Artist Chris Wood considers light in her artwork the same way that a painter would pigment. While controlling illumination presents a larger challenge than oils or acrylics, Wood has learned how to wield the sun to her advantage. “I work with light as a material and use anything I can get my hands on that enables me to manipulate it,” she tells My Modern Met, “in order to draw attention to this magical phenomenon.
Russian graphic designer and watercolor painter Eleanor Mill has a knack for capturing the spirit of place.
Creating art can provide a glimmer of hope during somber times.
Artist Kristin Moore depicts sweeping Western landscapes and immersive skies in her acrylic paintings. These open environments—devoid of any people—appear to portray transitory moments of silence and solitude. Moore emphasizes this wistful aesthetic through beautiful gradient atmospheres that direct the eye to the land below. A Texas native, Moore received her MFA at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles.
When it comes to whimsy, consider Dr. Seuss an expert.
Italian artist Leonardo Frigo uses string instruments as the foundation for ornate narrative paintings.
Artist Boryana Ilieva examines film architecture and set design in her project Floor Plan Croissant. This ongoing series of meticulously painted floor plans capture the cinematic spaces of famous films like Parasite (2019), Roma (2018), and Call Me By Your Name (2017). The idea for the series began after Ilieva attended a lecture in 2014 by Finnish architect Juhani Pallasmaa.
The meticulous art of botanical illustration has a long and rich history.
Many schools are still closed due to COVID-19 lockdowns, forcing parents to homeschool their kids, and leaving many children missing...
The Atelier des Lumieres is opening its Immersive Van Gogh installation in Toronto this summer, and is encouraging Impressionist lovers around the area to “Gogh” visit it from the safety of their cars This special tour series will be open from June 18-28 and will consist of cycles of fourteen vehicles entering the installation at a time.
Google is known for honoring anniversaries, people, and events with their illustrated Google Doodles.
The Van Gogh Museum touts the largest collection of artworks from Vincent van Gogh and it has now increased its already...