artists

6 Ways Being an Artist Prepared Me for the Startup World

6 Ways Being an Artist Prepared Me for the Startup World

From the outside, these two worlds look completely different but they are really rather similar.
The 3 Rules Disruptive Artists Follow

The 3 Rules Disruptive Artists Follow

Tips for creatives to bend the rules and make money doing what they love.

Artist Spotlight: STEN LEX

Murals by Italian artist duo Sten and Lex. Click here for previous post. More images below.

The Glam Politics of a Chicano Collective from East L.A.

Andrea K. Scott writes about the collective Asco and its former member Harry Gamboa, Jr., whose photographs are now on display at the Marlborough Gallery in New York.
Med Students Are Studying Art. Here's Why You Should, Too.

Med Students Are Studying Art. Here's Why You Should, Too.

A recent study found that observing and discussing works of art can help people develop skills in other fields.

Kara Walker’s Ghosts of Future Evil

Andrea K. Scott writes about the artist Kara Walker’s new show, at the Sikkema Jenkins & Co. gallery in New York.
7 Truisms Creatives Will Appreciate

7 Truisms Creatives Will Appreciate

Are you a creative? Do you create shit for a living? If you answered “yes” to either of those questions, you are a creative. If you are a creative (you answered “yes” to either of the two
This Mysterious Entrepreneur Uses Instagram to Show Off Art and Her Travels and Now Has Half a Million Followers

This Mysterious Entrepreneur Uses Instagram to Show Off Art and Her Travels and Now Has Half a Million Followers

With a successful career in business, 'Aureta' never intended to create an Instagram account that she would eventually monetize.
Don't Believe Anyone Who Says You Have to Be a Starving Artist

Don't Believe Anyone Who Says You Have to Be a Starving Artist

Timmy Sneaks proves you can make great art and make great money at the same time.

The Creative

Liana Finck’s cartoon about the creative process of a very emotional artist.
WOW x WOW’s “Room of a Thousand Doors”

WOW x WOW’s “Room of a Thousand Doors”

Roman Klonek A selection of work from WOW x WOW’s upcoming online exhibition. “Room of a Thousand Doors” will feature over 70 works by 60 contemporary artists. See more images from some of the
The Secrets to Reaching Your Goals Are Persistence, Confidence and a Belief in Yourself

The Secrets to Reaching Your Goals Are Persistence, Confidence and a Belief in Yourself

Israeli artist Sivan Sternbach shares her story of persistence, rejection and an unshakeable belief in herself.
This Former Marketing Director Quit Her Job After 7 Weeks of Posting Amazing Animations on Instagram

This Former Marketing Director Quit Her Job After 7 Weeks of Posting Amazing Animations on Instagram

Rachel Ryle's optimistic attitude comes through in her videos, which often revolve around themes of thankfulness, love, celebration and exploration.
The Booooooom Creative Job Board

The Booooooom Creative Job Board

If you’re a creative looking for work, or a company looking to hire, check out our new creative job board: Booooooom Jobs. Graphic design jobs, art gallery positions, all kinds of creative work!
Dell’s 27-inch Canvas Display Undercuts Surface Studio, Wacom Cintiq

Dell’s 27-inch Canvas Display Undercuts Surface Studio, Wacom Cintiq

The Dell Canvas is a 27-inch panel with 20 points of touch and its own pen and Surface Studio-inspired tools to make content creation easier and less expensive than what you might find elsewhere. The

Discovering the Brilliance of Hélio Oiticica

The Brazilian artist was sorely under-known in the U.S. while he was alive. A posthumous retrospective reveals the immersive pleasures of his work.

Anselm Kiefer’s Beautiful Ruins

The day before his new show opened, the painter and sculptor walked to his gallery in Chelsea and recalled the area as he first knew it.
This Artist Used Tech to Control Sperm With Her Mind

This Artist Used Tech to Control Sperm With Her Mind

Transdisciplinary artist Ani Liu uses cutting-edge technologies to create new, weird, fascinating art.