Mixed-media artist Naomi Haverland merges realistic portraiture with surrealist whimsy in her latest project. The Florida-based painter was commissioned by a business in Tampa to create a mural that would convey “diversity and empowerment.” After a few brainstorming sessions, Haverland proposed a magnificent tiger whose roar released a waterfall of flowers and sequins.
French street artist Saype is known for his spectacular artwork which sprawls onto grass instead of vertically onto walls.
From his tribute to healthcare heroes to spray-painting his signature rat stencils in the London Underground, Banksy has been particularly...
In Afghanistan, there are a number of deserted war tanks, stationed as a constant reminder of combat and violent conflicts. Luckily, Iranian artist Neda Taiyebi has stepped in and is finding another use for them. She has reimagined the abandoned vessels in Kabul, Afghanistan by adorning them with colorful motifs including fruits and flowers, as well as swirling geometric designs.
The animal kingdom is filled with fascinating species of all shapes and sizes.
French artist Camille Walala seeks to “disseminate joy through color and pattern” in her art projects.
Polish street artist NeSpoon is known for using lace to inspire her artwork. Her most recent mural explores the traditional lace of Calais in a grand painting splashed across the facade of the city's fashion and lace museum. Located in northern France, Calais was once a hub of lace making. In the early 19th century, British lacemakers escaping economic unrest and harsh patent taxes settled there.
Another Banksy painting is up for auction and it's expected to sell for a large sum.
The age-old art of calligraphy celebrates the beauty of language, and there are incredible artists who continue its legacy today.
Dutch street artist Leon Keer is a master of three-dimensional art. He can transform any flat surface into a mind-bending illusion using paint. And for his latest mural, he has created Shattering, a complex balance of teacups that look as though they’re on the brink of spilling over. Painted in Helsingborg, Sweden, Keer’s mural is a commentary on the fragility of life. “Life is as fragile as a teacup,” Keer told My Modern Met.
During an interview featuring music legend Dolly Parton, the feisty superstar made a memorable comment concerning recent U.S.
The year 2020 has proven itself to be full of unprecedented, world-changing events.