I’m confused

Do you ever confuse two artists who have similar looking artworks? Which artists? Read More

Paul Gauguin

“I shut my eyes in order to see.” Read More

Linen or Canvas?

To painters: Whats the difference between painting on linen versus canvas? Read More

I’m Thinking….

Do you think in images or words? Read More


What are you favorite websites for art world news? Read More

Give Me A Title

What is a good title for this painting? 48”x62” oil on canvas artist:Robert Tokley http://www.roberttokley.com Read More

Up For Interpretation

What do you think of this? (tempera and gold on wood) http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/458967?sortBy=Relevance&ft=cars&offset=60&rpp=20&pos=75 Read More

Paul Cezanne

“A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.” Read More

Tim Gunn

“Men have escaped the criticism, and it’s high time they came under the microscope as well. Elected officials need to get with the semiotics of fashion, because the clothes we wear send a message about how we’re perceived, and they have constituents they’re serving.” Read More

Mark Pol

The blue man, is a drawing from Mark Pol. www.markpol.nl. He was thinking about the Humankind. He can’t deny that the Humankind is in the blue period. The world is quite cold, not cool, slowly it will turn to red maybe. There is a rage going around. The people are angry, why? We do not Read More


Who is your favorite Impressionist or Post-Impressionist? Read More

Salvador Dali

“Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.” Read More

Pablo Picasso

“I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.” Read More

Family Photos

Do you like to take corny family photos? What do you think of them? Read More


Do you doodle in the margins of your notebooks? What do you doodle? Why do you doodle? Is it something that keeps your hands busy, helps you concentrate, capture artistic inspiration, or another reason?   Read More

Caption Contest

Whats a funny caption for this artwork? Read More


“‘I don’t know anything about art, but I know what I like,’ really means, ‘I don’t know anything about art, but I like what I know.’” Read More

Marcel Duchamp

“I have forced myself to contradict myself in order to avoid conforming to my own taste.” Read More


What first got you interested in art? A friend or family member, art class at school, a specific artist or artwork, a visit to a museum… how did it all start for you? Read More

Sol LeWitt

“Artists teach critics what to think. Critics repeat what the artists teach them.” Read More

Roy Adzak

“Good art is not what it looks like, but what it does to us.”  Read More

Twyla Tharp

“Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.”  Read More

Mandatory Art Class

Do you think a studio art class or an art history class should be required of college students? What about high school students? What kind of art class should be mandatory? Read More

Whats up with unlabeled artworks?

I know a lot of times that when people display art in their homes, they might not need a high quality label like in an art museum, if they decide to use a label at all. But what I don’t understand completely is why public works are often missing labels. Is there a reason for Read More

Charles Baudelaire

“Genius is only childhood recovered willfully.” Read More