Nikos Baliktsioglou

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These intimate photos chronicle the Mexican worker program that helped ‘feed and build America’

Then these ‘braceros’ were just expected to return to their country<p>When American men were heading overseas to fight Nazis and the Japanese, they left …

Unreal Space: Guim Tió Zarraluki's paintings of isolation could be both good and bad

Hairdressers refuse to shave depressed teen's matted hair

<b>Beauty rituals may not be the first thing you think about in relation to mental health, but when an American hairdresser told her story about a teenage client with depression, thousands responded.</b><p>Kayley Olsson, a 20-year-old student hairdresser in Waterloo, Iowa, posted on Facebook on Tuesday about …

Mental Health

Why Harley Weir is liberating herself from her previous work

Digressing from the ethereal, up-close-and-personal portraits that we all know and love her for, in June, Harley Weir announced news of a glossy publication, titled <i>Paintings –</i> which stands as her second book to be released by artist-run, publisher/design studio, Loose Joints<i>.</i> From the controversial …

Painting

Legendary NYC Street Photographer Arlene Gottfried Dies at 66

Legendary New York City street photographer Arlene Gottfried passed away yesterday due to complications from cancer. She was 66.<p>Gottfried was born …

From age 15 to 90, the evolution of Picasso’s style through 14 self-portraits

Pablo Picasso painted his first self-portrait in 1896 (top), when he was 15 years old. Many styles, years, and artistic innovations later, he made …

Art

Photographer Turns Island Mushrooms Into Colorful Arrangements

Jill Bliss, an artist living on a small island in the Salish Sea in the Pacific Northwest, is fascinated by the incredible variety of mushrooms that …

Every Page of This Artist’s Sketchbook is an Elegant Work of Art

Using her sketchbook as an “artist's diary,” Elena Limkina creates unique compilations of exquisite ink illustrations. With an eclectic taste in subject matter, the Moscow-based artist creates drawings of everything from animals to architecture, which cohesively co-exist as spreads in her …

Drawing