Category Archives: Art

Pick the Right Color for Your Project with This Color Psychology Chart

Colors, we’ve seen before, quickly convey emotions and affect people’s moods. Whether you’re choosing paint for a room or are designing a presentation, this Psychology of Color chart, which matches specific Pantone colors, can come in handy. Whether you’re putting together

Pick the Right Color for Your Project with This Color Psychology Chart

Colors, we’ve seen before, quickly convey emotions and affect people’s moods. Whether you’re choosing paint for a room or are designing a presentation, this Psychology of Color chart, which matches specific Pantone colors, can come in handy. Whether you’re putting together

Why are these 32 symbols found in ancient caves all over Europe? by Genevieve von Petzinger

Written language, the hallmark of human civilization, didn’t just suddenly appear one day. Thousands of years before the first fully developed writing systems, our ancestors scrawled geometric signs across the walls of the caves they sheltered in. Paleoanthropologist, rock art

Why are these 32 symbols found in ancient caves all over Europe? by Genevieve von Petzinger

Written language, the hallmark of human civilization, didn’t just suddenly appear one day. Thousands of years before the first fully developed writing systems, our ancestors scrawled geometric signs across the walls of the caves they sheltered in. Paleoanthropologist, rock art

How art can help you analyze by Amy E. Herman

Let’s Begin… Can art save lives? Not exactly, but our most prized professionals (doctors, nurses, police officers) can learn real world skills through art analysis. Studying art like René Magritte’s Time Transfixed can enhance communication and analytical skills, with an

How art can help you analyze by Amy E. Herman

Let’s Begin… Can art save lives? Not exactly, but our most prized professionals (doctors, nurses, police officers) can learn real world skills through art analysis. Studying art like René Magritte’s Time Transfixed can enhance communication and analytical skills, with an

The complex geometry of Islamic design

In Islamic culture, geometric design is everywhere: you can find it in mosques, madrasas, palaces, and private homes. And despite the remarkable complexity of these designs, they can be created with just a compass to draw circles and a ruler

The complex geometry of Islamic design

In Islamic culture, geometric design is everywhere: you can find it in mosques, madrasas, palaces, and private homes. And despite the remarkable complexity of these designs, they can be created with just a compass to draw circles and a ruler

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The unexpected math behind Van Gogh’s “Starry Night”

Physicist Werner Heisenberg said, “When I meet God, I am going to ask him two questions: why relativity? And why turbulence? I really believe he will have an answer for the first.” As difficult as turbulence is to understand mathematically,

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The unexpected math behind Van Gogh’s “Starry Night”

Physicist Werner Heisenberg said, “When I meet God, I am going to ask him two questions: why relativity? And why turbulence? I really believe he will have an answer for the first.” As difficult as turbulence is to understand mathematically,

Microsoft creates masterful new Rembrandt painting by Dom Carter

A new 3D-printed painting in the style of Rembrandt aims to capture the essence of the Dutch master. Can a machine ever match the skills of a human artist? It’s a question that has intrigued people for years, and with

Microsoft creates masterful new Rembrandt painting by Dom Carter

A new 3D-printed painting in the style of Rembrandt aims to capture the essence of the Dutch master. Can a machine ever match the skills of a human artist? It’s a question that has intrigued people for years, and with

Why Artists Might Not Want Vantablack Anyway (Yet) by Alyssa Buffenstein

A drop of water on a Vantablack-ed surface. Image: via Surrey NanoSystems News outlets big and small are abuzz over Anish Kapoor’s effective monopolization of Vantablack, the nanotubular substance developed by Surrey NanoSystems that absorbs 99.96% of visible light. It’s the

Why Artists Might Not Want Vantablack Anyway (Yet) by Alyssa Buffenstein

A drop of water on a Vantablack-ed surface. Image: via Surrey NanoSystems News outlets big and small are abuzz over Anish Kapoor’s effective monopolization of Vantablack, the nanotubular substance developed by Surrey NanoSystems that absorbs 99.96% of visible light. It’s the