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Creative Barriers Become an Artist's Greatest Breakthroughs

Adam James Butcher | Posted 02.15.2017 | Arts
Adam James Butcher

'Looking Inside Yourself 2' iPad drawing by Adam James Butcher The Creative message If you're one of many artists who don't think you have a pow...

A Memorable Book About Forgetting

Melody Moezzi | Posted 02.14.2017 | Books
Melody Moezzi

Seasoned science writer and Scientific American opinion editor, Michael Lemonick, takes on the mysteries and miracles of human memory in his latest bo...

In New Exhibition Nearly 50 Arab Women Artists Forget Trump's Travel Ban And Revel In Female Lust

Samina Ali | Posted 02.10.2017 | Arts
Samina Ali

Called "Radical Love: Female Lust," the show features 48 female artists, half of Arab and Muslim heritage, responding to the Arabic poetry written by women over a thousand years ago.

The 5 Rules You Need to Know Before Urbexing

College Tourist | Posted 02.09.2017 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist - Author Veronica White of University of East Anglia. Some people call it Urban Exploration, we call it Urbex. The police may sa...

Who Was Rumi and Why Was He Notable?

Quora | Posted 01.24.2017 | Arts
Quora

Who was Rumi and why was he notable? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people wi...

I Asked Artists About Empathy: Here Is What They Said...

John Seed | Posted 01.16.2017 | Arts
John Seed

“It is my duty to voice the sufferings of people, the sufferings that never end and are as big as mountains.” ― Käthe Kollwitz The great Germa...

Meet 217 #Muslims2Follow in 2017

Melody Moezzi | Posted 01.09.2017 | Religion
Melody Moezzi

Some authors write for posterity. I write for obsolescence. As an activist, my aim is to make my work irrelevant as soon as possible by helping end th...

An Invitation to Dream More

Kay Tacke Morse | Posted 01.08.2017 | Technology
Kay Tacke Morse

The red paint is a bit stripped, yet, the message, is clear, Dream More. This unexpected charmed sign, an oversized sunflower, plucked, juxtaposed ou...

Why Does The World Need Artists?

Bernard Hiller | Posted 12.30.2016 | Entertainment
Bernard Hiller

Art exists as way to know ourselves. Sometimes we feel alone, trapped in our own minds. There is a need in all human beings to ease this loneliness b...

An Alert, Well-Hydrated Artist in No Acute Distress--Episode Thirty-Four: Finished!

Catherine Armsden | Posted 12.16.2016 | Arts
Catherine Armsden

A serial about two artists with incurable neurological disease sharing fear, frustration and friendship as they push to complete the most rewarding cr...

Patti Smith Made Us Cry. But Why?

Carol Becker | Posted 12.13.2016 | Arts
Carol Becker

Patti Smith Made Us Cry. But Why? In our superfast turnaround-information world, much has already been written about Patti Smith's stunning rendition...

Oculus Touch Just Launched. Here Are The Standout Titles.

Jesse Damiani | Posted 12.07.2016 | Technology
Jesse Damiani

The long-awaited Oculus Touch system has officially launched, with 53 titles now available. At Oculus Connect 3 in October, I had a chance to try out ...

An Alert, Well-Hydrated Artist in No Acute Distress--Episode Thirty-Three: In the Clench of Critics

Catherine Armsden | Posted 12.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Catherine Armsden

A serial about two artists with incurable neurological disease sharing fear, frustration and friendship as they push to complete the most rewarding cr...

5 Women Changing the Virtual Reality Scene

Craig Newmark | Posted 12.05.2016 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Folks, you know I'm a big supporter of women in tech and great nonprofit initiatives like the Women Startup Challenge. This is important stuff because...

Winner Of Van Gogh Look-Alike Contest Looks A Helluva Lot Like Van Gogh

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.30.2016 | Arts

Artist and writer Douglas Coupland set out to find the single man who most resembles beloved painter Vincent van Gogh. And boy, did he find him in pen...

Artwork Gets Thrown into the Mix When Artists Divorce

Daniel Grant | Posted 10.24.2016 | Arts
Daniel Grant

How much more enjoyable it is to speak of love and marriage than of splitting up, but divorce happens, and it happens to artists at probably the same ...

Sting Talks 57th & 9th at AOL's BUILDseriesNYC

Philip Louie | Posted 10.23.2016 | Entertainment
Philip Louie

Grammy-award winning artist Sting stopped by AOL's Build Series on 10/21/16 to discuss and promote his upcoming 12th studio album titled 57th & 9th. ...

Miami Artist: Courtney Einhorn

Ayana Malaika Crichlow | Posted 10.23.2016 | Arts
Ayana Malaika Crichlow

An interview with the colorful and vibrant artist Courtney Eihnorn. Be sure to check her out at Miami Art Basel Novermber 28th - December 4th 2016. M...

Just Create.

Brianna Smalley | Posted 10.21.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Brianna Smalley

When is the last time you felt everything on your list was checked off, all of your relationships were thriving and financial stress was nonexistent?

New Voices in Vietnamese American Literature: A Conversation with Viet Thanh Nguyen, Andrew Lam, and Aimee Phan

Andrew Lam | Posted 10.05.2016 | Books
Andrew Lam

Viet Thanh Nguyen became the first Vietnamese American writer to win the Pulitzer Prize for his debut novel, The Sympathizer, this year. His achieveme...

When You Take A Leap Of Faith - You Can Accomplish Anything

Bernard Hiller | Posted 10.04.2016 | Religion
Bernard Hiller

(This was read at The Temple for the Arts in Beverly Hills, California) Many people believe that their goals or dreams are unrealistic or unattainabl...

Latinx Artists Are Using This Hashtag To Showcase Their Incredible Talent

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 09.22.2016 | Latino Voices

Latinx artists and writers from across the globe are showcasing their talents on Twitter by using the hashtag #LatinxsCreate. Author Tristan J. Tarwa...

Guitarist Born Without Arms Strums Sweet Melodies

The Huffington Post | Paul Josephson | Posted 09.22.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

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This Company Sells Artwork Created By People Facing Homelessness And Disability

The Huffington Post | Anne Thomas | Posted 09.20.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

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Surface & Depth...
An Interview With Miya Ando - Artist

Carroll F. Gray | Posted 09.09.2016 | Arts
Carroll F. Gray

Miya Ando is an internationally respected and honored artist who works primarily with light and metal surfaces, notably aluminum, on which she applies...