Rather than snap photos with his camera, traveler and urban sketching artist Qian Shi captures his surroundings as watercolor paintings. Rendered in his distinct loose style, Shi works quickly to capture fleeting moments, forever immortalizing each scene in gestural line work and painterly brushstrokes. Shi is a great believer of “practice makes perfect.
During the Italian Renaissance, a wave of pioneering painters, sculptors, and draftsmen ushered in a golden age of art and...
Using bold colors to paint her local landscape, Jess Franks‘ vibrant art is immediately recognizable.
The palette is an unsung hero of painting. It’s where you’ll harmonize your color choices and mix all those great hues to create wondrous works of art. Although the variations of this tool might seem the same, not all palettes are created equal. Our guide introduces you to some of the highest-rated palettes that you’ll use time and again.
Artist Marianne Eriksen-Scott Hansen creates “paper couture” featuring larger-than-life blooms crafted from tissue paper.
As a pioneer of Norwegian Expressionism, painter Edvard Munch is known for his deep investigations into the human psyche.
Most of us have experienced feeling fear at some point or another, but some people suffer from daily, overwhelming anxiety that stops them from living life to the fullest. Whether it stems from a specific trauma or a lifelong mental health condition, learning to live with and understand our fears can help combat the intense, all-encompassing emotions they bring.
Artist Françoise Nielly creates dynamic portraits that find order in chaos.
When viewing great works of art such as Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night or Johannes Vermeer’s The Girl With...
When we first wrote about Moscow-based artist Anastasia Ablogina back in 2018, we focused on her textured palette knife paintings that capture the majestic beauty of whales. The talented artist is still creating work inspired by the world’s ocean giants, but her portfolio has also expanded to feature an entire range of animals, from foxes and rabbits to owls and sea turtles.
Every metropolis has a unique pulse.
In a stunning homage to the great women of history, TIME has created 100 covers to celebrate Women of the...