Aesthetics

When the Parthenon had dazzling colours

Ancient statues appear as bare marble today – but they were originally “a riot of colour and glitzy decoration,” writes Natalie Haynes.<p>When the Victorian painter Lawrence Alma-Tadema first showed his work, Phidias Showing the Frieze of the Parthenon to his Friends, there must have been a pleasing …

Culture

Painter Jack Whitten, an ‘Artist of Endless Inventiveness,’ Has Died at Age 78

People<p>The artist will be the subject of major museum surveys this year at the Baltimore Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum.<p>,<p>The painter Jack …

Art

Enroll in Seven Free Courses From the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA): “Modern Art & Ideas,” “Seeing Through Photographs” & “Fashion as Design” Start Today

If you would like to know more about modern art, but have difficulty wrapping your head around the Futurists, Neo-Impressionists, Abstract …

Culture

What Magritte’s Secret Photos Teach Us About the Surrealist

A new exhibition of the Belgian artist’s seldom seen photographs and films shines new light on his playful subversion of reality<p>The paintings of <b>René</b> …

Art

Titian painting given to Charles I's plumber goes up for sale

Oliver Cromwell’s government gave artwork as part payment of money owed for palace repairs<p>A Titian painting once owned by Charles I and given to his plumber as part payment for money owed is coming to auction.<p>The two-metre tall painting is a show-stopper in its own right, depicting the terrified …

Art History

Drawings and Illustrations by Andi Soto Andi Soto is a

1 hour ago - By Cross Connect Magazine<p>Drawings and Illustrations by Andi Soto Andi Soto is a self-taught, Chilean-Panamanian illustrator. In her …

Drawing

Taking a stand: 14-18 NOW’s final season features a women’s march, Rachel Whiteread, and a New York-bound Dazzle ship

A new commission by Rachel Whiteread for Dalby Forest in north east Yorkshire, and a Dazzle Ship destined for New York Harbour are among the art …

Art

Visions of the Future Digital Art in Photoshop

It's always inspiring to see visions of the future translated to digital art especially when 3D and digital art tools are widely available. In …

Digital Art

The cavalier collector: how Charles I gained (and lost) some of the world’s best art

Monarchical pomp, misadventure and backroom deals.<p>In early 1623 the Prince of Wales travelled incognito to Madrid to woo the Spanish infanta, Maria …

Art History

Cars Spray Painted Green In North Philadelphia After Eagles Win

One vehicle had its entire windshield spray painted green and had "Eagles" written on it in spray paint, as well.<p>PHILADELPHIA – While the city of …

Minnesota Vikings

Gerhard Richter - The Woods Series, 2005

Georgia O'Keeffe - From a Day with Juan II, 1977<p>Creating a substantial and compelling body of work over the course of 70 years, <b>Georgia O’Keeffe</b> is …

Artists

Russia's new tourist identity inspired by avant-garde art

How do you sum up the world's largest country in a piece of branding? That was the challenge faced by Russia's tourist board, which wanted a new …

Art

Pop Artist Tom Wesselmann's Larger-Than-Life Paintings Go On View

Sunglasses the size of an SUV. A lipstick tube as long as a park bench. A belt big enough to pass for a playground slide.<p>These are some of the gargantuan still lifes created by Tom Wesselmann, a pioneering Pop artist better known for painting female nudes, now on view at New York’s Gagosian Gallery.<p>…

Lifestyle

Linear Regression A Tale of a Transform

In [104]:<p>Out[104]:<p>Density<p>Body fat (%)<p>Age (years)<p>Weight (lbs)<p>Height (inches)<p>Neck (cm)<p>Chest (cm)<p>Abdomen (cm)<p>Hip (cm)<p>Thigh (cm)<p>Knee (cm)<p>Ankle (cm)<p>Biceps …

Sculpture

William Kentridge’s Great War Performance in Tate Modern and New York’s Armory Will Remember Black Africa’s Forgotten Men

Art World<p>The South African artist is commissioned alongside Rachel Whiteread, John Akomfrah, Duke Riley and Rachel Maclean to shed light on the …

Art

New class poetry and paint!

6 hours ago - By Alisa Burke<p>My next online class Poetry and Paint begins Monday, January 29th. This was such a fun one to create! Below is a little …

Drawing

A look at int'l ice sculpture competition in NE China

Photo taken on Jan. 19, 2018 shows a piece of ice sculpture created by Russian artists at Harbin Ice-Snow World in Harbin, northeast China's …

News (China)

Douglas Coupland says Virtual Reality could replace "overrated" books in post-millenial age

“Virtual Reality [VR] is this asteroid that’s going to hit the planet in 2023,” said the Canadian novelist and artist Douglas Coupland, citing …

Art

Graceful Textile Sculptures

Fransje Gimbere’s textile structures result from a thorough material and form study. For this project called « Standing Textiles », the artist’s …

Design

Pictures show the aftermath of huge fire in Lynton House Hotel in Weston-super-Mare after arson - Bristol Post

• Most Read<br>• Most Recent<p><i>Weather</i><b>This is why it hardly ever snows in Bristol</b><p>Why do we never seem to get our fair share of the white stuff?<p><i>Bishopston</i><b>Bristol</b> …

Arson

Jack Whitten (1939–2018)

POSTED January 21, 2018<p>Jack Whitten, an abstract painter who tested the medium’s limits for more than five decades, has died at seventy-eight. The …

Artists

Together by Tony Rubino

Description<p>Two people walking up the street..<p>THE ART OF YOU<br>Don't see your favorite landmark? Or do you just want to "pop out" a favorite classic …

Webcomics

JEAN COCTEAU by Irving Penn on artnet

Past Auction<p>Irving Penn• <i><br>JEAN COCTEAU</i>, 1949<br>• 53.7 x 49.5 cm. (21.1 x 19.5 in.)<p>Artist:<p>(American, 1917–2009)<p>Title:<p><i>JEAN COCTEAU</i><p>, …

Art

Royal Academy of Arts reunites masterpieces from Charles I's collection—many for first time since his execution

The Royal Academy of Arts in London is reassembling major works of art once owned by Charles I in an ambitious show organised with the Royal …

Art

Sarah Cain | Breaking Light (2010) | Available for Sale

In her expansive painting practice, Los Angeles-based artist Sarah Cain pushes the limits of her discipline. Cain’s work often stretches beyond the …

Art

Artist Talk With Zach Blas At 214 East 21st Street Room 120, New York, NY 10010.

MFA Photography, Video and Related Media presents a talk by Zach Blas, an artist and writer whose practice confronts technologies of capture, …

Art

Alf Souped Up

Artwork Mag Search: Drawing<p>Receive the "News" Newsletter by email<p>Alf Souped Up<p>1 hour ago - By The Fabuleous Fifties<p>Sunday Robinson Review.<br>From Batman …

Drawing

Hayward Gallery’s renovation breathes new life—and brings more daylight—into Brutalist landmark

Architecture has long defined London’s Hayward Gallery. The Brutalist concrete building, designed by the radical 1960s architects of the 17-acre …

Art

The Uke Jammers in the West Wing

2 hours ago - By Analog Artist Digital World<p>I joined a bus load of Orlando Arts advocated on a trip to Tallahassee to convince legislators to stop …

Drawing

Bully To Them

2 hours ago - By The Fabuleous Fifties<p>Friday Comic Book Day.<br>These strips come form one of those British magazine from the late fifties and early …

Drawing