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Finding Mindfulness Through The Art Of Drawing

Mindful | Nico Pitney | Posted 11.20.2015 | Arts

Like many artists before her, Wendy Ann Greenhalgh finds the process of producing creative work to be a deeply mindful process. Health and well-...

The Artist Behind 'Celebs On Sandwiches' Is An American Hero

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.18.2015 | Arts

@amyschumer on a turkey and avocado A photo posted by @celebsonsandwiches on Aug 14, 2015 at 7:28pm PDT The artist behind the work of art ...

A Texas Startup Is Bringing Kids' Drawings Of Monsters To Life

The Huffington Post | Riley Arthur | Posted 11.11.2015 | Arts

Combating the decline of arts in schools, a Texas-based start-up has set out to destroy this monstrous trend, by challenging school child...

The Independent Dream: Andrew Sendor at the Broad Art Museum MSU

Daniel Maidman | Posted 11.10.2015 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

Uncanny thoughts seem to tread their own geography, so that you cross paths with them again and again over time. Here's one uncanny thought I have encountered repeatedly in my life.

Inktober Is Ending, But These Awesome Drawings Will Live On Forever

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.02.2015 | Arts

The writing world has NaNoWriMo. The facial hair enthusiasts have Movember. And for the artsy crowd, there's Inktober.  For the uninitiated...

Why I Hid a White Silk Dress in Shame: A True Story About Transforming Creative Fears Into Magic

Esther de Charon de Saint Germain | Posted 10.28.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Esther de Charon de Saint Germain

What I'm about to tell you is not a pretty story. To be honest, I've never told this to anyone. But I think it's time to share it. Because you might...

Hundreds Of Mysterious X-Rated Drawings Found In An Abandoned House

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.26.2015 | Arts

Warning: This post contains graphic nudity and may not be suitable for work environments. ImageContent(56293b62e4b0443bb5633f0c,56290b3f1200005b017e5b...

12 Reasons Pandas Give Not To Have Sex

Landysh | Posted 10.13.2015 | Comedy

Pandas don't have enough sex! And it is a big problem. Panda keepers, zoologists and scientists ask them very nicely, but pandas can't even be bothered!

Urban Geometries

Patrick Myles | Posted 10.13.2015 | Arts
Patrick Myles

Alex Evans' intricate work explores both mathematical and biological forms through architectural inspired drawing.

Artist Brings His Idols To Life In Wildly Detailed Drawings

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.08.2015 | Arts

How do you honor your idols? Do you hang up their posters, drown your ears in their music, spend your every free moment telling friends and stra...

Conversation With Court Sketch Artist Janet Hamlin

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 10.01.2015 | Arts
Michael Nirenberg

I met Janet Hamlin while freelancing on a TV show earlier this year. We both work as scenic artists and when I learned she is also a court sketch arti...

Join the Dance with William Kentridge at the Marian Goodman Gallery | Posted 10.01.2015 | Arts

The prolific South African artist, William Kentridge, presents an array of new works at the Marian Goodman Gallery.

How Handwriting Sharpens Your Mind

Dr. Claudia Aguirre | Posted 09.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Claudia Aguirre

These diversions are relatively simple to implement in everyday life; allowing the mind to wander a bit, or rest on a repetitive task-at-hand, only require minutes of our day. Perhaps the greatest thing about handwriting is that the very act of doing it forces you to focus on what's important. It is, in essence, a moment of mindfulness.

Columbia University: Wolf-Eagle Drawings

Alison Winfield Burns | Posted 09.24.2015 | Arts
Alison Winfield Burns

Opening night, full of students, faculty and friends. Drawings by Inupiat tribesmen, not seen in public since the 1930's. Exhibited artwork collected by Philosophy Professor Wendell Ter Bush and donated to the University in 1935.

M.C. Escher's Family Discovered A 'New' Sketch By The Beloved Artist

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.23.2015 | Arts

It's probably fitting that, 43 years after the death of M.C. Escher, the beloved Dutch artist is still surprising experts with his infinite patterns ...

Ashley Oubre's Hyperreal Drawings Embody The Unpleasant Moments We All Experience

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.03.2015 | Arts

When artist Ashley Oubre first began drawing, her subjects were often based on random photos she'd found online. In her own words, she was obses...

What I Learned From Drawing My Face Over And Over

By Mina Liu | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.20.2015 | Arts

Growing up, I wanted to conquer a plethora of occupations. There was that time I wanted to be a fashion designer but gave up halfway through sewing m...

Meet The World's Youngest Living Master Penman

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.11.2015 | Arts

Back in the Civil War era, known to some as the "golden age of penmanship," good handwriting was your ticket to success. Nowadays, most of us have tra...

"All Flesh Is Grass" - The Memory of Richard Long

F. Scott Hess | Posted 07.08.2015 | Arts
F. Scott Hess

There are in the lives of artists seminal figures that inspire you to be more than you were before you met them. For me that person was Richard Long, an artist and very unique professor.

The 5 Major Benefits Of Doodling

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.17.2015 | Healthy Living

While coloring books for adults are something of a trend, there's another artistic outlet that requires even less effort than colored pencils and mark...

Dispatch From the Figurative Arts

Daniel Maidman | Posted 06.11.2015 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

He who would represent the human form with fidelity to nature -- with a dexterity striving to match that of the world itself -- must rehearse the depiction of the body endlessly, learning it as one learns an alphabet teeming with letters.

11 Illustrations That Remind Us Just How Adorable the Circle of Life Can Be

Alex Solis | Posted 06.04.2015 | Arts
Alex Solis

Savage. Menacing. Ruthless. Predators get a pretty bad rap. But behind those jagged teeth, powerful jaws and razor-sharp claws, every predator has a softer side. Maybe even an adorable one.

Lights Go On: Part XXXXII -- The Power of Her Name

Thomas Bähler | Posted 05.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Thomas Bähler

Once again I am creating by the sea. I believe that most of you are aware of the gravity of Greece upon my life. It's beginning is beyond comprehens...

Conversation with Artist Micki Pellerano

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 05.27.2015 | Arts
Michael Nirenberg

On the occasion of my friend Micki Pellerano's solo show at American Medium in Brooklyn, I spoke to him about the things that matter to him: drawing, growing down, experiencing pain, pop music and of course love.

Sara Boboltz

A Brief Yet Complex Color History Of Crayola Crayons | Sara Boboltz | Posted 05.26.2015 | Arts

Few things stir up childhood nostalgia as quickly as a fresh box of crayons. It's easy to see what makes them an appealing collectors' i...