June 22, 2019

Here’s Why You Should Build a Mood Board Before Your Next Creative Project

One of the hardest parts about starting any project, whether it’s art, design, or photography, is deciding how it’ll look. What is your creative vision? How will you communicate that vision to others? Maybe you’re trying to figure that out for yourself or you have to share your ideas with others. Whatever the case, there’s one tool that can help—a mood board. What is a mood board?

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May 22, 2019

LA’s Museum of Contemporary Art Will Offer Free Admission Thanks to $10M Donation

Today, more and more museums are starting to offer free admission. While most of these institutions opt to make this a monthly or weekly event, some are employing it on an everyday basis, with The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles as the most recent example. Made possible by a $10 million donation from Carolyn Clark Powers, MOCA’s Board of Trustees President, this new plan will allow all visitors to explore the museum’s collections cost-free.

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May 10, 2019

Creative Commons Creates Search Engine with Over 300 Million Free Images

While in recent years world-class institutions like the Metropolitan Museum of Art have made an effort to make their public domain artworks more accessible, it’s not always easy to find free photos to use in creative projects. Non-profit Creative Commons is looking to change that with the introduction of their long-awaited search engine. CC Search scours the web for over 300 million images available under public domain or creative commons licenses.

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