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Famous Artists’ Habits That Can Help You Improve Your Creativity

Famous Artists’ Habits That Can Help You Improve Your Creativity
Today creativity is one of the most sought-after skills employers want. It enables you to easily reduce stress & come up with efficient & original, out-of-the-box solutions. It can also increase your productivity & improve your physical & mental well-being. Try out these artists' methods to improve your creativity.

How to Incorporate Old Art Pieces into a New Interior Design Project

How to Incorporate Old Art Pieces into a New Interior Design Project
Old Art Pieces in a new Design Project. Every property owner has certain items he or she feels particularly attached to. When the time for a makeover comes, interior designers are confronted with the challenge of integrating these pieces into their new project. How to incorporate old art pieces into your new design without disrupting the visual balance of the place.

How Art Collectors can Increase the Value of their Collection

How Art Collectors can Increase the Value of their Collection
The price of art depends on many factors, some of which can be manipulated by collectors to grow the value of their pieces. Let’s take a look at how collectors can influence these factors to increase the value of their collection.

How to Decorate Small Spaces with Art?

How to Decorate Small Spaces with Art?
With a trend towards urbanization, the apartments we live in are getting tinier. It can be difficult to decorate small spaces with art, as they do not offer the possibilities or the functionality of larger places. But with the right strategy, you can design a home that’s both functional and stylish.

Art Therapy: How Art Can Heal?

Art Therapy: How Art Can Heal?
Art therapy is used to heal numerous conditions in both young people and adults. It can help with learning disabilities, severe stress, domestic abuse trauma, depression, anxiety and other psychological issues.

7 Fun Ways to Discover Local Art You'll Love

7 Fun Ways to Discover Local Art You'll Love
Every major city, has at least a few promising local artists, waiting to be spotted by the global art market. Exploring local art can be difficult if you are in a completely unfamiliar place. That's why we've encompassed 7 easy ways to find local art no matter where you are.

Art Owned by Businesses: The Changing Role of Corporate Art Collections

Art Owned by Businesses: The Changing Role of Corporate Art Collections
Corporate art collections have been around since the 1950s, when David Rockefeller decided that Chase Manhattan Bank should begin to acquire art. Other banks followed his lead and create collections of their own. Even today, the largest corporate art collection in the world belongs to a bank - Deutsche Bank.

How to Make a Distinction between Decor Art and Fine Art?

How to Make a Distinction between Decor Art and Fine Art?
The line between fine artworks and decorative pieces is thin. But these two art types are different in its nature. Telling a difference between a fine art piece and a mere design objects can be difficult, but if you pay attention to the elements below, pretty soon you'll be able to tell the difference.

New Trends in Office Space Design: How to Pick the Right Artwork for Your Workplace

New Trends in Office Space Design: How to Pick the Right Artwork for Your Workplace
In an attempt to attract the new generations of millennials, companies are redesigning their office spaces to boost productivity and unlock creativity while keeping the employees in high spirit. And what better way to turn your office space into a trendy haven for your employees, than with a splash of art?

Art Forgery: Why Do We Care So Much for Originals?

Art Forgery: Why Do We Care So Much for Originals?
An art lover can admire an art forgery for decades, but as soon as the truth about its origin is discovered, the artwork that was considered a masterpiece seconds ago, all of the sudden becomes worthless and despised. Undoubtedly, in the art world, originals hold a special significance. But why is that so?

Visual Language: How to Understand and Appreciate Photography

Visual Language: How to Understand and Appreciate Photography
Photography is a very democratic medium. But unlike point-and-shoot photography, fine art photographs are not there just to show us glimpses of reality, but also to provide insights and stories, construct a narrative or convey feelings and atmosphere. So let's learn how to appreciate photography.

The Evolution of Art: Will Pixels Replace Paint?

The Evolution of Art: Will Pixels Replace Paint?
Technology is advancing at an unfathomable rate, and as we enter 2018, those industries which fail to recognize the digital age are losing their share of the commercial pie. Digitalization has touched all industries and art is not an exception. Will new technologies change how we look at art in the XXI century?