Appreciating Art and the Artist.

“We’re so often told that art can’t really change anything. But I think it can. It shapes our ethical landscapes; it opens us to the interior lives of others. It is a training ground for possibility. It makes plain inequalities, and it offers other ways of living.” Olivia Laing

Giant Brushstroke Paintings Reveal the Same Place in Two Wildly Different Time Periods

By Margherita Cole Munich-based painter David Ambarzumjan continues to expand on his series Brushstrokes in Time, in which two wildly different landscapes converge on the same canvas. Each painting features a striking comparison of two distinct time periods, where one is contained within a broad, expressive brushstroke that sweeps through the composition. This isn’t the […]

Rockets into Roses

An Israeli artist has turned weapons of destruction intounique, hand-crafted art, judaica and jewelry. If you’relooking for the ultimate gift from Israel, look no further! In recent years, nearly 20,000 rockets of terror have been fired into Israel. Israeli artist Yaron Bob transforms these objects of destruction into expressions of beauty and peace. Rockets into […]

Mom and daughter overachieve with sidewalk chalk drawings.

Mother-Daughter Duo Turns Their Sidewalk Into an Amazing Gallery of 3D Chalk Art By Margherita Cole In Fort Worth, Texas, there’s a mother-daughter duo painting the streets with incredible, three-dimensional drawings. Professional artist Jan Riggins specializes in animal portraits in a variety of media, including watercolor and oil. Recently, Riggins has taken her talents outdoors […]

This seemingly impossible street art pops off the wall.

Illusory Street Typography Pops Off the Wall in Bold Murals by Ben Johnston by Vanessa Ruiz Toronto-based designer Ben Johnston plays with color, shadow, and perspective to create typography that appears three-dimensional in his site-specific murals. He’s a self-taught designer, spending time in the agency world of South Africa before moving back to his home […]

Italian artist illustrates some good coronavirus news.

Tired Of All The Bad Coronavirus News, This Artist Decided To Illustrate Some Good Ones (15 Pics) Like Demilked on Facebook Mauro Gatti is an Italian artist who started The Happy Broadcast Instagram account after getting fed up with hearing bad news. There the artist illustrates “anxiety-free” news and his cheerful illustrations are just what […]