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Time Blocking: Improve Your Focus And Get More Meaningful Work Done

Do you have a list of priorities or goals that you want to achieve this year? And do you struggle with allocating time to them?<p>I’m no different. Life …

Blogging Productivity 101 – Focus. Write. Nail It. Relax

I’ve had one <i>helluva</i> hard time getting productive with my blog post writing over the years.<p>Have you ever had a day that feels busy and productive …

Photography Collectives Are On the Rise—Here Are 7 to Watch

It’s not easy to be a photographer. The competition is steep, the work is often solitary, and the financial realities of working in the industry can …

63 best Tumblr blogs for designers

Whether you're a creative director on the hunt for new talent, or a developer looking for some web design inspiration, Tumblr is full of …

WordPress vs. Blogger vs. Tumblr: Free Artist Websites

Free blog hosts are a great resource for artists who want to create their own portfolio or website online. Below I have provided a short summary of …

Fall Art Preview: 30 of the Most Important Museum Exhibitions to See Around the Globe This Season

Exhibitions<p>artnet News editors pick their favorite exhibitions taking place around the world this summer.<p>,<p>This summer of international art fairs and …

Best Photo Editing Apps 2018: 10 apps to improve your snaps | Trusted Reviews

<b>Take your smartphone photography to the next level with our guide to the best photo editing apps…</b><p>These days, we all own a smartphone and carry it …

Science Says We Get Less Creative as We Age. Prove It Wrong by Doing 1 of These 3 Things

To be more creative, we have to teach ourselves to think like kids.<p>When I was 7, one of my friends got a whiteboard in her room. Much like the closet to Narnia or Platform 9¾, we saw this whiteboard as the key to unlock our imaginations. We used it to design our dream theme park, called Kids World. …

Creativity

Can 10 Minutes of Meditation Make You More Creative?

In more and more occupations, creativity is part of the job description. Whether you are trying to reconcile conflicting stakeholder priorities, finding a solution to a customer’s issue, or launching a new product line, your solution probably won’t come out of a textbook. But it’s hard to keep …

Mindfulness

Our Favorite Fine Art Inkjet Papers: These Papers Will Help You Make Gallery-Ready Photo Prints

Inkjet printmakers now have a range of printing paper options that go well beyond the wildest dreams of darkroom printers in terms of size, surface, …

Artists Are Transforming Used NYC MetroCards into Miniature Works of Art

New York City MetroCards are often disposed of immediately after use, but as artists are demonstrating, we should think twice before tossing them. In an ongoing series of exhibitions called <i>Single Fare</i>, creatives are transforming the small tickets with miniature paintings, drawings, and sculptures. …

Two Wild Alternatives to Coffee

Most people are big fans of the dark caffeinated brew known as coffee, and they become rather grouchy when this beloved beverage is not available. …

Young Digital Artists, Anxious About ... Technology

Digital art at Sotheby’s? The auction house is better known for selling canvases by Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat for $100 million-plus than for showing what many collectors still regard as ephemera.<p>Yet the Sotheby’s S2 gallery in New York, normally used for exhibitions of contemporary art, …

My Entire Portfolio Was Built Using Only One Lens, Can You Guess Which One?

It is possible. I'm not here writing this to beat you in the head with an “it's not the gear” rant; we can all agree that take is a bit redundant …

Photography

Watch the Making of a Hand-Crafted Violin, from Start to Finish, in a Beautifully-Shot Documentary

The history of the violin can be traced back to 1530, when a violin-like instrument first appeared in Gaudenzio Ferrari's painting, "Madonna of the …

Violin

Deep water corals are capable of producing their own sunlight

New study reveals that deep water corals glow for a completely different reason than their shallow counterparts.<p>Many species of coral glow — some …

What Inspires You?

<i>by Patty Shenk</i><p>During the month of May we celebrated Women in Photography and asked what inspired you most. We had an overwhelming response and …

Human Rights

Creations in Nature – An Exploration of Beauty | Landart by Dietmar Voorwold

Findhorn Community friend, Dietmar Voorwold, shares his connective journey into the spectacular nature of Scotland with its dramatic scenery, oceans …

Sublime Impressionist Artworks That Blend Photography and Painting

Toronto mixed-media artist Stev’nn Hall, who we learned about on Colossal, merges photography and painting by staining, scratching, and embellishing …

How I Motivate Myself to Make Photos

About to leave our apartment in Hanoi / Macro photo of Cindy’s hand.I have a hard time motivating myself to take photos. This is what works for me:1. …

Lose yourself in WIRED's pick of the International Photographer of the Year Photo award winners

More than 3,780 incredible images were submitted to the 2016 International Photographer of the Year Photo Awards set up to showcase the best in …

Photography

California city could become the first Zero Net Energy city in the U.S.

The city of Lancaster, California is one step closer to becoming a Zero Net Energy city – the very first in the U.S. The proposed ordinance, recently …

7 charming off-grid homes for a rent-free life

1/8<p>Wohnwagon<p>Powered by solar energy and made from recycled materials, the WOHNWAGON is a beautiful mobile and modern home with a housing footprint so …

The Met Just Put 375,000 Artworks In The Public Domain For Unrestricted Use

This is big.<p>On Tuesday morning, one of New York’s most prestigious art havens announced that it will place 375,000 images of its artworks in the public domain, allowing for free and unrestricted use of the collection. The works will now be licensed under Creative Commons, an American non-profit …

AnOther’s favourite spring floral fashion. 

AnOther’s favourite spring floral fashion.

New Fusion Frames by Darryl Cox Fuse Gnarled Tree Roots with Ornate Picture Frames

10 artworks adorn building hoardings as part of City program

In an ambitious move, we made artwork mandatory on highly visible construction sites. As part of this, we sought submissions from artists to show …

Full Trailer for ‘Loving Vincent,’ a Feature-Length Film Animated by 62,450 Oil Paintings | Colossal

<p>The full trailer for Loving Vincent (previously here and here), a film examining the life of Vincent van Gogh, has finally been released after …

Three Ways to Turn Down Work Projects Without Dodging Your Responsibilities

The benefits of saying yes to a new project are pretty obvious. It’s what a team player would say and it’s a way to demonstrate that you’re ready for …

Employment

32 Easy Exercises to Boost Your Creativity Everyday

You don't need to be a talented artist to pick up a creative habit.<p>For a lot of people, creativity is a talent that few people have.<p>For me, creativity is a skill we all have and can improve with regular exercise.<p>"Creativity is not just for artists. It's for businesspeople looking for a new way to …

Creativity