What They’re Doing With 3-D Printers Will Change The Way Blind People Experience Art

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What They're Doing With 3-D Printers Will Change The Way Blind People Experience Art

Millions of people from around the world flock to the finest art museums every year to experience the most incredible pieces that have ever been created. It’s hard to stand unmoved in front of the works of Michelangelo, Dürer, Da Vinci, and Cassatt. It’s hard to deny how seeing a piece like the Mona Lisa […]

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This Painter Uses A Unique Canvas To Create Deeply Human Works Of Art

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This Painter Uses A Unique Canvas To Create Deeply Human Works Of Art

While most people can’t effectively apply paint to canvas, New York-based artist Trina Merry expertly paints entire bodies to melt into some of the most iconic backdrops in the world. Inspired by the likes of Marina Abramović and Amanda Palmer, Merry blends performance artistry and a serious visual arts education just as seamlessly as she […]

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What This Teacher Did To Commemorate Her Class Is As Cute As It Is Clever

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What This Teacher Did To Commemorate Her Class Is As Cute As It Is Clever

This teacher from Oklahoma knows the bittersweet feeling of the last day of school all too well. Educators who lead classes full of precocious little ones have one of the toughest, most important jobs in the world. After all, shaping young minds should never be taken lightly. Sure, first graders can get a little weepy […]

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Thanks To One Artist, We Can Now Watch The Sunset From Every Other Planet

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Thanks To One Artist, We Can Now Watch The Sunset From Every Other Planet

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); People spend hours lying in yards on summer nights and traveling to far-flung nations around the world to bear witness to something that has a way of grounding everyone who sees it. And it’s something in which we all find comfort as life winds down every night. How many sunsets have […]

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What This Artist Does Turns Invisible Aggression Into Something We Can See

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What This Artist Does Turns Invisible Aggression Into Something We Can See

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); A Dutch boxer by the name of Bart van Polanen Petel forces two worlds to collide every time his fist meets the punching bag. Otherwise known as Paintboxer, this creator brings artistry and athleticism together in a way that’s utterly singular. “Fists are my tools for creation,” he writes, but he […]

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Artist Uses Folded Paper To Make Amazing Pieces That Look Like Colorful Paintings

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Artist Uses Folded Paper To Make Amazing Pieces That Look Like Colorful Paintings

All you have to do is turn on the TV or flip through a magazine to watch the media rob aging of its beauty. After all, it’s an honor to grow old. Despite all that, cosmetics companies spend millions on making us fear the inevitable by presenting it as something ugly. One artist by the […]

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You Might Hate Fruitcake, But We Promise That This One’s Different

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You Might Hate Fruitcake, But We Promise That This One's Different

Beautiful human and artist extraordinaire Christine H. McConnell is at it again with a new project, and this time, it’s delicious. McConnell (previously here and here) is known for being one of those talented people who can create anything from holiday decor to elaborate costume designs. The artist’s pieces involving food are among her most […]

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