Marie Angeline Garcia

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130 Inspirational Quotes About Taxes

In this world, nothing is certain except death, taxes and "inspirational quote" posts on Inc.com<p>Taxes got you feeling blue? Don't despair! Here are a slew of famous (and not so famous) quotes to make your tax season a bit less taxing. Enjoy!<p><i>Adam Smith:</i> "Little else is requisite to carry a state to …

Income Inequality

Zack Seckler’s Aerial Abstracts of Botswana Wildlife

Going beyond the typical wildlife photography we’ve all come to expect, American photographer Zack Seckler traveled to the Kalahari Basin in Botswana …

Wildlife

15 of the coolest pieces of environmentalist street art you’ll ever see

STREET ARTISTS, MORE THAN ANY OTHER type of artists, have to be aware of the environment where their art is made. Most of them use physical features …

This Is 'Comfort Hair,' A Live Sculpture That Beautifully Explores Women's Cultural Identities

Yuni Kim Lang doesn't just make sculpture, she makes live sculpture.<p>The Korean-American artist's signature artwork, "Comfort Hair," doesn't come with a tiny beating heart, if that's what you're thinking. The "live" modifier refers to the fact that the sculpture is more performance that stationary …

Learn to draw the Peanuts' Woodstock for 'Draw a Bird Day'

Can you believe another Draw a Bird Day* is upon us?<p>If your response to that is <i>"| | / | | | \ | \ !"</i> then never fear — your lack of planning and/or …

5 Things You Didn't Know About Pablo Picasso

A man who reportedly communicated through drawing before learning the ability to speak and whose first word was pencil, the Spanish "piz," certainly seemed fated to become one of the most recognized artists of his century.<p>Although these particular details may be a bit of exaggerated myth-making …

Museums offer array of programs for the disabled

On a recent Sunday, a group of museum visitors sat in front of a large canvas by the French artist Jean Dubuffet as their guide described the work — an abstract painting created with crumpled aluminum foil tinted with oil paint.<p>The guide then invited them to create their own artwork using tin foil …

Wonderfully Dreamlike Animal Paintings by Adam S. Doyle

Artist Adam S. Doyle creates dreamlike animal illustrations that are remarkable both for their deft brushwork and fantastical imagery. Doyle’s …

Painting

Your Chance to Buy Illustrations From the Original Cosmos

Carl Sagan's <i>Cosmos</i> series from 1980s sought to make the scientific complexities of the universe accessible. One way it did that was through fantastic …

’50 Foods in 50 Days’, Hyperrealistic Food Drawings by CJ Hendry

In her recently completed illustration series <i>50 Foods in 50 Days</i>, Australian artist CJ Hendry depicts foods on ornate Hermes plates in startlingly …

Art

8 DIY Art Ideas That Will Come Out So Good You’ll Want to Quit Your Day Job

(Image credit: HonestlyWTF)<p>For the record, Apartment Therapy DOES NOT suggest you quit your day job, even though these DIY art projects will in fact …

Artist Niyoko Ikuta Uses Layers of Laminated Sheet Glass to Create Spiraling Geometric Sculptures | Colossal

<p>Since the early 1980s Japanese artist Niyoko Ikuta has explored the properties of glass which she uses to make etheral geometric sequences …

Art

General Franco shares artistic similarities with Adolf Hitler

Franco’s art contains many underlying similarities with that of fellow tyrant Adolf Hitler.<p>Hitler was a competent, if mediocre semi-professional who had hoped for a career in art, Franco a naive amateur, who took to painting as therapy.<p>But both choose subjects associated with well-established …

Rembrandt As Never Seen Before: An Unprecedented Event At Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum

As Shakespeare is to England, Rembrandt is to the Netherlands: The symbol of his country’s Golden Age, its greatest master.<p>Curiously, though, until now there had not been a comprehensive exhibition dedicated to Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn’s most emotionally compelling and technically innovative …

Amazing Examples Of Street Art

The attitude that art should be seen only in galleries is on its way out. This huge collection of creative street art will show you that city is …

Art

Painting, drawing and sculpting in old age may protect against dementia

Taking part in art stimulates the mind as well as developing motor skills, US researchers have found<p>Painting, drawing and sculpting in old age lowers the risk of developing the first signs of dementia by 73 per cent, a study has shown.<p>Taking part in art which stimulates the mind as well as …

Dementia

7 Artists Who Paint with Everything (Except Paint)

Get creative with fire, blood, gold, wine, coffee, sugar, and toothpaste.<p><i>This article originally appeared on The Creators Project Netherlands.</i><p>In 2015, having sick painterly skills may not be enough to get yourself noticed. These artists distinguish themselves not least by what they paint, but with …

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Milan

Every White Line in these Ultra-Realistic Animal Portraits is Just a Scratch

We’ve seen highly talented artists burn paper, roller skate, and even kick a football around to create art. But here’s something new – Illinois …

Nude Art Nude at THEMUSEUM

Young Naturists And Nudists America YNANude Art Nude — Experiencing the Artwork Unclothed at THEMUSEUM Guest blog by: Bill NESC On Friday evening, …

The Most Iconic Food Paintings

<i>Annie, Poured From Maple Syrup</i>, Ed Ruscha (1966)<p>Ed Ruscha’s <i>Annie, Poured From Maple Syrup</i> is such a fantastic compression of food, culture, and …

Art

The trick to painting light on a bright day

Painting bright, natural light throws up its own unique problems and solutions. There are some key ideas to get a handle on, but the main ones are …

In pics: It's finally feeling like spring around the world

It’s a yearly miracle, when parts of the Earth awaken from their wintry slumber and erupt in a kaleidoscope of colour. And some parts of the Earth …

Goering the morphine addict, by the Jewish painter who fled for his life

A portrait by a Jewish artist which portrayed Hermann Goering, the leading Nazi, as a morphine addict is to be auctioned.<p>The candid portrait, which shows the Luftwaffe commander displaying tell-tale signs of morphine dependency, is set to fetch thousands of pounds when it goes up for auction next …

Lake's Restaurant / mass arquitetura e Norea De Vitto

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located at Esporte Clube Pinheiros in the city of São Paulo, the project for a Japanese restaurant is …

Architecture

Weston Residence: A luxury home by Specht Harpman Architects

Love Interior Design & Exotic Travel? Follow us..<p>New York and Texas-based architectural practice, Specht Harpman, has designed the <i>Weston Residence</i> …

Architecture

Articles about 6 luxurious master bedrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed from the often "disappointing and...<p>In the face of often pessimistic news screens about leaking oil pipelines, …

Luxury home in Shatin, Hong Kong by Millimeter Interior Design

Love Interior Design & Exotic Travel? Follow us..<p>Hong Kong-based architectural practice, Millimeter Interior Design, has designed the <i>Shatin</i> project. …