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This Is How Many Reps You Should Be Doing If You're Looking to Get Lean

The key to building lean muscle is strength training. If you've been lifting weights without seeing a transformation to your body composition, you probably aren't lifting the right amount of weight, or doing enough sets, reps, or a combination of the two. POPSUGAR spoke to LA-based celebrity …

Exercise

The Meaning of Buddhism

Fundamental principles of the Theravada doctrine<p>The teaching founded by the Buddha is known, in English, as Buddhism. It may be asked, who is the Buddha? A Buddha is one who has attained Bodhi; and by Bodhi is meant wisdom, an ideal state of intellectual and ethical perfection which can be achieved …

The Definition of Balance in Art

Balance in art is one of the basic principles of design, along with contrast, movement, rhythm, emphasis, pattern, unity/variety. Balance refers to …

What Is the Definition of Texture in Art?

Texture Can Be Real or Implied<p>Texture is one of seven elements of art. It is used to describe the way a three-dimensional work actually feels when …

The 7 Elements of Art and Why Knowing Them Is Important

Manipulate these elements and mix them with principles of design to form art<p>The elements of art are sort of like atoms in that both serve as …

Mathematics

This artist led a life of scandal, sex and tragedy — and his paintings go for millions

His first name means “beloved of God,” but Amedeo Modigliani’s life was less than blessed. Beautiful, charismatic, yet consumptive, he was the image …

Naked Mona Lisa By Da Vinci, Discovered In France, Is Rocking The Art World

It’s entitled ‘Joconde Nue’ and ’Monna Vanna,’ and French scientists studying the charcoal drawing of a topless woman with a face similar to that of the Mona Lisa, the best known portrait in the world exposed at the Louvre Museum in Paris, believe it was at least partially painted by Leonardo Da …

Art

The 8 Elements of Composition in Art

Composition is the term used to describe the arrangement of the visual elements in a painting or other artwork. It is how the Elements of Art and …

Why Bad Ideas Are The Key To Being More Creative

And how you can use design thinking to burn through the bad ideas that lead to good ones.<p>Growing up, we're all taught to follow the rules. Wait your turn in line. Fill in the bubble of the right answer. Eat your dessert last. Tie your shoes and tuck your shirt in. Don't ask stupid questions. We're …

Creativity

Artist Transforms Dirty Cars in Moscow into Incredible Works of Art

Illustrator Nikita Golubev (aka ProBoyNick) is transforming Moscow, one dirty car at a time. The multifaceted artist approaches parked cars covered in filth and turns them into works of art. He sees layers of dust and dirt as perfect pigments for bringing the images hidden within to life. He shifts …

Art

Basquiat's Ex-Girlfriend Reveals Intimate Photos Of The Artist Before He Was Famous

Alexis Adler had just graduated college when she fell for the charming artist.<p>Alexis Adler had just graduated from Barnard College in New York City with a degree in biology when she fell for a charming artist four years her junior. His name was Jean-Michel Basquiat.<p>The two moved in together later …

Here's a map of all the Banksys you can still spot around London

He may be the world’s most famous street artist, but that doesn't mean murals by Banksy stick around for that long. He’s done plenty of spraying …

Paint it Forward at CASS Contemporary

<b>Because this show is about picking artists that you like, if it were the other way around, who would you want to pick you?</b><i><br>Tristan Eaton</i>: I feel like …

Streetwear

16 Feminist Art Shows to See In Honor of Women’s History Month

Exhibitions<p>See these shows in New York and around the country, featuring women artists and feminist icons.<p>,<p>Politics got you down? Grab back! March is …

James Madison

Erik Wahl: What You Can Learn From This Graffiti Artist About Creativity

I spoke to Erik Wahl, author of <i>The Spark and the Grind: Ignite the Power of Disciplined Creativity</i>, about the environment that brings out his creativity, how he got started with graffiti art, his biggest creative inspirations, how he turned his art into a big business and his best career …

The Ever-Mysterious Banksy Opened A Hotel In Palestine With ‘The World’s Worst View’

“Travel – the art of journeying a thousand miles to be fascinated by the things we’d ignore at home” – Banksy<p>Banksy has a new endeavor in Palestine that wanderlusters need to put high on their 2017 travel bucket lists. The Walled Off Hotel (pun, certainly intended) is about to open to the public in …

Banksy

7 Peculiar Photos From Inside Banksy's Controversial New Hotel

Art lover's paradise... or fever dream?<p>If you're in the market for a hotel that offers "the worst view in the world," well — you're in luck. …

Bravo TV

The Word-Changing Magic of Tidying Up Your Writing

A few months ago, I purchased and read The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing after hearing the book …

Robin Rhode: Painting in black and white, but only in art

Renowned South African street art performer Robin Rhode employs his black-and-white paintings to lay down the marker against racial segregation.<p>Robin …

Cape Town

WHERE THEY STAND: A checklist of Clinton, Trump on issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — By now, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have taken a stab at all sorts of issues and an actual stand on many.<p>Election Day won't …

Amor de papá, el más sincero del mundo

El pasado abril, <b>Kelly M. Flanagan</b>, un psicólogo clínico de nacionalidad estadounidense, junto a su esposa, se encontraban <b>inmersos en una exploración</b> …