Batik artist Cindy Wilson in her studio

Cindy Wilson | Artist Feature

Batik artist Cindy Wilson begins each day by seeking new inspiration in nature. After eating breakfast, she strolls around her property in the idyllic farming community of Elkton, Florida, just…

Writing artist biography

Artist Biography Basics | Creating an Effective Bio

With all of the current shutdowns and economic worries, some artists are putting off plans for shows and approaching galleries. If you’re in that boat, you might be wondering what…

Celebrate The Met on International Museum Day

International Museum Day | A Tribute to Art Museums

Today is International Museum Day. Art museums around the world may be temporarily closed due to COVID-19 restrictions, but thinking back on my past art museum experiences reminds me how…

Textiles feature prominently in the art vs. craft debate.

Art vs. Craft | Exhibition Questions the Nature of Art

What makes a hand-made object a piece of art vs. craft? Recently, I read Art in America’s review of “The Unknown Artist.” Curated by Lucy Cotter, this exhibition at Portland’s…

Romanian reversed glass artist Cornelia Tersanszki

Cornelia Tersanszki | Artist Feature

Cornelia Tersanszki was living in her hometown on the coast of the Black Sea in Constanța, Romania when a televised interview changed her life. The interviewee was renowned Romanian artist…

Dance at Le Moulin de la Galette by Renoir can be viewed in a virtual art tour of the Musée d'Orsay

Studio Break | Take a Virtual Art Tour

You may have already seen the video tour Xanadu Gallery posted in March, but we’re not the only art venue that has found new, interactive ways to go digital. Galleries…

Ringling Museum Installation Mimics Artists’ Synesthesia

Pathless Woods is a lively art installation at The Ringling Museum in Florida that combines color, light, and sound to create a very unique experience. Hyperallergic recently featured an article…

Loving Vincent | A Look at the First Fully Painted Film

Social media has been buzzing recently about Loving Vincent, the world’s first painted full-length film. The film tells the story of Vincent Van Gogh’s life and mysterious death through 65,000…

“Old Mistresses” Receiving More Recognition

Female artists have not been celebrated as much as their male counterparts in art history. However, according to an article by The Art Newspaper, some of these talented women are…

Hidden Gurlitt Collection to be Displayed in Germany and Switzerland

Works from Cornelius Gurlitt’s hidden art collection are finally going to be exhibited starting in November, according to an article by the New York Times. The collection was discovered during…