Art

Smokable Art: Marijuana Joints You'll Think Twice About Smoking


May 18, 2018

|Ariel Rodriguez

Tony Greenhand takes marijuana art to a whole new leve.

How An Artist Had Over Nine Plastic Surgeries To Become A Living Work Of Art


May 18, 2018

|María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

In an attempt to shatter ingrained perceptions of beauty and the impossible ideals set by society, French artist Orlan underwent several surgeries to become a walking work of art.

While We Can Barely Afford Avocado Toast, Here Are The 8 Most Expensive Paintings Ever


May 17, 2018

|Ariel Rodriguez

The most expensive painting to be ever bought in history was created by Leonardo da Vinci and it was thought to be a copy for many years. After da Vinci's, there are other artworks from Kooning, Cézanne, Rothko, Rembrandt, and of course Picasso that rank among the most expensive.

Solentiname: The Tropical Island Commune Where Everybody Was An Artist


May 2, 2018

|Ariel Rodriguez

Ernesto Cardenal founded an artistic commune in Solentiname. The poor community, neglected by their government, was transformed into a creative paradise.

The Haunting Beauty Of Being An Outcast, In 20 Paintings By Edward Hopper


May 2, 2018

|María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Edward Hopper is considered one of the most important American artists ever for his realist scenes of the loneliness and alienation of modern life.

José Guadalupe Posada: The Macabre Artist Who Made His Country Fall In Love With Death


May 2, 2018

|María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

José Guadalupe Posada is considered one of the most important Mexican artists in history, not only due to his unique style, but also because he created a cultural icon.

15 Paintings By The Master Of Sex, Death, And Violence


April 25, 2018

|Ariel Rodriguez

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio had a somber and realistic way of seeing life. Although his paintings are famous for religious scenes, he often depicted violent scenes with his chiaroscuro style.

11 Movie Posters You Didn't Know Were Inspired By Famous Paintings


April 24, 2018

|Ariel Rodriguez

There are several movie posters inspired by many famous canvas artworks like "Girl with a Pearl Earring," "American Gothic," and many more.

The 20 Painters Within An Artist With Multiple-Personality Disorder


April 20, 2018

|Ariel Rodriguez

Kim Noble suffers from dissociative identity disorder, a mental illness that split her personalities when she was a child. In painting, she found a way to live with her multiple personalities. Each artist within her has a different style and depicts different messages.

The Forgotten Japanese Artist Who Ruled The Parisian Bohemian Circle Of The 20s


April 20, 2018

|María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Japanese artist Tsuguharu Foujita was one of the famous bohemian artists. But he has been erased from history, why?