Nurbek Turdukulov | Blog
For many if not most artists, there comes a time when self-reflection is not enough to improve one’s craft. This is where an art workshop or residency can come in handy. If you want to take your artistic skills to a new level of excellence, an art class can help you get there.
Civilizations have flourished in present-day Asia for thousands of years. Multiple dynasties and kingdoms, representative of the many people groups on the continent, have contributed countless inventions and creations to the world. The art world has greatly benefited Asian artisans, ranging from Qing Dynasty ceramicists to woodblock print artists such as Hokusai.
You don’t have to be a cultured snob, hold a college art degree, or be required to name the ten greatest Renaissance artists by memory to attend an art auction and have a great time.
An art auction is akin to an exciting sporting event.
At base, contemporary art is a notoriously divisive field: Certainly, today’s art world has its fair share of vociferous critics. But for those who love contemporary artistic practice, now is a great time to learn more about this fascinating subject. Here are just a few contemporary artists who have radically changed our notion of what art can and should do.
One of the chief pleasures that lies in a visit to Europe is undoubtedly the opportunity to visit the region’s genuinely incredible museums. Whether you’re sojourning through the streets of Florence on a lovely spring day or simply settling into Paris with a café au lait and a croissant, these are just a few of the best museums to visit on your next European vacation.
A trip to a great museum can be a profoundly moving and even vitally important experience for many people. The US has many amazing museums.
Even though people don’t generally become artists to make money, there is still something very satisfying about selling your first piece of art.
The first thing to understand about art collecting is that there is a whole stratum of differences between collecting art for your interest and doing it as an investor for an income.
Being an artist isn’t easy. Art isn’t something you can just decide to do and be great at overnight; to be an artist, you have to be dedicated, a hard worker, and commit to a plan for success. Art is such a wide field, though, that it’s no surprise that people don’t know where to start once they decide to go on this path.
Far too many people feel that artists don’t contribute to society when that’s far from the truth. Art is all around us: the music we listen to, the TV shows we watch, the video games we play. Without artists, bookshelves would be empty because there would be no one to write the novels we read; magazines wouldn’t exist because there would be no graphic artists to put the spread together; websites would be devoid of images because there would be no photographers to capture the world around us with their cameras.