Arts

The Intricate Varieties of Chinese Sculpture Styles

Over the course of thousands of years, the Chinese have developed a mastery of the art of sculpture that is only rivaled by other...

Busting the Photography Myth of ‘Rule of Thirds’

If you have ever been interested in photography, you will have come across the "Rule of Thirds" concept that promises to make your every...

The Vanity of Humans: Caravaggio’s Narcissus

At a time when it seems that more and more people hold to a grandiose view of themselves, we would do well to look...

Learn Something Good: Art Appreciation

The number of deaths, ongoing vaccine development, mass panicking, and other similar headlines are published on a daily basis by most news outlets around...

Art Review: The Lady of Shallot

A boat traveling from afar comes to a halt on the shore. Cradled within it is a lifeless woman’s body. A group of knights discovers...

Modern Art and the Extreme Desecration of Beauty

Until the earlier parts of the 20th century, there was a definition for music and arts, and that is, an expression of beauty. According...

Art Can Help Humanity Deal With Climate Change

Latai Taumoepeau is a Tongan Australian artist who is best known for performance art that explores the themes of race, power, and climate change....

Art Lover: Forest Sculpture Collecting Rainwater

Award-winning artist John Grade creates artwork inspired by the transience of nature to produce 3D site-specific sculptures. Grade is motivated by changes taking place...

Song Emperor Huizong: Patron of the Arts

In the year 1100, Huizong took the throne as Northern Song Dynasty’s eighth emperor. At the time, he was just 17 years old. Emperor...

One App: Virtual Tour of Over 1,200 Museums Around the World

Feeling bored while sitting at home due to the CCP coronavirus lockdown? Why not take a tour of the various museums around the world?...

Artist Ben Li and His Views on Hong Kong

Ben Li is a Chinese artist who graduated from the Central Academy of Fine Art in Beijing. He majored in sculpture and currently works...

An African Painter Who Criticizes Beijing Through Artwork

Michael Soi is a painter from Kenya who is not happy with China’s involvement in Africa. He feels that the relationship is akin to...

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