Bare Tree Branches Captured in Layers of Eerie Morning Fog by...

Berlin-based photographer Michael Schlegel is fascinated by trees and their splaying branches. From his series featuring a Spanish olive grove to another capturing snow-covered trees in Germany, Schlegel consistently documents...

A Quirky Collection of Cat Whiskers Diligently Cataloged in a Handbound...

This recent discovery in the Collingwood Archive of the Cardiff University Special Collections purrfectly catalogs a young girl’s childhood quirks. A handmade book by Janet Gnosspelius contains every...

Best Art Exhibitions

The art world is passionate about composing expensive and impressive retrospectives. Exhibitions in 2020 - the celebration of the 500th anniversary of Raphael's death...

Do you want to live longer? Go to the museum! –...

We should all pay more attention to communication with art, says a medical study published in the British Medical Journal. Visiting only one exhibition...

A New Book Compiles Work from 84 Contemporary Artists Who are...

A new book by Charlotte Vannier considers how embroidery has evolved from a domestic task mostly done by women into an art. Comprised of the work...

Combining Vibrant Shapes and Simple Lines, Illustrator Willian Santiago Evokes Scenes...

With an affinity for bold colors, Willian Santiago documents what he sees around Londrina, the city in southern Brazil where he lives. He utilizes bright blues,...

10 most expensive works sold at auctions in 2019

2019 was not a super successful year for auction houses, especially compared to previous years, when one evening sale could take several lots of...

Sinister Sunrise Captured by Photographer Elias Chasiotis During an Eclipse in...

Athens-based photographer Elias Chasiotis was visiting Qatar in late December 2019 when he captured a photo of an annular eclipse that has since gone viral. Taken...

Miniature Figures Ski and Swim Through Mixed-Media Paintings by Golsa Golchini

Iranian mixed-media artist Golsa Golchini combines impasto and digital painting techniques to create miniature worlds of water and ice. Textured mounds of acrylic paint form three-dimensional...

Tiny Ice Crystals Simulate a Halo Around the Sun in Photograph...

On a November trip to the Arosa mountains in the Swiss Alps, Michael Schneider snapped a photo using his iPhone 11. The Zurich-based photographer and writer says...