Interview: Arinze Stanley Speaks to the Indelible Impact of Police Brutality and How Extreme Emotion is the Key to Change
“Bullets and Denim 2” (2020), charcoal and graphite on paper, 30 x 26 inches. All images © Arinze Stanley, shared with permission For the past few years, Nigerian artist Arinze...
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Reconstructing an Etruscan Tomb
In 1987 I traveled on assignment with National Geographic to Italy to explore Etruscan archaeology. We descended a ladder into the recently discovered "Blue-Devil" tomb in...
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Oil Stick Demo
I recently decided to make a large painting of one of my favorite scenes-one of the candy-striped cliffs that tower over a nearby lake. I've painted the scene many times in a...
1 month ago - Michael Chesley Johnson
Acrylic, gouache and charcoal on canvas panel 23" x 20" Well the other one died the death and this is generally a better painting I feel. Francis Bacon said he would never put...
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Saved by A Piece of Charcoal
Filippo Lippi (1406-1469) and a few of his friends took to sea in a boat from Italy, but "they were all caught by the Moors who ranged about those coasts, and taken into...
2 monthes ago - Gurney Journey
Francis Towne - part 1
1795 Study for a portrait of Mr Francis Towne of Exeter, Landscape Painter by John Dowman charcoal, touched with red chalk and heightened with white © Trustees of the British...
2 monthes ago - Poul Webb
Mixed-Media Portraits by Nelson Makamo Reflect Childhood Innocence and Wonder
All images © Nelson Makamo, shared with permission Nelson Makamo is known for his oversized, lively portraits of the children and teens he meets around Johannesburg. Using a...
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Photo-realistic charcoal drawing by Annie Murphy Robinson
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Shishkin's Sketch vs. Finish
A popular meme these days is "sketch vs. finish." Late last year I did a sketch/finish comparison of the Russian landscape painter Ivan Shishkin (1832-1898). Here's another set...
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Oil and acrylic on wood panel 15" x 12" THE INTERVIEW Q5 What materials do you feel most comfortable with ? I have worked with all sorts of different media including water...
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Contemporary Botanical Fine Art Print, “Springtime Symbols in Purple” by...
Think Mother's Day....so many lovely gift options! Fine art Prints in multiple substrates, and sizes of this painting are now available, as well as assorted accessories. See...
Exploring New Territory. 8in x 8in oil
This past year was not much of a painting year for me. So as a result I am very rusty and out of practice! Trying to do little paintings again and thought I would start with...
The Potential of Architects in Entrepreneurship
Image Edited by Matthew Maganga - Eric Reinholdt's 30 x 40 Design Studio. Image © Trent Bell In today's globalised, ever-evolving world, the architectural field continues to...
The Gift Your Mothers Really Want, and, A Mother's Lulla-by
A Mother's Lulla-by. an original acrylic painting, on canvas 20 X 24, unframed Before the modern, commercialized version of Mother's Day, there were formalized celebrations of...
Nursery and Music School in Ramonville-Saint-Agne / Yves Ballot et Nathalie...
Architectes DPLG architects: Yves Ballot et Nathalie Franck Location: 31520 Ramonville-Saint-Agne, France Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Antoine Guilhem Ducléon Area: 2113.0 m2
Invented over 180 years ago, the collapsible paint tube was a brilliant innovation for painters and colormen alike. Colormen, no longer having to store paint in pigs' bladders...
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: ‘My Madness Will Now Bare Itself'
In “Notes on Grief,” the author mourns the father she lost suddenly in June 2020.
The Second Studio Podcast: Tips for Having a Great Design Review and Critique
© The Second Studio Podcast The Second Studio is an explicit podcast about design, architecture, and the everyday. Hosted by Architects David Lee and Marina Bourderonnet, it...
Elon Musk Hosts a Mother's Day Episode of ‘Saturday Night Live'
The much-discussed Tesla and SpaceX executive took a self-deprecating approach, telling viewers, “I'm pretty good at running human in emulation mode.”
Footbridge in Příbor / Petr Tej + Marek Blank + Jan Mourek
Marek Blank architects: Petr Tej Location: Příbor, Czech Republic Project Year: 2018 Photographs: BoysPlayNice Area: 90.0 m2