To say that 2020 was a year like no other is an understatement. World events, from the COVID-19 pandemic to the Black Lives Matter protests, shaped the way we lived. And, as a consequence, they also shaped the way we saw and consumed art. With many museums and galleries closed for extended periods, artists were more resourceful than ever in getting their messages across. This was particularly true of installation artists.
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It’s that time of year again—a time to give thanks (and presents) to those who matter to you the most.
Podcasts have exploded over the past few years. (We've got Serial to thank for it.) Now, the once-niche audio format has become mainstream. You can find everything from enthralling true stories to fantastical fiction to hilarious comedy. With such a wide range of topics, there is truly something for everyone—especially if you're in a field like photography, art, and design. We've selected some of the best creative podcasts to educate and inspire you.
Across the world, millions of people celebrate Easter in a variety of ways.
It sounds cliché to say, but it couldn’t be more true—technology is changing the world at a rapid pace.
As the clock winds down on 2019, there is a growing urge to stop and reflect on the past year—the highs, the lows, and everything in between. And the best way to take a look back at the past 365 days is through photography. Luckily, we live in an age of technology and just about everyone has a camera on hand. There are countless photographers (professionals and amateurs)
As the leaves begin to change color and the sweet scent of pumpkin spice lattes fills the air, it's made...
Artist Lauren Collin reveals exquisite textures from flat sheets of paper.
For millennia, crafters have continuously found ways to turn everyday objects into works of art. While this interest has culminated in a myriad of decorative art forms, none has resonated quite as strongly as embroidery. The story of embroidery is the story of the world. Embroidery has existed, in some form, in every population across the globe.
Looking back through Western history, it's incredible to see how many types of art have made an impact on society.
With Valentine's Day sneaking up, it's time to start thinking about the perfect card to give to that special someone.