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Young Artists

Discovering the Shanghai Art Market

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 06.20.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Looking back twenty years ago, Shanghai, China was a near art desert. Today, a sudden eruption in the art market has led Shanghai to become a multi-fa...

9 Excuses Artists Need to Stop Making in 2016

Bhavani Esapathi | Posted 01.20.2017 | Arts
Bhavani Esapathi

My half arsed execution is always going to be better than that brilliant idea living in your brain and that's just the truth.

10 Exceptional Millennial Artists to Watch

artnet | artnet News | Posted 05.21.2015 | Arts

This post originally appeared on artnet News by Christie Chu Max Brand, Untitled (2013). Photo: courtesy of Jacky Strenz. It's no secret art de...

To the Dance Mom Who Is Embarrassed by her Daughter

Amanda Trusty | Posted 06.14.2015 | Arts
Amanda Trusty

Never, in all my years, and by that I mean the past decade of teaching, choreographing, and performing with children, have I ever judged YOU by your child's abilities.

An Open Letter to Young Artists: or 'Note to Self'

Peter Molesworth | Posted 06.12.2015 | Arts
Peter Molesworth

The greatest lesson I learned at NYU was that I must relinquish my desire to persecute myself and others for being right or wrong in making art. No, that doesn't mean: "lack a discerning eye," but it does mean pick your battles wisely.

31 Photographs That Will Show You The Future of Photography

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 01.01.2015 | Arts

How does a photographer get ahead in a world of images? More specifically, how do young photographers “make it” amid all the chaos? One way is thr...

An Eggplant With A Yolk? These Fruits And Veggies Are Not What They Seem!

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 08.06.2014 | Arts

What you see is definitely not an orange.

10 Things About Having an Opera Career That You Don't Learn in School

Jennifer Rivera | Posted 09.15.2014 | Arts
Jennifer Rivera

As someone who has been working in this industry for the past 15 years, I wanted to share with all of you some of the tidbits I wished someone had told me when I was starting out. Brace yourselves - it's not all pretty.

The Land Art Road Trip

Alexander Gerson and Matteo Zevi | Posted 06.21.2014 | Arts
Alexander Gerson and Matteo Zevi

The art world is headed in the wrong direction; we want to fix that. Last fall, our art gallery took thirty artists on a month-long traveling artists'...

Morgan Frazier Shares a Secret

Johnny Nevin | Posted 02.13.2014 | Entertainment
Johnny Nevin

That's the secret that Morgan Frazier shares, in all of her music and in all of the time she spends with all of those young people; showing the bullies as much as the bullied that hurting people has absolutely nothing to do with being strong.

These Demented Drawings Will Make You Laugh

Posted 07.03.2013 | Arts

Lyvia Aylward-Davies is a 22-year-old model and Dr. Who fan living in London. She's also a charming illustrator whose drawings combine brutal honesty ...

Photo Challenge: Young Artists

Brittany Binowski | Posted 03.22.2013 | Arts

This week's featured image in our photo challenge comes from photographer Kendall Bouchlas, an 18-year-old high school senior who plans to major in ph...

The Flobots: Reviving the Poetry of Politics

Brendan Smith | Posted 03.26.2013 | Entertainment
Brendan Smith

Our generation's fight to build a sustainable future will be long and hard. To prevail we will need a battalion of Flobots to inspire and fortify our wills -- and together we will make the world better and more beautiful place.

Teen Art Gallery Provides an Audience For The Artist

Charlotte Bravin Lee | Posted 01.02.2013 | Teen
Charlotte Bravin Lee

Teen Art Gallery seeks to provide talented teenagers with the audience they deserve by curating shows in New York City galleries and providing a platform for their work to be admired, discussed and applauded.

Is This Seven-Year-Old The Next Mozart?

Posted 10.16.2012 | Arts

Seven-year-old Alma Deutscher may not be able to reach the pedals of her piano without a little help from a stack of books, but that does not stop peo...

Generation Next: Meet Brazil's Rising Young Art Stars

ARTINFO | Posted 11.25.2012 | Arts

Last week in Brazil, the São Paulo Biennial hummed through its 30th edition while sales at this year's ArtRio were so far beyond expectation that gal...

LOOK: 19-Year-Old's Dream-Like Portraits

Posted 09.12.2012 | Teen

Looking at Brian Oldham's photographs is like entering the landscape of a dream. The 19-year-old photographer has created his signature otherworldly, ...

Young Artist's Stunning Images Of 'Self-Discovery' (PHOTOS)

Posted 08.16.2012 | Teen

Generation Y has been labeled "The Lost Generation," a description that finds artistic expression in the work of 18-year-old Yale art student Susannah...

My Journey To Make Art

Laura Fisher | Posted 10.02.2012 | Impact
Laura Fisher

It's funny -- post-college life thus far has been a chorus of people mostly telling me to find a steady job with a dependable company and a 401(k). And all it's really taken is one or two voices to drown out that chorus. I just hadn't heard those voices until now.

Amazing Etch-A-Sketch Art! (LOOK)

Posted 07.31.2012 | Teen

Jane Labowitch, a 20-year-old art student and aspiring illustrator, has a unique artistic talent. Known as Pikajane on deviantART, she creates beautif...

40 Under 40: The Future of Craft Debuts

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.20.2012 | Arts

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is celebrating 40 years of exhibitions at the institute's Renwick Gallery, a branch of the museum dedicated to cra...

Nine-Year-Old Artist Sells Out Artwork In Minutes

Posted 07.13.2012 | Arts

Kieron Williamson sold 24 paintings in about 15 minutes for the cool sum of £250,000 ($386,000), the Daily Mail reports. This by itself wouldn't be i...

Unbelievable Time-Lapse Video From Teen Muralist (WATCH)

Posted 07.03.2012 | Teen

Since she was in the eighth grade, 15-year-old Sadie Rapp from North Carolina has been looking for a way to use what she loves most -- art -- to give ...

18-Year-Old Artist's Stunning Self-Portraits

Posted 06.18.2012 | Teen

For one year, 18-year-old photographer Brendon Burton from Myrtle Creek, Oregon is challenging himself to create one self-portrait every day as part o...

Portraits of Young Women

Danielle Lauder | Posted 06.23.2012 | Teen
Danielle Lauder

I find portraits so intriguing because you can choose to capture someone in any manner. A painting can express so much more about the subject than a photo, as it is up to the artist's creativity.