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LA’s First Spring/Break Art Show Had Plenty of Creative Spirit

Patrons walk in and out the Spring/Break Art Show’s stalls as night falls. (all photos by the author for Hyperallergic)LOS ANGELES — Braving...

Sad street art – The Artsology Blog

As I was walking down 7th Avenue near 21st Street in Manhattan recently, I noticed this orange wooden pylon with a sad-looking blue...

A Visit to Belgium’s Wondrous Art Nouveau Museum

Horta Museum exterior (all photos by Paul Louis)BRUSSELS — This year marks the 50th anniversary of the inauguration of the fantastic Horta Museum...

Happening upon a Toynbee Tile in Manhattan – The Artsology Blog

I was walking down Sixth Avenue (Avenue of the Americas) in Manhattan the other day, when I noticed this in the street, somewhere...

Art garbage cans vs. Smart garbage cans – The Artsology Blog

This is a two-part blog post: a little something about artistic garbage cans, vs. smart garbage cans … wouldn’t it be nice if...

Weaving a New Future for a Traditional Turkish Craft

Suhandan Özay Demirkan, “Triptikon – Tripticon” (2011) and “Füzyon – Fusion” (2018) (all photos by Kayhan Kaygusuz for Anna Laudel)ISTANBUL — Weaving was...

Seeing how lighting a sculpture can affect its appearance – The Artsology Blog

On a recent visit to the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, it struck me how much the lighting on certain sculptures would...

Disneyland and Walt Disney World Treasures Go to Auction

The original prospectus and hand-colored proposed map for Disneyland, part of a massive auction of Disneyland and Walt Disney World memorabilia (all images...

The Family Keepsakes Saved From Genocide

Judy Ohannesian holds one of the scissors his maternal grandfather, Parnak Paulian, made as part of his business in the village of Efkere,...

Badger Exhibition 2019 – Nick Mackman Animal Sculpture

The Meles Meles Badger Exhibition 2019 opens at A2 Gallery in Wells, Somerset on 8 July 2019 and runs until 27 July 2019. The...

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