Painter Iris Scott has been a My Modern Met favorite for years, as we've long admired her ability to elevate a technique used by children into the fine art world. As a renowned finger painting artist, Iris puts down the brush and uses her hands to manipulate oil paint. The results are lush, textural paintings that explode with color and movement.
The world’s third-largest economy has just joined the list of countries committed to a carbon-neutral future.
Development of Dorte Mandrup’s The Whale is back on track following a historic discovery that left the future of the building’s site undecided. The Danish architecture firm first won the design competition for a whale observation attraction in the Arctic Circle in late 2019—besting entries from other impressive firms such as BIG and Snøhetta.
For 13 years, the Landscape Photographer of the Year competition has put the call out for photographers to celebrate the...
Scientists have just confirmed what's been believed for over a decade—there's water on the Moon.
The famous Vantablack, exclusively owned by artist Anish Kapoor, made headlines as the “blackest black” that absorbs 99.965% percent of light and creates a mind-boggling black hole effect. Since then, a wave of “coloriest” colors have been released by artists and scientists, including an even blacker black and the “pinkest pink.” Researchers at Purdue University's School of Mechanical Engineering are not focused on competing in this color war in the art world.
Senior citizens seem like unlikely sources of statement-making style; but as Andria Lo and Valerie Luu show in their book...
The art of movement is more than a hobby or profession, it's a passion.
Most grocery stores look similar—colorful displays of fruits, a butcher's counter, and checkout lines are normal features. However, shoppers in one new Lidl grocery store in Dublin will have a unique experience as they pick up their weekly supplies. Opened in mid-October, the store was built directly over an 11th-century archeological site.
Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the idea of social distancing would seem totally unfathomable.
In its first edition, the Aerial Photography Awards has made its mark by revealing the strength of its winners.