NASA’s Perseverance rover creates “random zen art” that showcases the desolate charm of Mars

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NASA’s robotic geologist Perseverance, busy unraveling the mysteries of Mars, has shared a bleak but enchanting picture of the red planet. In its latest attempt, the rover sent an image of dusty Martian rocks scattered across the barren land of Earth’s neighbor. “Making a random zen art while I drive. Mars may be bleak, but … Read more

Figuration is the art of our time for one simple reason: because artists paint “what they love”.

Figuration is the art of our time for one simple reason: because artists paint "what they love".

In the history of art, some decades are defined by a single style. In the 1950s it was Abstract Expressionism; the 60s, minimalism; 70s, conceptualism. Now? “If we look back to that period of the 2010s, we will see that this was a moment of figuration,” Ruth Erickson, the curator at the Institute of Contemporary … Read more

A new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art shows how relevant Winslow Homer’s art is today

A new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art shows how relevant Winslow Homer's art is today

American artist Winslow Homer is best known for his dramatic seascape paintings of fishermen and rescuers battling the harsh maritime elements. But a major new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art aims to delve much deeper into the artist’s rich and varied life, as well as the lesser-known themes and themes he has explored. … Read more

International botanical art in full bloom at the Saatchi Gallery

International botanical art in full bloom at the Saatchi Gallery

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), which bills itself as ‘the world’s leading horticultural charity’, has always combined an interest in gardens with a keen eye for botanical art. Dating back to the founding of the RHS in 1804, the organization’s library collections include 30,000 works of art and approximately 250,000 photographs. With works ranging from … Read more

Tiger Woods and the subtle art of not giving up | Golf news and tour information

Tiger Woods and the subtle art of not giving up |  Golf news and tour information

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Is this the first Masters in history where the practice rounds were more electrifying than the tournament rounds? No disrespect to champion Scottie Scheffler, but the unfortunate downside of wire-to-wire victories tends to dampen the excitement, even when it’s world No. 1 battling in the final group on a Sunday against the … Read more

Japan’s former Princess Mako is now working as an UNPAID volunteer at the Met in NYC

Japan's former Princess Mako, pictured above leaving on a trip to South America in July 2019, now works as an unpaid volunteer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City

Japan’s former Princess Mako is now reportedly an unpaid volunteer at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art after giving up her titles – and a $1.3 million payout – to marry her “middle class” college sweetheart. Mako Komuro, 30, works in the legendary museum’s Asian art collection and is helping to put together an exhibition … Read more

Elden Ring Fan Makes Sir Gideon Ofnir Art Amazing

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An Elden Ring fan writes an incredible play dedicated to the stoic and aggressive Sir Gideon Ofnir, who serves as a counselor to lost players. FromSoftware’s titles have long been the inspiration for fan artists to showcase their own interpretations of iconic characters elden ring was quick to show that it could stimulate the imagination … Read more