Marjolyn Van Der Hart

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Pantone’s Top Fall Colors: A Seventies Vibe

Designers' affinity for the Seventies will be going strong this fall, given the earthy tones that rank in Pantone's Top 10 fall color list for women …

Why Tim Burton Made A Film About The 'Most Quiet, Under-The-Radar Feminist You've Ever Met'

<i>Tim Burton's "Big Eyes" tells the story of an epic art fraud centered on "the most quiet, under-the radar feminist you've ever met." In many ways, Margaret Keane's story embodies the early women's movement. That, along with the rise of the kitsch -- and another "worst" artist to add to the list</i> …

Fragments of Femininity: A Comparative Analysis of the Art of Tracey Emin and Kiki Smith

<i>*This post contains some graphic content.</i><p>Tracey Emin and Kiki Smith have starkly different visual approaches in their art yet thematically their work is inextricably intertwined. Both women eschew the expected and express different aspects of both the feminine psyche and life itself in …

The Meanest Thing You Say to Your Creative Friend

There’s a sentence every creative person hears eventually (or frequently) that’s a slap in the face every time:<p><b>“You have too much time on your hands.”</b><p>…

Self-confidence

The Surreal Collages of Joseba Elorza | Colossal

<p>Joseba Elorza is a sound technician who makes a living with his unique brand of digital collage and illustration. The Spain-based artist blends …

The Birth of a New Civil Rights Movement

2014 was an epochal year for social justice. 2015 could be even more dramatic.<p>The shattering events of 2014, beginning with Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Missouri, in August, did more than touch off a national debate about police behavior, criminal justice and widening inequality in America. …