Renowned for both its experimental nature and ethereal aesthetic, resin is proving particularly popular among today's top creatives. While the compound—which can be cultivated naturally or synthetically created—has traditionally been used in polishes and varnishes, many contemporary artists and designers are finding new and inventive ways to incorporate the malleable material into their practice.
Posts by Kelly Richman-Abdou
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, you may be tempted to pick up a standard heart-shaped box of chocolates...
For many tourists, taking a trip is all about the destination.
Like any creative field, art history has its own language. While this reality can be overwhelming for aspiring art historians, having a handy glossary of art terms can make analyzing a work of art a lot less intimidating. In this list, you'll find 25 words that will help you discuss art with ease.
Many people turn to the portfolios of prolific artists, writers, and other creatives when seeking artistic inspiration.
Love is in the air! With Valentine's Day coming up, it's time to start thinking about what to get that special someone. Rather than picking up a present from the store or ordering a readymade gift online, why not try your hand at homemade this year? In this list of DIY Valentine's Day gifts, you'll find crafty kits that will make working with your hands a breeze.
Few sculptures have captured hearts quite like Robert Indiana's iconic LOVE series.
As a day dedicated to love, Valentine's Day is often considered a couple's holiday.
Throughout the 20th century, several styles of avant-garde art helped shape modern art. While many of these genres—including subconscious-based surrealism and energetic abstract expressionism—predominantly favored paintings, the Bauhaus movement encompassed a wide array of mediums, materials, and disciplines. Ranging from paintings and graphics to architecture and interiors, Bauhaus art dominated many outlets of experimental European art throughout the 1920s and 1930s. Though it is most closely associated with Germany, it attracted and inspired artists of all backgrounds.
Mexican painter Frida Kahlo is renowned for her symbolic subject matter, colorful canvases, and extensive series of self-portraits.
Want to wish the writer in your life a happy holiday?