Nicole Ravetto

6 Flips | 2 Magazines | 4 Likes | 2 Following | 3 Followers | @nicoleravetto | Lead Artist at CBS2 Local in NYC. Art history nerd. Foodie. Travel Addict.

Slaying 5 UX myths for the good of mankind

1. UX is about asking users what they want<p>No. Just. No.<p>If users were able to articulate their needs then running a business and being an entrepreneur …

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Artcurial Auction Analysis

Total number of lots:<p>201<p>Number of sold lots:<p>168<p>Sold lots [%]:<p>83.6<p>Number of sold lots over high estimate:<p>76<p>Over high estimate (Total) [%]:<p>37.8<p>Over …

Enter Peter Kogler's Rooms of Illusions

The artist has created "virtual mazes" in Zagreb Museum of Contemporary Art, Galerie im Taxispalais, and more.<p>Images via<p>For 30 years, Peter Kogler has been adorning floors, walls, and ceilings with hypnotizing line designs that seem to move and bend the space in unnatural ways. For his most recent …

How LSD Helped Shape California’s Ecstatic Design Legacy

From drugs to the women’s movement, Californian counterculture has generated some of the most vibrant pieces of American graphic design.<p>From Deborah Sussman’s candy-colored “supergraphics” to R. Crumb’s drug-fueled comics and album art, some of the most vibrant pieces of American graphic design …

Never-Before-Seen Works By Surrealist Master Salvador Dali, On View Now

In the painted world of Salvador Dali, timepieces ooze like cracked eggs, elephants stand on impossibly spindly legs, and tigers leap forth from fish like the most unlikely of nesting dolls. His works reveal a universe populated by both dreams and nightmares, a type of imagery that came to define …

Internet Art and Spirituality Emerge in New Group Show 'Witchcraft'

Artists Laura Brothers, Sara Ludy, Brenna Murphy, and Krist Wood question artistic practices in the Internet Age at Initial Gallery.<p>On Thursday February 19, Initial Gallery in Vancouver, BC, Canada will be taken over by <i>Witchcraft</i>, a group exhibition curated by Nicolas Sassoon that explores artistic …

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