The fresco is celebrated as one of the most significant mural-making techniques in the history of art. Though most commonly associated with art of the Italian Renaissance, the painting technique has been around for millennia, inspiring ancient and contemporary artists alike. Created by painting directly onto plaster, frescoes offer a permanence not found in other forms of art.
Perched high in the Ötztal Alps, a cantilevered lair houses a new exhibition that celebrates James Bond.
One of Zaha Hadid's most iconic buildings, the Galaxy SOHO in Beijing shows all the curves and harmony that the...
A post shared by 西本喜美子 (@kimiko_nishimoto) on Nov 21, 2017 at 10:53pm PST You’re never too old to discover your passions—just ask Kimiko Nishimoto. At 72 years young, she picked up a camera, and her life hasn’t been the same since. She’s now 90 years old and still delights people across the globe with her quirky self-portrait photography. Her images turn the ordinary world into a much more whimsical place.
A family tree is a fascinating way to trace your ancestry.
One of the most iconic artists of the 20th century, Frida Kahlo has a life story that has become almost...
Japanese filmmaker and animator Hayao Miyazaki has long delighted and inspired people around the world with his original imaginative universe. Now, those that have found his work artistically influential are paying homage to Miyazaki in the most appropriate way. The SPOKE ART gallery has curated the Miyazaki in Los Angeles Art Show, an endearing presentation that features over 100 hundred artists celebrating the films that have made us laugh, cry, and believe in the power of creativity.
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Late American artist and television host Bob Ross has inspired artists with his can-do approach to painting for nearly 40 years.
Photographer Massimo Listri is known for his incredible images of palaces, villas, and luxurious interiors. Over his long career, he's published over 70 books that tell the stories of well-known interiors. And now, his newest photography book gathers images of libraries around the world, paying homage to these temples of learning. Massimo Listri.
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The ancient city of Pompeii is one of the most fascinating archaeological sites in the world.