British artist Amy Rose Geden adds her own twist to the romantic aesthetic of botanical prints. In each of her pieces, Geden arranges several watercolor illustrations, which include varieties of flora and fauna, as well as unique found objects such as keys and candlesticks. While some paintings may only contain pleasing arrays of flowers, others have juxtaposing motifs, like binoculars, insects, and eggs.
Fascinated by new industry and thrilled by what laid ahead, the early 20th-century Futurists carved out a place in history.
Having always experimented with artistic materials since he was a child, Istanbul-based artist Ayhan Karadağ has finally found his calling—tattooing.
Just when you think you’re done with your holiday shopping, you remember that Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. But don’t worry about scouring the internet for the perfect present. My Modern Met Store has a variety of creative products you can give as last-minute gifts to your sweetheart. (We’ll even ship your items directly to them with a free note!) Wondering where to begin in your gift selection?
In Denver, one non-profit is showing how innovative thinking can be used to close the affordable housing gap and tackle...
For centuries, African American artists have helped shape the visual culture of the United States.
Though many elderly people may avoid advanced technology and complex devices, an 88-year-old Spanish woman named Concha García Zaera has embraced her computer as an artistic tool. She creates elaborate digital paintings using Microsoft Paint—a program that even the most tech-savvy of us have struggled to create anything significant with.
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As the world waits to hear news from China regarding the coronavirus, one visual artist took to the streets to...
From fuzzy forest animals to needle-felted food, we’ve seen many textile artists transform wool into all sorts of cute creations. Moscow-based artist Nastasya Shuljak’s wool felt creatures are particularly adorable, though. She creates whimsical woolen toys that are sure to bring a smile to the face of anyone who meets them.
It’s common knowledge that Valentine’s Day is the time to spoil your sweetheart.
As any skilled astrophotographer will attest, the Milky Way is an incredible muse.