ART CRIME: Picasso Seized in Iraq Appears to Be Fake: “Authorities in the art world cast doubt Thursday on the authenticity of an alleged Picasso painting that was seized by Iraqi police south of Baghdad. A painting called “The Naked Woman” that police claimed was painted by Picasso was seized near the southern city of […]
“Scott Stulberg is a travel and stock photographer who journeys often to distant lands looking for unique stock opportunities. He is represented by many stock agencies including Corbis and Getty Images. He is a contributing writer for Shutterbug magazine and is also co-author of The Digital Photographers New Guide To Photoshop Plug-ins. Scott teaches digital […]
Antoni Plàcid Guillem Gaudí i Cornet was born on June 25, 1852, in Reus, Spain to coppersmith parents. He studied at the Escola Superior d’Arquitectura in Barcelona and designed his first major commission for the Gothic-styled Casa Vincens in Barcelona. Most of Gaudi’s work was in architecture though he also designed furniture and objects, and […]
It’s hard to believe that it’s been one year since Daily Art Fixx began. What started out as a personal project for my own education and inspiration, has grown in many directions and far beyond my expectations. Over the next few months, you may notice a few changes to the site including a new monthly […]
Chris Langstroth has been a full-time artist for 20 years after graduating from the Ontario College of Art, and later Ryerson University in Toronto, specializing in film and photography. He has participated in numerous solo, group and juried exhibitions, and has his works in many corporate and private collections. Searching for the most compelling combination […]
Your first Monday Mixx of 2011 – Enjoy!
Art is not made for anybody and is, at the same time, for everybody.
Born in Gary, Indiana in 1966, Charles Grogg is an American contemporary artist and photographer. He currently resides in southern California where he produces fractured photographic images printed in silver and sewn through or in platinum and palladium on handmade Japanese washi which are restitched into whole images and frequently feature tethers, sutures or other […]
“On the first day of June, 1976, Jesse Hotchkiss was brought into this world inside a dance studio to bohemian parents in San Francisco’s SOMA district. Though strongly influenced by his parents love for theatre and dance, Jesse’s more introverted nature led him on a path to visual arts. In addition to art, skateboarding was […]
“Born in 1976, Sitaki (aka SIT) has been part of the Amsterdam creative scene for many years. SIT was involved in action painting, graphic design, advertising and more – until he went back to square one to find his true essence – back to head and handcraft. Themes in SIT’s work include his struggle to […]
Maurice Bernard Sendak was born on June 10, 1928 in Brooklyn, New York, to Polish-Jewish immigrant parents. He was often sick as a child and spent much of his time indoors where reading was a major pastime. It was during this time that he began drawing, a passion that continued throughout high school. Shortly after […]
The generous folks at Large Format Posters.com are sponsoring this month’s giveaway with a 16 x 20 photo canvas print! Photo canvas printing has been gaining in popularity over the last few years and you really get an artistic feel from this format. It’s also great for printing your own original artwork. I particularly like […]
Your Weekly Mixx – Enjoy! DAF’s Weekly Mixx is a selection of nine contemporary artworks chosen from artist and gallery submissions and from our own search for new and interesting works. Visit the Submissions page for information on how to have your art featured in the Weekly Mixx. Join the Daily Art Fixx email list for monthly updates – for […]