At times when you don't know what to draw, nature is often the best muse. However, if you're not familiar with how to draw trees or flowers, plants can be daunting to approach. Luckily, you don't need a drawing class to get started. You can just as easily take charge of your creative journey by picking up an educational how-to-draw book.
Photographer Liam Wong, who is known for his cinematic photos of Tokyo at night, is back with a new collection...
A book nook or reading chair is the perfect place to curl up and gather your favorite reading materials for...
Nestled among the pages of Luis-Martín Lozano’s book Frida Kahlo: The Complete Paintings is a look at the artist’s home known as La Casa Azul. This legendary Mexico City abode was not just a place where Kahlo laid her head at night; it was the essence of her. She was born there, grew up, and returned to Casa Azul a person famous for her art and in a broken marriage to muralist Diego Rivera.
The fabled ancient city of Timbuktu, Mali, is a center of great learning.
Frida Kahlo is arguably the most well-known female artist of all time.
For those visiting the Merchants’ Square supermarket in Carmel, Indiana, they might be surprised to find that the shelves aren’t stocked with groceries. Instead, the aisles are lined with books. The former food store was recently taken over by Carmel Clay Public Library, which transformed the vacant space into a temporary home for its literary collection. “What's better than pork & beans?,” Carmel Clay Public Library ask in an Instagram post.
New York City is a special place.
There are some creative relationships that stand the test of time.
It's 1540 and you'd like to cast a horoscope. If you are the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, you might turn to the Astronomicum Caesareum, or the Emperor's Astronomy. This richly illuminated manuscript is a stunning example of early printing and astronomical inquiry. The rich scientific tome was authored by court astronomer Petrus Apianus and published in May 1540.
From the 1830s to today, photography has come a long way.
One of the most celebrated authors of the 20th century, Virginia Woolf was an incredible literary figure who was far...