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Young Artists

Girl With Autism Finds Refuge In Art

Posted 03.15.2012 | Arts

Amanda LaMunyon, a talented 16-year-old artist, has Asperger's Syndrome. Instead of being a setback, however, this allows her to concentrate on her pa...

YoungArts Week and Young Artists in America

Michael Kaiser | Posted 04.14.2012 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

While not every child today has the opportunity to dance, act, sing or play an instrument, there will always be a group of extraordinary people who have a need to express themselves and the have ability to do so. We need to continue to provide vehicles for these young artists.

Look Familiar? Artist Draws Everyday Items

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.24.2012 | Arts

Artist Janice Wu says that she believes inanimate objects "can become playful and even precious" with a little simple re-imagining. Her intricate ...

Art and Life in All Its Glory

Rachel Schwartzmann | Posted 03.11.2012 | Home
Rachel Schwartzmann

Art, unlike us as humans, is immortal. No matter how much others try to censor it, question it, criticize it or destroy it, art is a central part of this world -- and it should be.

Twelve Art World Habits to Ditch in 2012

Mat Gleason | Posted 03.06.2012 | Arts
Mat Gleason

It is 2012, but in the art world it is often still 1966. Some of the "traditions" underlying the business side of the gallery and museum world date back decades. Don't let 'em fool you that they are hip.

Lucas Kavner

One Man Tries To Revive Detroit Real Estate, Make Cool Stuff | Lucas Kavner | Posted 12.01.2011 | Home

This is the fourth in an occasional series examining the recession's impact on culture, The Recessionary Arts. Find out more about the series here. ...

Beautiful/Decay's Latest Grant Recipient

Posted 11.20.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Micah Ganske’s paintings will give you a headache….in a good way. The unbelievable amount of detail that goes into his of...

WATCH: Artist Paints Using Only Her Lips

Posted 09.09.2011 | Arts

Houston artist Natalie Irish paints, or rather kisses, portraits of cultural figures using only her lipsticked lips. According to Irish's website, she...

WATCH: Amazing Young Chinese Girl Plays Piano With No Fingers On One Hand

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

To play the piano well is a challenge in and of itself. Pianists study diligently for years and consider themselves students even well into illustrio...

Deitch Projects Showcases Emerging Artists in Long Island City

Andrew Gorin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Andrew Gorin

Review of The Open: an exhibition of thirty works by thirty-one emerging artists at Jeffrey Deitch's satellite location in Long Island City