Patreon is a different kind of crowdfunding platform, where fans pay a set amount of money per month or project to their favorite creatives and artists. Shayla Maddox, tells us how she manage to live of her art, with the help of her followers.
Items and curious design solutions have partly replaced the traditional artworks that used to fill the walls of our family homes, and we are left wondering what happened and when it happened. Have paintings become outdated?
In an era when technology rules and progress is king, old artistic methods are often left to die out as more efficient techniques take over. Some inhabitants of the Eternal City are, however, of the mind that new doesn’t necessarily mean better.
In London, a contrasting movement is observable in the ever-evolving hype around local produce, urban hangouts, and obscurity in general. In short: organic avocado-kale smoothie, micro brewed beer and local art is the new yuppie conduct of London.
First and foremost, Austin Kleon is an artist. But since his book Steal Like An Artist started to spread like wildfire a few years ago, he is facing a problem - when does talking about being creative start to take its toll on actually being...