Doing computer-generated art is a bit like being a genetic engineer and a gardener at the same time. The challenge is to surrender enough control in engineer mode so that lots of interesting species grow that I could never have predicted in advance, but then to be fairly ruthless in gardener mode about pulling the weeds, pruning scraggly branches, and keeping things in reasonably organized beds.
My Art Resources is excited to collaborate with Content Magazine to bring you a new monthly blog post Content – From the Archives. We will be looking back and featuring some of the best artist interviews and stories from past issues of Content Magazine. Girafa From Content Magazine Issue 5.0 Underground Written by Richard Vo Photography by Daniel […]
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In the last two installments, I’ve been making the case for why having a brand as an artist is important. Now that you’re on board comes the more difficult part – how does one create a brand anyway? I’m not talking about the name – usually your name, or whatever moniker you choose – but […]
To be honest, I never thought much about chalk art…until I was invited to do a piece for the Taste of Orleans festival at California’s Great America in July. I was surprised by how much fun I had trying this temporary, yet satisfying, art form for the first time.
Recently I was invited to a private behind the scenes networking and info event for artists and designers at the San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles. It was a really wonderful event that I thoroughly enjoyed. I think there are some really cool things that people may not know about this wonderful space so I thought I would share a few of them.
We are so excited to share that we have our first interview printed in Content Magazine. My Art Resources will be contributing new interviews and artist profiles for the print version of magazine.
Holly Van Hart is an award-winning artist who creates beautiful large scale abstract nature paintings. Her work surprises with uncommon colors, brush strokes and textures; and ignites excitement about a particular slice of nature.
It is our goal to continually add new sections and content to the site. We want to make sure that we provide as many resources and information for artists as possible. With that being said we are thrilled to share that we have recently added two new sections.
Josh Marcotte creator of Lost San Jose, a popular photojournalistic blog which documents his wandering spirit and explores his profound connection with the city his family has called home for four generations. Part urban explorer, part night photographer, as well as writer and historian, he seamlessly blends his poetic view into his art form, creating profound images that cause even a local to pause and think: “Where is this?”