Throughout the years, we here at My Modern Met have seen the amazing and innovative ways in which creative entrepreneurs have grown their career. One way is by running their own online shop. It's something that you can do, too. If you're producing great work—be it painting, jewelry, or photography—you should make it available to people across the world.
Posts by My Modern Met Team
Looking back through Western history, it's incredible to see how many types of art have made an impact on society.
Across the world, millions of people celebrate Easter in a variety of ways. One common component of this festive holiday is the ornate Easter egg. Originally, chicken eggs were stained in red as a cultural symbol–a practice that dates back centuries to early Christian communities in Mesopotamia. In modern times, this tradition has lived on and taken new, artistic forms.
For over 30 years, Lorenzo Quinn has wowed the world with his creative artwork.
It sounds cliché to say, but it couldn’t be more true—technology is changing the world at a rapid pace.
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.
With Valentine's Day sneaking up, it's time to start thinking about the perfect card to give to that special someone.
Like most movements that make up modern and contemporary art, installation art exhibits an interest in innovating.
As the end of yet another year amidst a pandemic (that just won’t go away) quickly approaches, we’re all inclined to take pause and reflect on all that’s passed—good and bad. It’s been a tumultuous year full of highs and lows, but mainly a lot of gray area. In 2020, we were able to pinpoint the anomaly—the world was ravaged by a pandemic, a disastrous event unlike anything else in our lifetime.
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