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Make A Statement With Wall Art

Wall art is often seen as a finishing touch to a room. It’s usually considered a way to balance out the colors or to make an empty wall look less stark after the furniture and the décor have been set up. Thinking of art in this way is a mistake. It can be much more …

It’s Easier to Sell Your Art Than You Think

The woeful, starving artist is a popular stereotype, often conjured up when someone wants to make a point about the impracticality of making money by making art. To be fair, artistic talent – that intangible ability to create captivating images, sculpture, and/or something else entirely – is essential for make a living at it. However, …

Sell More Art Online by Reaching a Global Market

Having trouble getting your paintings, prints, or sculpture sold? Even with the internet, does it seem like it’s difficult to earn money doing what you love? Look, the truth of the matter is that it takes talent for art to sell. What is artistic “talent” exactly, in a world of such varying interpretations of art? …

History as Art

Art for modern interior design isn’t just paintings or abstract sculpture. Increasingly, homeowners are looking to history to anchor a sense of style in room decor. The everyday objects, movables, and even paperwork of centuries past prove to be beautiful pieces of art and culture to adorn living spaces with, as the following examples show: …

The Real Value of Investing in Timeless Artwork for Your home

A work by French artist Paul Gauguin became the most expensive piece of art ever sold when it changed hands for $300 million (£197 million) earlier this year. The piece, entitled Nafea Faa Ipoipo (or When Will You Marry?) was painted in 1892 and was sold by a Swiss collector. It’s one of a series …

Photography: The Democratization of Art?

Art collecting still has an elitist smack to it. Original oeuvres are usually too pricey for the common folks as their production is lengthy and hence cost-intensive. Art photography offers an alternative. The piece is created within a fraction of a second and can be reproduced as often as required at relatively low costs. However, …

Creative Pencil Drawings And Camera Art Works

Art works can be really versatile if we take into consideration the materials and tools used. One such type of art work that we are bringing to you today, is the combination of wonderful pencil drawings and taking photos with camera. They were taken by the famous Belgian painter, Ben Heine. Ben Heine is a creative …

Creative And Funny Street Artworks

Hey there Top Dreamers! Creative street art helps us to cope with boredom easily and makes our lives funnier. The street art is a great way of visual expression that uses public space as a canvas for creating artwork. Street artist all around the world have made some pretty incredible street works, so scroll down and …

17 Mind-Blowing Book Sculptures You Must See

Sculptures can be made out of different things, like sand, snow and guess what….even made out of books. Yes, talented artists show their creativity and give a new life to old books, dictionaries and encyclopedia. And today, we have searched around the web and have come up with a photo collection of 17 Mind-Blowing Book Sculptures that you …

16 Impressive Snow Sculptures

One reason why many people love winter is the snow. This can be so true especially for the kids, who enjoy making a snowman. But as there were certain talented people who could have made different statues and sculptures out of sand, there are also many talented artists who make wonderful sculptures out of snow. …