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The Artist Formerly Known...  by August Riche

The Artist Formerly Known...  by August Riche

Literary pairings

Author Richard Wall's short story "Finding Pops McCoy" is paired with artwork from urban pop artist August Riche.

Neo-Baroque painter, Chrispapita Escobar is interviewed for "Profiles in Art"

Neo-Baroque painter, Chrispapita Escobar is interviewed for "Profiles in Art"

Profiles In art

With hyper-realistic paintings, Chrispapita Escobar is capturing the heart and soul of forgotten Guatemalan life.

Portrait of Thomas Gainsborough's daughters

Portrait of Thomas Gainsborough's daughters

INSPIRATION

Fighting against the commercialization and "sell-ability" of art by the Royal Academy, Thomas Gainsborough made an unforgettable impact on 18th century art.

Writer Toni Morrison

Writer Toni Morrison

motivation

Keep on going with your passion for art.  Learn about some of the greats who didn't "make it" until after middle-age.

101 for improving you hashtags

101 for improving you hashtags

for the working artist

How do you use #hashtags to get not just the biggest, but the most enthusiastic, audience for your artwork?  Read our article on optimizing #hashtags for artists and writers.

NYC FRIEZE Week 2017

NYC FRIEZE Week 2017

community

Travel with our photojournalist, Colleen Blackard to the best of New York City's esteemed Frieze Week.