18 Helpful Fine Motor Ideas and 4 Ways to Reinforce Quality Craftsmanship in Art

Home / 18 Helpful Fine Motor Ideas and 4 Ways to Reinforce Quality Craftsmanship in Art Have you ever tried to better craftsmanship only to have students tell you they like their work the way it is? While there is validity to developing one’s style, young learners also need to understand how to present their … Read more

Hundreds Denounce Academy of Fine Arts Vienna’s Cancelation of Lecture on Palestine

Over 370 artists and cultural workers have signed an open letter criticizing the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna and the Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Wien (Mumok) for canceling a lecture titled “Queering Aesthesis: Unsettling the Zionist Sensual Regime” following complaints from pro-Israel groups. Signatories include scholars Judith Butler, Sam Durant, and Slavoj Žižek, activist and … Read more

Best Oil Paint Brushes for Big Strokes and Fine Details – ARTnews.com

Painters need not only excellent paints in a variety of hues, they also need a full selection of brushes to create a variety of paint strokes and surfaces. And all painters have their favorite paintbrush—their go-to brush that’s used in every painting, the brush that ushers them into their creative painting zone. One brush, however, … Read more

The fine art of winemaking

From the April 2022 issue of Apollo. Preview and subscribe here. The wine critic Elin McCoy recently pondered the question of whether wine was an art form, concluding, ‘does it really matter?’ There have been a growing number of connections between wineries and artists in recent years, from artists creating labels for vintages such as … Read more

Cutting it fine on film

From the November 2021 issue of Apollo. Preview and subscribe here. Cooking takes time. So when people prepare food on screen, they usually serve up an edited version. Television viewers are spared slow cooking; chopping rarely makes the cut. In videos posted on social media, dishes come together from a bird’s-eye view that shows only … Read more