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Drawings by WanJin Gim Capture the Nuanced Energy of Seemingly Simple Gestures
24 Jun, 2019

Drawings by WanJin Gim Capture the Nuanced Energy of Seemingly Simple Gestures

[ad_1] WanJin Gim continues to amaze with his detailed drawings that show the nuanced colors

Ethereal Portraits Created Using a Desktop Scanner by Maitha Demithan
24 Jun, 2019

Ethereal Portraits Created Using a Desktop Scanner by Maitha Demithan

[ad_1] Artist Maitha Demithan has worked in a variety of media over her career, and in 2009

Apples and Oranges Come Together Photographs of Spliced Fruits by Yuni Yoshida
23 Jun, 2019

Apples and Oranges Come Together Photographs of Spliced Fruits by Yuni Yoshida

[ad_1] The saying goes that you can’t compare apples and oranges, but Japanese art director Yuni

Immersive Installations by Anila Quayyum Agha Are Brought to Life with a Squarespace Portfolio Site
23 Jun, 2019

Immersive Installations by Anila Quayyum Agha Are Brought to Life with a Squarespace Portfolio Site

[ad_1] The professor and practicing artist, who is now based in Indianapolis, Indiana, works with

Vintage Clothing and Found Objects Compose Decorative Masks Designed by Magnhild Kennedy
22 Jun, 2019

Vintage Clothing and Found Objects Compose Decorative Masks Designed by Magnhild Kennedy

[ad_1] Magnhild Kennedy, who makes work under the name Damselfrau, creates intricate headpieces and masks that

Macro Views of British Beaches Become Abstract Textural Embroideries by Emily Botelho
22 Jun, 2019

Macro Views of British Beaches Become Abstract Textural Embroideries by Emily Botelho

[ad_1] Although she doesn’t live right by the ocean, artist Emily Botelho channels her passion for marine

New Kinetic Floral Sculptures by Casey Curran Blossom Through a Series of Wires and Cranks
22 Jun, 2019

New Kinetic Floral Sculptures by Casey Curran Blossom Through a Series of Wires and Cranks

[ad_1] Seattle-based artist Casey Curran builds sculpture environments from wire, laser cut acrylic, aluminum, sculpted brass. His

140,000 Visuals of Outer Space are Free to the Public in NASA’s Image Library
13 Jun, 2019

140,000 Visuals of Outer Space are Free to the Public in NASA’s Image Library

[ad_1] The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has created a library of 140,000 high definition files

Interesting Art Articles For Better Understanding Of The World

Today, we live in a highly complex environment with a variety of ethnic groups, languages, stories and histories. There is no one face of the human race but only a mixture of incredibly diverse groups of individuals with own beliefs and self-expression techniques. One of the oldest and among the most effective techniques is still art which nowadays also takes up a role of performance. Therefore, to understand our times, we should understand our artists.

Understanding art is nothing but a whole separate process of thinking, reflecting and often learning more about its creators. Therefore, reading of special art news coverages and visual art articles are generally the main tools we may actually get to the core of what is meant by modern pieces of this craftsmanship. Globally, there is again no single understanding of modern times, therefore an additional reflection on cultural differences through art world news is also required.

Learning About Our Times Through Modern Art

Visualization has always been one of the strongest tools of conveying one’s opinion or telling a story. Thus, first men would crave their hunting stories on the walls of caves to make sure that their descendants acquire the knowledge so necessary for survival in those times. Today, people are also transferring their knowledge, feelings and opinions on the canvases in a more modern and abstract way. It may seem weird and aesthetically, but it does make a certain sense.

Many may say that things covered in visual art news are of no value to a regular reader who came there for politics and economics in the first place. Well, there is only one counter argument for this: reading art news UK is like reading what is on the minds of people who surround you in your own country, it is like trying to understand what hurts them and what makes them feel good.

Therefore, art in modern times acquires even more functions and they include:

  • telling real stories;
  • reflecting on modern problems;
  • sharing pains and pleasures with like-minded people;
  • transforming the world’s perception in the eyes of viewers.

All in all, whether you are an independent artist or a person with great passion for thought-provoking and beautiful art, reading about its recent developments and achievements is definitely for you. For all those not particularly interested in certain pieces, this reading will equip with a more general understanding of present times and the world’s advancements.