Lisa Compton

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Every Page of This Artist’s Sketchbook is an Elegant Work of Art

This post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more info.<p>Using her sketchbook as an “artist's diary,” Elena Limkina creates unique compilations of exquisite ink illustrations. With an eclectic taste in …

A Self-Taught Artist's Photorealistic Paintings Will Make Your Head Spin

British artist Darren Reid just "has it."<p>Overcast skies and long stretches of shipping yards, British artist Darren Reid brings England to life in realistic paintings that many have likened to stepping into a photo. Born in the Midlands, an area in central England where most of his landscape …

12 Tricks To Make A Small Home Look Spacious

If you have a small home there are a number of different things that you can do to make it look bigger than it looks. A good trick to keep in mind is …

According to Neuroscience, These Are the 10 Most Relaxing Songs Ever

Sure to both stir your soul and calm your nervous system.<p>Everyone knows they need to manage their stress. When things get difficult at work, school, or in your personal life, you can use as many tips, tricks, and techniques as you can get to calm your nerves.<p>So here's a science-backed one: make a …

The Brain

Flow - Magazine for Paper Lovers

A large book full of DIY-projects of 26 creatives from all over the world. With step-to-step explanations to help you get started (and of course many …

7 Vintage Interior Design Trends That Are Making a Comeback

Just because a trend is dated doesn't mean it's bad. After all, Louis XIV lived in the 17th century, and look how crazy people go over his favorite furnishings.<p>Although designers will say that good design is timeless, it's too late for all those homeowners who were ripping out their vintage …

Winifred Knights (1899-1947); Mary Heilmann: Looking at Pictures – review

The London painter <b>Winifred Knights</b> (1899-1947) was barely 20 when critics first called her a genius. At 21, she became the first woman to win the Prix de Rome for her painting <i>The Deluge</i>. This is still the work for which she is best known, but when it appeared in Fighting History at Tate Britain …

Black Mirror

Metropolitan Museum of Art sued for return of Picasso sold 'under duress' during Nazi era

New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art has been sued by relatives of a German Jewish industrialist who once owned Picasso's "The Actor." It was …

How Picasso obsessively portrayed the people he loved

The exhibition "Picasso Portraits" at London's National Portrait Gallery shows how much Pablo Picasso enjoyed portraying his friends and family …

National Portrait Gallery