Germany-based artist Kate Waters celebrates the unexpected beauty of the mundane in her realistic oil paintings. From interior scenes of people sitting at tables to nighttime depictions of car-lined streets, she captures moments of modern life that are familiar to everyone, yet rarely immortalized on canvas. Her newest exhibition titled Apotheosis of the Real exemplifies this fascination with a series of paintings inspired by understated urban living.
Cross-stitch is a fun and relaxing craft.
Venetian artist Livio de Marchi has spent his life combining his woodworking skills with his imagination to create incredible sculptures.
Art history is full of treasures that have yet been uncovered. Even after thousands of years, we continue to find remnants of past civilizations. In 1974, farmers digging a well in a field in North China, east of Xi’an, stumbled upon a pit containing 7,000 life-size terracotta statues. The site was soon identified as the burial place of Emperor Qin.
A project nearly 10 years in the making came to fruition this week on a rainy morning in Richmond, Virginia.
Steeped in poignant imagery, the work of photographer Fares Micue is instantly recognizable.
A portrait can take on so many forms—a painting, a photograph, even a mosaic. And British artist Matt Small finds inspiration for his work in almost anything but a blank canvas.
Think of embroidery as a big umbrella.
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Betty Reid Soskin has achieved amazing milestones in her life. One of them has been in her work as the oldest active ranger in the National Park Service. But if that weren't incredible enough, she very recently celebrated a milestone birthday—she turned 100 years old! Soskin is a ranger at the Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond, California, where she specializes in tours.
Traditionally, it’s the bride that everyone’s dying to see walk down the aisle, but for one couple’s wedding, an entirely...
The birth of any animal is plenty of reason to celebrate, but the latest edition to Franklin Park Zoo in...