Rafael Jiménez Lucena

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Interior Designers Share the Neutral Paint Colors That Work in Every Room

Have you ever stood in front of the paint display at the hardware store—trying your best to find the best white paint for your kitchen—only to …

Johnny Clasper Carefully Places Stones to Create Amazing Works of Art

We last featured Johnny Clasper’s incredible stonework in 2015 and since then he continues to delight his clients with his beautiful dry stone works, …

How Can Senior Executives from Corporates Make the Smooth Transition to Start-ups

While corporates bring with them stability and recognition, start-ups on the other hand are a risky business<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>With the success of start-up ecosystem in India, it’s not surprising to find that senior executives of some …

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look back I realize I didn't do anything special.<p>What I did, you can …

15 Scintillating Art Books to Read on the Beach This Summer

Art World<p>Catch up on the best books from around the art world with this summer reading list.<p>,<p>Summer is officially upon us, and to celebrate we’ve …

You can now download 2,500 Japanese woodblock prints online

The United States’ national library have made 2,500 Japanese woodblock prints available to download in an effort to make art accessible to the public.<p>The prints include the work of Katsushika Hokusai, whose famous “The Great Wave off Kanagawa” (1832) print inspired the little wave emoji on your …

Japan

Microsoft's Pix for iPhone: Now AI gives your photos an art makeover

Microsoft's AI can transform your photos into paintings that look like famous artworks.<p>Microsoft has added a new editing feature in its Pix iPhone …

Lyme Isn't the Only Disease Ticks Are Spreading This Summer

It started with vomiting and a fever. But a few days later, five-month-old Liam was in the emergency room, his tiny body gripped by hourly waves of …

Disease

How Hokusai achieved immortality

His pictorial encyclopaedia — currently at the British Museum — helped to shape modernism<p>The end, whenever it came, was always going to be too soon for Katsushika Hokusai. There was still so much to see. So much he had not painted. On his deathbed, Hokusai, attended by his doctor, said a prayer. …

Art

Self-Taught Painter Sculpts Monumental Portraits With Oil Paint

Vanessa Prager learned about art online—and turned it into a dynamic art practice.<p><i>In the late 19th century, Southern California attracted misfits, idealists, and entrepreneurs with few ties to anyone or anything. Swamis, spiritualists, and other self-proclaimed religious authorities quickly made</i> …

Art

Would You Buy an Artwork Without Knowing the Artist?

Pieces by Wayne Pate, Ashley Hicks, David Rockwell, and more could be yours for just $200—but there's a catch<p>Consider it a leap of collecting faith or the ultimate test of your own eye. An upcoming exhibition will allow the opportunity to buy works from an impressive roster of creative talent. The …

Denver-based lawyer launches online art gallery

Denver-based lawyer and part-time artist Joanna Hogrefe found a unique way to combine her career and her passion while viewing some of the finest art …

22 Movies And Shows Every Designer Should Watch On Netflix

Netflix’s queue is constantly changing. Here’s a guide to the latest stuff.<p>(<i>This is an updated version of a list we published two years ago–the majority of which was no longer streamable, given Netflix’s content churn. We miss you,</i> Objectified<i>!</i>)<p>The Netflix queue is one of the most dangerous …

Download 200+ Free Modern Art Books from the Guggenheim Museum

For at least half a decade now, New York's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum has been digitizing its exhibition catalogs and other art books. Now you can …

Art

The urinal that changed how we think

One hundred years ago this month, Marcel Duchamp’s controversial Fountain made its debut. It would change art forever, writes Kelly Grovier.<p>In April 1917, everything changed. At least, that is, in the world of art. It was then that the legendary avant-garde French artist and cultural prankster, …

Art History

How to use Hooked, the highly addictive reading app topping the App Store right now

The app initially launched in 2015, but it started growing quickly last fall. Now, it's risen to the top of Apple's top free apps chart, surpassing apps like Bitmoji, Instagram, and Snapchat.<p>In fact, according to app analyst Sensor Tower, Hooked's total downloads grew from about 336,400 in October …

Apps

What Happened to Frida Kahlo’s Missing Adultery Painting?

After Frida Kahlo discovered that her beloved husband Diego Rivera had conducted an affair with her younger sister Cristina, she painted ‘The Wounded …

Here's how to access the iPhone's hidden mode that turns the camera into a magnifying glass

"Magnifier" mode uses the iPhone's camera to magnify text or other small things — handy, especially, for reading fine print, or zooming in on small details.<p>The hidden mode can also adjust brightness and color, which is useful for people who may have issues seeing specific colors.<p>Using Magnifier is …

iOS

Movies About Painters You Need to See

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965): The Story of Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel<p>Based on the novel by Irving Stone and directed by Carol Reed, the …

Artists

Edward Hopper’s Iconic Painting Nighthawks Explained in a 7-Minute Video Introduction

If any one painting stands for mid-twentieth-century America, <i>Nighthawks</i> does. In fact, Edward Hopper's 1942 canvas of four figures in a late-night …

Art

21 Rising Artists Who Caught Our Eye in 2016

There’s nothing we love more than artists bringing a fresh, innovative perspective to the art world. Over the past year we’ve been wowed by the incredible creatives that have been executing their artwork at the highest levels. Whether it’s painting, sculpture, photography, or installations, …

A Banksy gallery is opening on the South Bank

Rejoice, Banksy fans! The street artist recently had a permanent exhibition space open in Stoke Newington – and now he's getting another.<p>The Banksy …

Streetwear

Don’t avoid politics this holiday season. Use these 5 tips for productive conversations.

You can have sane, compassionate, persuasive political conversations. I know because it happened to me.<p>Here’s a question that seems particularly relevant as we head into holiday season 2016: In the wake of such a vituperative election, how do you possibly discuss politics with loved ones you might …

Self-help

Inside the unauthorized Banksy exhibition - CNN Style

In partnership with<p>Written by Alison Young, The Conversation<p>Allison Young is a Professor of Criminology at the University of Melbourne. She has received funding from the Australian Research Council to research legal, social and cultural responses to street art.<p>Take a selection of artworks by the …

Streetwear

Las millonarias comisiones que están detrás de la venta de Torre Cepsa a Amancio Ortega

Una consulta a la Comisión de Prevención de Blanqueo de Capitales e Infracciones Monetarias (Sepblac) antes de verano estuvo a punto de echar por …

Behold The Throne: There's A Golden Toilet At The Guggenheim

Museum-goers, prepare yourselves for "unprecedented intimacy with a work of art."<p>Starting Friday, visitors to the Guggenheim are encouraged to relieve themselves in a fully functional toilet cast in 18-karat gold called <i>America</i>, which will be on display indefinitely. The installation by Italian …

Marcel Duchamp

The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Your Home in an Hour

Have you ever gotten the “I’ll be at your place in 30 minutes” text when meanwhile your home is in a complete state of disarray? Us, too. We know all …

10 Ways Startups Can Reduce Their Expenses in 2016

“When money realizes that it is in good hands, it wants to stay and multiply in those hands.” ― Idowu KoyenikanSmall businesses and startups have …

Small Business
Loneliness

Do Startups Need Customer Relationship Management (CRM)?

The product has been built. The domain name has been purchased. The app is under construction. Sales have started coming in. People have started …

CRM