What is Contemporary Art?

Banksy's Girl with Balloon graffiti artwork.
Article by Rianna Last Contemporary art, also known as the art of today, is simple at its core.  Often confused with modern art by the average buyer, contemporary art is any art form produced from about the 1960s/1970s through present day. Its era began where modernism ended, and while modern art praised the artist, contemporary art is more focused on […]
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Art to Match Your Interior Design Styles

Art Deco Living Room with Alejandro Martinez-Pena's artwork
Article by Leily Zhu Interior design is a special kind of skill that not everyone possesses. Beautiful homes and offices aren’t created by chance. Interior designers are responsible for making those stylistic choices that invite people into a home and make them want to live there. Art, although only a small addition to the entire design of a room, can […]
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Why You Should Invest in Female Artists

Jenny Saville's self-portrait in the nude.
Article by Rianna Last It’s a tale as old as time. For centuries, female artists and their contributions have been consistently underrepresented and undervalued across the world. In the U.S., artwork by women is less likely to be shown in art museums, galleries, and auction houses than those by men, and is also at a disadvantage when it comes to […]
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Renting Artwork is In – Why You Should Hop on the Trend

Bailarinas | Fine Art for Rent | Artlita
Article by Leily Zhu By now, everyone is getting a little too used to the insides of their homes. Cabin fever grows day-by-day, and even homebodies are nearly ready to fly the coop. Those same old walls you stare at day-in and day-out need some spicing up. What better way to add that much-needed flair than sprucing up your environment […]
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The Connection Between Art & Health

Uplifting Art in a Medical Office Waiting Room
Article by Leily Zhu Despite their cleanliness, hospitals have an unpleasant reputation including stark white walls, overwhelming scents of disinfectants, and feelings of emptiness. They will never be a desirable location to spend time, and unfortunately, that is very unlikely to change. However, this doesn’t mean actions haven’t been taken to brighten the atmosphere and make your time spent in […]
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