The whimsical Art Nouveau, like many international styles, can be found across almost all creative mediums: art, furniture, architecture, and more. Unlike some of these international styles, however, Art Nouveau sought to break down the barriers between these mediums to create a total work in one language. An Art Nouveau interior would have to be carefully considered and the architecture would be designed in conjunction with all paintings, sculpture, furniture, windows, textiles, and ornamentation.
There are plenty of crafts that seem to have had their heyday in the 1970s. Macramé is a great example.
Now more than ever, architects and designers are being asked to consider the effect their work will have on the...
Textiles offer one of the most versatile means of artistic expression. Thanks to their ease of manipulation, there are seemingly endless creative possibilities. Polish textile artist Alicja Kozlowska channels that versatility and crafts realistic embroidered felt sculptures of familiar products and everyday objects.
German artist Gerhard Richter is considered one of the most important contemporary artists alive today.
If you dream of one day becoming a Martian, ABIBOO Studios has some good news for you.
What do you get when you combine the aurora borealis and an erupting volcano? If you ask Christopher Mathews, he'll tell you that it's a once-in-a-lifetime photo. The former legal professional has been living in Iceland for many years and enjoys photographing the country's incredible landscape.
Most cat lovers know that our feline friends need things like scratching posts, beds, and climbing spots to keep them...
Combatting the rise in global temperatures requires creative science and innovative thinking.
When we think of the ancient Romans, monuments like the Colosseum spring to mind. But the reality is that this powerful empire spread well beyond Italy. In fact, the late empire stretched all the way to Britain, and sites like Hadrian's Wall are testament to this heritage. Archaeology related to the Romans is still be uncovered in Britain and a recent discovery in Yorkshire may be one of the most exciting yet.
Iconic French painter and the founder of Impressionism Claude Monet was a prolific practitioner of expressing one’s emotions before nature.
The enchanting Van Gogh experience that wowed Paris and Toronto is debuting concurrently at different cities in the United States this...