly executed fakes supposedly once owned by a wealthy German immigrant who went mad and left the art to his servants—but no trace in official records
The Village Voice halts its print edition, but the model it pioneered lives on (sort of).
Stanford University’s Global Medieval Sourcebook is a new online compendium of English translations for overlooked Middle Ages texts.
National Portrait Gallery exhibition of Victorian photographers will push beyond “insalubrious accusations” against Carroll
Inside the fight against the Digital Millennium Copyright Act–and what designers can do about it.
A wall of 100 lava lamps at Cloudflare’s San Francisco office isn’t just for kitsch it is quietly encrypting information.
Here are 30+ free Instagram tools to try today: photo editing apps, planning tools, analytics, and more.
Their history is full of remarkable discoveries that go well beyond the books themselves they contain our flesh, our souls and ourselves
Martin Herbert’s latest book, published by Sternberg Press, is about 10 artists who play with the system, struggle against it, or walk away altogether.
British researchers find a strong link between cultural engagement and participating in activities that benefit the community.
Computer scientists at Rutgers University developed a system to generate artworks that were deemed more communicative and inspiring than human-made art.
Affordable Art Studio Project in Downtown St. Pete Florida
All-party inquiry demonstrates benefits to health and wellbeing of the arts, leading to fall in hospital admissions
The inaugural exhibit at ARTECHOUSE, a new gallery in Washington, DC focused exclusively on digital art, is both dramatic and quietly poetic.
Twenty-one per cent of streaming viewers between the ages of 18 and 24 said they had accessed a digital-video service by using log-in credentials from someone outside their household
Some researchers suggest theyâre also depleting the benefits of drawing and other activities…
The benefits of reading at every stage of a child’s development are well documented. Happily, raising a reader is fun, rewarding and relatively easy.
A look at the research…
The US artist was in Australia to create his largest-ever mural, a 44-metre-tall message of “peace and harmony”
Ambitious 20-year, $50m redevelopment plan includes a raft of art projects, from large-scale sculptures to performance
According to the organisations 2017 Salary Survey, released today, US institutional pay has increased at a higher rate than the overall jobs market
They have been creating large-scale canvases of living grass, by tinkering with the natural growth process of this little plant in order to create impressive, photographic-like images.
These days it’s hard to avoid the admonishments of self-titled productivity gurus that we should take more control over our lives, calendars, and in-boxes. But there are countless examples of creative and entrepreneurial minds soaring to their greatest heights through the exact opposite approach.
“Stargoon.” “Turdly.” Is this really the best that it can do?
NPR’s Michel Martin speaks with tattoo shop owner, Dave Cutlip of Brooklyn Park, Md., who has offered to cover up any racist or gang affiliated tattoos at no cost. Cutlip says sometimes people change.
Henry David Thoreau’s famed retreat gets pixelated
Printing with UV light is much more environmentally friendly than ink-based papers today. But will human factors get in the way?
The National Endowment for the Arts funds local community building, educational programs, job training, housing, and more.
In the Northeast suburbs of central Osaka stands a curious train station unlike any other. Kayashima Station features a rectangular hole cut into the roof of the elevated platform and, from inside, a giant tree pokes its head out like a stalk of broccoli.
The quirkily personal Instagram accounts of taste-making specialists have become the âsoft powerâ of todayâs traders.
Talk about a vivid imagination. Belgian artist and filmmaker Vincent Bal turns shadows of everyday objects into whimsical doodles that are totally unrelated to the object but ingeniously clever.
Your techniques, materials, and process don’t necessarily “speak” to your potential collector. The “WHY” will.
A German art dealer is displaying what he says are the only known images of the artist in French Polynesia.
When astronomers spot a new planet that’s too far away to be seen in detail, they work with artists to depict it. Space artists say they have a lot of freedom, but have to be careful, too.
Dramatists to appear jointly on title pages of Henry VI, Parts One, Two and Three in the New Oxford Shakespeare after analysis by team of 23 academics
Elmgreen & Dragset, the world famous art duo, have brought their unexpected and fascinating exhibition to Israel.
This quick video demonstrates how to use a long elastic string anchored at the horizon of a canvas to sketch a drawing with two point perspective. With as many art and drawing classes I’ve taken, I’ve never seen this method used before.
Richard Clarkson Studio (previously) has teamed up with Crealev (previously) to produce a miniature floating cloud, one that hovers indoors while both playing your favorite music and lighting up in tune to the beat to replicate a storm.
Kim Schoenstadt takes her idea for a group portrait on the road from Los Angeles to New York
Where America’s most creative people live.
Australian academic David McInnis claims literary bias by first editors of OED has credited Shakespeare with inventing phrases in common Elizabethan use
The collection Iâd Die for You contains works The Great Gatsby author was unable to sell in the 1930s because of its unexpected subject matter and style
First a playground alligator, then an entire locomotive, and now artist Olek reveals an entire two-story house covered roof to floorboards in pink crochet.
The best that cinema has had to offer since 2000 as picked by 177 film critics from around the world.
German artist Peter Aurisch continues to captivate with his bold application of color and thick lines that incorporate aspects of cubism.