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Flying Lotus reveals Kendrick Lamar collaboration ‘Never Catch Me’ – listen

Track will appear on producer's forthcoming new album 'You're Dead!'<p>Flying Lotus has revealed his collaboration with Kendrick Lamar – scroll down and …

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5 Things UX And UI Designers Could Learn From Wes Anderson

Lessons from the most meticulous filmmaker alive.<p>Director Wes Anderson has always been distinguished for his visual artistry, detail-rich sets, and storybook-like imagery. From the whimsical, campy feel of <i>Moonrise Kingdom</i> to the carefully crafted sets and miniatures in <i>The Grand Budapest Hotel</i>, …

Grayson Perry: 'Taste is woven into our class system'

Your taste depends on your class, says Turner Prize-winning artist Grayson Perry – and he has created six new tapestries to illustrate his point.<p>Ever since I was a child I have been very aware of the visual environment people build around themselves. When I got older, I wanted to decode their …

Swimming Pools

LS Lowry's rage against the machine

In 1916, LS Lowry had missed his train from Pendlebury, the Salford suburb where he lived, into Manchester. "It would be about four o'clock and …

Paul Gauguin in London and the discovery of Paris – the week in art

Exhibition of the week: Collecting Gauguin<p>Is Paul Gauguin a great artist? His paintings can seem brittle, cold, histrionic. He was not as intense or …

Spotlight: Joan Miro

“I make no distinction between poetry and painting.” -Joan Miro<p>In 1893, Joan Miró was born in Barcelona. As the son of a goldsmith, Miró did not grow up in an art-oriented family, but in a business-oriented one. His father was well aware of his own success and expected the same for his son.<p>Nevertheless, Miró showed early signs of artistic genius. His first known drawings date back to 1901, and when he was only eight years old, he could already create works of strict Realism.

Boards Of Canada, ‘Tomorrow’s Harvest’ – Track-By-Track First Listen

In which the Scottish ambient pioneers, returning after an eight-year hiatus, embark on a dramatic new brostep direction, with cameos from the bawdy …

Indie Music

Tugboat Printshop Carves and Prints “The Moon” | Colossal

<p>Back in December Paul Roden and Valerie Lueth over at Tugboat Printshop shared a tantalizing peek at their largest hand-carved relief print ever, …

Cheech Marin’s Lecture is Completely Devoid of Stoner Humor

After he won his second Oscar, the world lost its right to call Sean Penn “Spicoli.” In the same way, since he’s been collecting art for decades, it …

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Zojoji Temple in Shiba

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts-9 Kiyomizu Hall by Kawase Hasui

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Remembering hometown Ivančice, 1909, Alphonse Mucha

<i>Remembering hometown Ivančice</i>, 1909, Alphonse Mucha.

The evolution of the Star Wars logo

It’s always interesting to see the evolution of famous logos, the Star Wars logo went through multiple iterations before becoming what it is</i> …

Solid Steel Radio Show 24/5/2013 Part 1 + 2 - United States of Audio

The best art exhibitions and events for summer 2013

<b>The Alternative Guide to the Universe</b><p>Self-taught artists and fringe physicists, dodgy dreamers and visionary engineers – all of them dare to think …

Henri Rousseau: 1844 - 1910

Born in Laval, France on May 21, 1844, Henri Julien Félix Rousseau is considered to be the archetype of the self-taught artist and one of the first …

Willem de Kooning: 1904-1997 - Dutch Painter - Art History

Abstract Expressionist painter and sculptor Willem de Kooning was born on April 24, 1904 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. De Kooning worked for a …

Georges Braque: 1882-1963

Born on May 13, 1882 in Argenteuil-sur-Seine, France, Georges Braque was a major painter, collagist, draughtsman, printmaker and sculptor of the 20th …

Visual Arts Blog

Best Art Blog 2016 - Art History, Painting, Illustration, Photography, Sculpture, Art Video, Women in the Arts, and more.

Auguste Rodin - 1840-1917 French Sculptor

Auguste Rodin – photo by Edward Steichen ca 1911<p>Born on November 12, 1840, in Mouffetard, a working-class district of Paris, France, Auguste Rodin is …

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Born on November 14, 1840, in Paris, France, Oscar Claude Monet was a founder and leader of the Impressionist art movement in France. The name …

René Magritte: 1898-1967

Born on November 21, 1898 in Lessines, Belgium, René François Ghislain Magritte was a major figure in the Surrealist movement and is considered by …

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec: 1864-1901 - Post-Impressionist Painting

Born on November 24, 1864 in the Midi-Pyrénées region of France, Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa is considered by many to be one of the …

Edvard Munch: 1863-1944 - Norweigian painter & printmaker

Born on December 12, 1863, in the village of Ådalsbruk in Løten, Norway, Edvard Munch was a symbolist painter, printmaker and draughtsman, and his …

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Painter, sculptor, printmaker, designer, draughtsman, and writer, Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse was born on December 31, 1869 in Le Cateau-Cambrésis, …

Édouard Manet: 1832-1883 - French Impressionism

Born on January 23, 1832, Édouard Manet was a French painter and a key figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism.<p>Manet’s father wanted …