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Dramatic Anatomical Drawings Comprised of Complex Hatched Colors by WanJim Gim | Colossal

<p>Seoul-based artist WanJim Gim illustrates the form and gesture of the human body using complex hatched layers of color and dramatic lighting. He …

Where the super rich store their money, and where everybody else does

Last month, President Donald Trump reportedly floated a potential new campaign slogan: “How’s your 401(k) doing?”<p>Fair enough... the stock market has …

Stock Markets

Winsor & Newton lifts the lid on the secret tricks of every artist's trade

If you’re an artist, chances are you’ll be well acquainted with art supplies manufacturer Winsor & Newton. The company was founded back in 1832 by a …

Acquainted

A Guide to Painting on Hardboard or Wood

Learn How to Choose and Prepare Wood for Oil and Acrylic Paintings<p>Canvas is perceived by many people to be the best support for painting, but …

Woodworking

Can I Use a Bought Canvas Straight Away?

Canvas is typically stretched across a wooden frame called a stretcher and may be coated with gesso before it is to be used; this is to prevent oil …

Sandpaper

The Multitude of Hidden Complexity Found Within the Iconic Painting ‘American Gothic’

In a rather insightful essay, Vox reporter Phil Edwards dives in Grant Wood’s rural portrait entitled “American Gothic“, which upon first appearance, …

Art

Abstract Art: A Step-by-Step Painting Demonstration

01<p>of 08<p>Getting Into Abstract Art<p>Abstract art is not the kind of art Karen Day-Vath (view personal website) had foreseen herself creating, but her …

Demonstration

Crafting History: 15 Exquisite Drawings and Models by Frank Lloyd Wright

Today, it’s official: Frank Lloyd Wright is the most exhibited architect in the history of New York’s Museum of Modern Art. On view until October 1, “Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive” is a 400-object showcase unveiling the detailed drawings, models and plans of the great …

Hyperrealistic Oil Paintings Capture the Magnificent Glory of Ships at Sea

Polish painter Marek Rużyk creates beautiful seascapes and marine art in the grand tradition of the Romantic era. Reminiscent of 19th-century artists like Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky, these oil paintings portray the elegance and majesty of ships at sea.<p>Rużyk's work is characterized by his …

Painting

Here’s how to become an artist in the real world, and get paid for it

Turning your passion into a job is easier said than done. Despite a slew of start-ups making everything from tech to a fashion career possible, the …

Creativity

Howard Hodgkin on why Matisse moved him to tears

A few years ago, while filming Modern Masters, a television series about modern art for the BBC, I met the British painter Howard Hodgkin at his studio on Coptic Street, near the British Museum.<p>Although the interview focused on the enduring influence of Henri Matisse, as ever, when a great artist …

The Importance of Impasto in Painting

January 31, 2017<p>Alias of Ksenija Pantelić<p>Even though the <b>impasto</b> painting method has been around for as long as painting, for many years the goal was …

How to get fit for the slopes: plank with arm reach and rotation

It’s the time of year when skiers and snowboarders turn attention to getting fit for the slopes ahead of a winter trip to the mountains. Getting your body prepared will not only help you ski or snowboard better, but will make the whole experience a lot more enjoyable – no more endless aching or …

How to Draw with Pen and Ink and Watercolor

<b>Watercolor and Pen and Ink</b><p>A Match Made in Heaven<p>Watercolor and pen and ink work well together. Using watercolor and pen and ink together is a popular …

An Introduction to Oil Painting

Here is a short but informative PDF created by Artists Network that goes over some basics about oil painting, including history, tools, techniques …

Art

How to get fit for the slopes: strengthen your glutes

It’s the time of year when skiers and snowboarders alike turn their attention to getting fit for the slopes ahead of a winter trip to the mountains. Getting your body prepared will not only help you ski or snowboard better, but it will also make the whole experience a lot more enjoyable – no more …

A Chinese artist used glue and thousands of sheets of paper to create these amazing life-like statues

Thousands of sheets of paper make up these mesmerizing sculptures by Chinese artist Li Hongbo. We got a first-hand look at the artist's amazing paper sculpture exhibit at Klein Sun Gallery in New York back in 2014.<p><b>Follow BI Video: On YouTube</b>

Sculpture

Exquisite Colored Pencil drawings by Morgan Davidson

It is always great to find new artists out there to present here to you. Today I will show you some artworks from Morgan Davidson. Morgan is a …

Drawing

Top 7 best freeride skis 2016-17

DYNASTAR CHAM 2.0 W 87 | £385<p><b>BEST FOR</b> Seasonnaires looking to make the most of the whole mountain.<p>Dynastar has made some serious tweaks to the range …

Skiing

A new guide provides practical advice for people travelling to Iceland to see the Aurora Borealis

A new guide has been launched to provide practical advice for people travelling across the world to Iceland to witness the magical beauty of the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights.<p>The aurora is the awe-inspiring phenomenon of iridescent bands of green, red, yellow, pink, purple and white lights …

European Travel

The ultimate ski bucket list: the top things do on a ski holiday before you die

From indulging in the finest cheese fondue money can buy to a week pigging out on powder in a Canadian heli lodge, we’ve put together the ultimate snow-sports bucket list, so you don’t have to. Here's our pick of the best must-do experiences.<p>1. Brave the Hahnenkamm downhill course<p>The weekend of …

Amazon Prime: 22 benefits every member gets

A full list of all the stuff that is (and isn't) included with your Prime subscription -- including new deals from Whole Foods.<p>Amazon Prime is best known for two things: free two-day shipping and Netflix-style video streaming. Those are decidedly worthwhile perks, especially considering the …

Tech Trends

20 Best Inspiring Vincent Van Gogh Quotes on Motivation

Who could have believed a person who had that variety of talent had lived a life of the unknowns and chased his dreams until his death?<p>Vincent Van …

New York City Footage Digitally Altered to Look Like a Gorgeous Slow Moving Watercolor Painting

Filmmaker and VFX artist Danil Krivoruchko of Deep Flow Slow, has created the gorgeous short film “NYC Flow” for which he shot footage of different …

New York City

Best Movies to Watch: 100 Must See Movies | The Art of Manliness

For whatever reason (most likely the fact that viewing is easier than reading), films don’t seem to get the same kind of cultural respect as books …

Post Impressionist Artists That Live Through Their Art

Paul Cezanne - The Father of Us All<p>Who better to start our list than the great <b>Paul Cezanne</b>, considered the ‘father of us all’ by the famous Pablo …

Art

Scientists Discover Hidden Switch In Our Immune System For Fighting Cancer

Our body is much better at fighting cancer than we give it credit for.<p>TIM VERNON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY via Getty Images<p>Researchers in Australia may …

Immunotherapy

New iPhone app lets you know if you're being spied on

A 2015 report suggested nearly a quarter million iPhones had been hacked by one (or more) of 92 different identified varieties of malware. A new app, ‘System and Security Info,’ wants to let you know if you’re one of them.<p>The problematic part isn’t often the hack itself, it’s that most have no clue …

Monet, Lautrec, Koons, Bacon: the secret world of artist studios

This 3,000-Watt Speaker Is About to Change How You Listen to Music

The acclaimed French audio brand, Devialet, announces an expansion into America.<p>Soon after launching in 2007, Devialet CEO Quentin Sannié got a visit from Sting at the audio brand's Paris headquarters.<p>"He said, 'I want people listening to my music on this, because I spend so much time and money on …