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9 Color Combos You Haven't Thought Of (That Totally Work)

(Image credit: Sight Unseen)<p>I love color, and I particularly love it when unexpected colors come together to make an unexpectedly good combination. I …

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Netflix shared its 10 most binge-watched shows of 2017

Led by the true-crime satire "American Vandal," Netflix listed the 10 series that were most popular for binge-watching (defined as watching more than two hours per day).<p>The streaming service looked at the average daily viewing hours per user between November 2016 and November 2017. The resulting …


Reality Is Not What We Can See

Some physicists, mind you, not many of them, are physicist-poets.<p>They see the world or, more adequately, physical reality, as a lyrical narrative written in some hidden code that the human mind can decipher.<p>Carlo Rovelli, the Italian physicist and author, is one of them. Following his best-seller</i> …

Things to do in Vancouver with Kids - Family Travel Blog

40 Things to do in Vancouver with Kids<p>Vancouver and the surrounding Metro Vancouver area has hundreds of things to do for families. Situated in …

How to Use Composition Templates to Improve Your Photography

When doing photography in general, and in my case travel photography, the use of a <i>photography template</i> can be very beneficial and help improve the …

“There is no art without a poetic aim” —Edouard Vuillard, born on this day in 1868

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How to Decorate Like a Parisian, According to the Dreamiest French Hotels

Every September, the cobbled streets of Paris are pummeled with the pitter-patter of six-inch heels as editors, stylists, bloggers, and It girls …

"The work is a materialization of a daydream, redolent of escapism" —Joshua Evans-Hopper. Learn more:

Vibrant Color Palette Combos Take Colors From the World to Inspire Creativity

With its vast collections of images, photo filters, free icon and shape elements, and fonts, Canva allows users around the globe to create sleek graphics and presentations through its online app—no design degree required. The company's Senior Graphic Designer, Poppie Pack, shares a variety of savvy …

18 things you should do immediately to best prepare for the next five years

By September 22, 2015<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What Can People Start Doing Now That Will Help Them A Lot In About Five Years?</i> <i>Answer by David Cannon, Founder,</i><p>There’s already a lot out there, but I couldn’t resist writing a note to my 23-year-old self:<p>If you do …


The 10 best ever podcasts

Ten years since Apple launched a version of iTunes with a new format called podcasting, Pete Naughton selects 10 of the best<p>In June 2005, Apple launched a version of its iTunes software with a new feature which Steve Jobs confidently termed “the next generation of radio”. The technology in question …

Can't get enough of BBC Four's new season, "BBC Four Goes Abstract"? Check out our latest collection of new abstract works, including this painting by Mary Robertson.

Clara Fialho

Clara Fialho was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil, in 1984, and currently lives in New York City. She received her BFA from The Cooper Union for the …


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Meet this week's One-to-Watch artist, Hormazd G. Narielwalla:

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We love the light in this morning woodland scene. "Morning" ($1,000), which measures 35 x 45.7 inches, is an acrylic painting by Polish artist Marta Zawadzka. Browse more original art in this collection:

Laelie Berzon’s Passionate Abstract Paintings

We discovered these passionate abstract paintings by Melbourne, Australia-based artist Laelie Berzon through <i>Est Magazine</i>. Berzon, who also heads a …

An Alternative Rule-of-Thirds

Most of you will be familiar with the rule-of-thirds: the idea that you can improve composition by placing the main subject a third of the way in …

Abstract 6.25.13

"20 Rockefeller Plaza NY NY 10020" ($2,400) by Peter Vahlefeld is one of the Top 10 Finalists selected by American artist/Showdown judge Eddie Martinez in our "Bright Lights Big City" Showdown competition. Congrats, Peter! Check out the Top 10 Finalists: