December 2023

Court of Appeal ruling will prevent UK museums from charging reproduction fees—at last

Those © symbols on UK museum websites and catalogues are now redundant if the original work of art is out of copyright

#uk #art #law

My brushstrokes against AI-art

#computers #art

October 2023

David Revoy on Why Free and Open Source Software Matters

#computers #art #law

May 2023

Early Computer Art In The 50’s & 60’s

Fascinating, and highly relevant these days as it happens.

#computers #art

April 2023

Goodbye Blue Bird.

#social media #art #ethics

In Pictures: Street art murals in Baghdad

Iraqi group of artists paint murals in Al Anbari district inspired by traditional folklore

#middle east #cities #art

The First Stained-Glass Depiction of Jesus as a Black Man Has Been Discovered in the Window of a Small Rhode Island Church

The window was created by the studios of Henry Sharp, a 19th-century American stained glass maker.

#religion #art

March 2023

The age of average

#art #architecture #design #media #society

February 2023

AI Art Only Looks Like Art If You Don’t Care

#generative ai #art

January 2023

The 10 Most Iconic Art Styles In Anime/Manga

In the world of anime and manga series, these art styles remain the most iconic and recognizable to fans of all genres.

#comics #art

I Could Have Done That

Observations working at a museum

#art #attitudes

November 2022

Lessons from DeviantArt’s AI Debacle

#internet #art #robots

Invasive Diffusion: How one unwilling illustrator found herself turned into an AI model

How does it feel to be turned into an AI image model? To find out, I opened a door to the multiverse and interviewed the creator and unwilling subject of a controversial DreamBooth model.

#generative ai #art #ethics

July 2022

'Magic mirror': Hidden image revealed in reflection of centuries-old artifact

#art #history

April 2022

Ireland offers basic income for artists

#art #work #finance

December 2021

Finland: Architect’s ephemeral lake art a winter tradition

#nature #art

November 2021

Archaeologists Revealed Massive Intricate Mosaic Floor Made from 5 Million Pieces of Stone in the Hisham Palace in Jericho

#art #middle ages #photos

January 2021

Over 700,000 paintings from the Rijksmuseum online copyright free

#internet #art

December 2020

How Scientists Use and Abuse Portraiture

Many scientific studies assume that the features of painted faces are the facts of the flesh-and-blood countenances to which they refer. This assumption is not only false; it is preposterous.

#art #history #science

May 2020

Introducing Inkscape 1.0

#art #software

February 2020

Life and Works of Sofonisba Anguissola, Noblewoman, Portraitist of Philip II

#cool #art #history

December 2019

How Artists on Twitter Tricked Spammy T-Shirt Stores Into Admitting Their Automated Art Theft

#social media #art #business

June 2019

Typewriter Art of the Silent Stars!

#vintage #art #media

May 2019

The Mind-Boggling Artistry of China’s Ivory Puzzle Balls

This traditional art from Guangzhou can never be produced legally again.

#china #art #history

May 2018

Expressive Range in Tarot Decks

#occultism #art

July 2017

200+ Posters From the Golden Age of Graphic Design Are Now Free to Download

#vintage #art

May 2017

Gustav Wunderwald’s Paintings of Weimar Berlin

#cities #art #vintage

February 2017

Designer Creates Arabic Illustrated Words that Show Their Literal Meaning

#language #art

August 2016

The Improbable, Bold History of Space Concept Art

#space #art #history

The Secret Furry Patrons Keeping Indie Artists Afloat

#art #fandom #economics

January 2015

Drawing the prophet: Islam’s hidden history of Muhammad images

Ban on depictions has not always been absolute – Islam has a rich heritage of images and icons dating back to the 13th century

#islam #art #history

December 2014

Fool’s Journey: The Fascinating Life of Pamela Colman Smith

#occultism #art #history

November 2014

Lost Painting Found by Art Historian While Watching Stuart Little

#movies #art #history

How do I draw a pair of buttocks?

#science #art #humor

Artist Removes One Letter from Famous Movie Titles and Illustrates the Results

#movies #art #humor

August 2014

Man 3-D Prints A Concrete Castle In His Backyard

#art #architecture #tech

April 2014

Artists 'have structurally different brains'

#art #science

March 2014

Daughter of Osamu Tezuka, God of Manga, discovers his stash of hand-drawn sexy mouse artwork

#comics #art #sexuality

September 2013

ZERO-G DINOSAUR made from bits and bobs by space station flight engineer

#cool #space #art

February 2013

The best examples of street art in 2012 (48 pictures)

#cities #art #media

January 2013

On Artifacts Future and Past

#art #history #space #tech #culture