Reminiscent Tales of Indian Lotus Flower

April 5, 2013, 1:04 pm

The Indian national flower, Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera), profoundly inspires the country’s ancient and modern culture, art, and literary richness.

Encountering the Exotic and Mysterious Orient

April 2, 2013, 10:28 am

At the crossroads between realism and fantasy, fanciful decoration and meaningful symbolism, and admiration and condescension lies Orientalism.

From Academia to Collecting and Giving Back

March 21, 2013, 10:57 pm

If Indiana Jones had been a student of Tibetan Buddhism, he might have turned out to be Moke Moketoff. He lives in New York now, working as a private art dealer.

Over 1,000 Artists to be Represented at Art Expo

March 18, 2013, 5:10 pm

Primarily, though, it’s a place for home decorators and art lovers to explore what’s happening, meet artists, and maybe purchase something they love.

Japanese Art Q&A With Sebastian Izzard

February 28, 2013, 8:23 pm

Given the rise in other areas of Asian art, Japanese art now looks quite reasonable by comparison, a fact that astute collectors are taking full advantage of.

Drawing, Painting, and Forever Learning

February 25, 2013, 11:43 pm

In New York City’s rich and shifting art world is a fixed point of classical learning—the Grand Central Academy of Art (GCA).

Blackletter Calligraphy (Video)

February 25, 2013, 7:28 am

This video shows Seb Lester, a type designer, writing the letters A to M in Blackletter, or Gothic script.

In a Leafy London Suburb, a Painting Exhibition Shows Persecution in China

February 22, 2013, 4:53 pm

“The visual challenges are, for a lot of people, particularly difficult where there are depictions of death, dying, and, of course, the disturbing organ harvesting, which is [...]

Enter an ‘Imaginary Aviary,’ Japanese Style

February 20, 2013, 8:55 pm

Birds in the Art of Japan exhibition just opened at The Sackler Wing Galleries for the Arts of Japan at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

3D Printing Pen Allows Creation from Drawing (Video)

February 20, 2013, 9:05 am

3Doodler, a Kickstarter project launched yesterday, features a pen with 3D printing functions that allows one to create plastic objects by drawing out of thin air.

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