Robot teaches kids art of calligraphy

Robot teaches kids art of calligraphy

August 2nd, 2013 | Calligraphy, Education, Kids, Technology

Learning the art of calligraphy normally takes years or even a lifetime. But Japanese children could master calligraphy much quicker now. A robot teacher utilizing the very same techniques of one Juho Sado, a 90-year-old calligraphy master, to get those neat characters on paper, has… Read More

THE ART OF THE BRICK

THE ART OF THE BRICK

June 20th, 2013 | Contemporary Art, Kids, Shows, Uncategorized

Artist Nathan Sawaya continues to take LEGO® where it has never gone before by doubling the size of the show CNN claims is one of the “must see exhibitions” in the world. The critically acclaimed collection of creative and inspiring art constructed using only LEGO®… Read More

Bembo Zoo – Typographic Animals & A Font Fight

Bembo Zoo – Typographic Animals & A Font Fight

April 24th, 2013 | Books, Design, Kids, Typography

The website Bembo Zoo is an animated version of the picture book Bembo’s Zoo: An Animal ABC Book by graphic designer Roberto de Vicq de Cumptich. The Bembo typeface is one of the most elegant of the classic typefaces, and its clean, graceful lines inspired… Read More

Kids Creative Lab at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection

Kids Creative Lab at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection

April 23rd, 2013 | Italy, Kids, Shows

There is anticipation, even trepidation, in Peggy’s home for the gigantic collective installation that will soon come to life in the exhibition galleries of Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, from 24 April to 6 May. Hundreds of colorful and varied creations made of felt have been… Read More

Sesame Street Explains Sculpture

Sesame Street Explains Sculpture

April 19th, 2013 | Kids, Sculptures, Videos

Elmo and “Mad Men” star Jon Hamm provide a quick history of sculptures, from Rodin to David Smith. “Sculpture,” Hamm says, “is a piece of art that’s made by shaping or carving something, or by putting things together.” Well, have a look yourself.

Speed Drawing Masterclass – How to draw really good

Speed Drawing Masterclass – How to draw really good

March 29th, 2013 | Education, Kids, Satire, Videos

It’s a long weekend for a lot of folks and you might find yourself bored on the sofa, thinking that you should maybe learn how to draw better if you ever want to be recognized as an artist. Oliver (age:24) has just the right tutorials… Read More

The Largest Artwork in the World

The Largest Artwork in the World

March 9th, 2013 | Auctions, Charity, Digital Art, Kids

Ingvar Bjorn Thorsteinsson wants to create The Largest Artwork in the World to raise awareness among the public about the situation of many children around the globe and what UNICEF is doing to help them. Ingvar’s attemp to create the Largest Artwork in the World… Read More

Oscar Winner: Inocente – Homeless. Creative. Unstoppable

Oscar Winner: Inocente – Homeless. Creative. Unstoppable

February 22nd, 2013 | Documentaries, Kids, USA

INOCENTE is both a timeless story about the transformative power of art and a timely snapshot of the new face of homelessness in America, children. The 2013 Academy Award winner for Best Documentary Short is neither sentimental nor sensational, INOCENTE will immerse you in the… Read More

MoMA Art Lab App

MoMA Art Lab App

January 27th, 2013 | Apps, Education, Kids, Modernism

Now you and your kids can explore how artists use line, shape, and color, and create your own artwork inspired by MoMA’s collection. Artists featured in the MoMA Art Lab app include Henri Matisse, Elizabeth Murray, Jean (Hans) Arp, and others. Get creative and use… Read More

Matthew Barney x Lance Mountain in Detroit

Matthew Barney x Lance Mountain in Detroit

January 9th, 2013 | Charity, Documentaries, Kids, Sports

A documentary following Lance Mountain’s trip to Detroit to skate the Matthew Barney designed skateboard. As part of his “Drawing Restraint” series, Barney donated the board at auction to benefit the construction of the Juxtapoz x Power House Productions Ride It Sculpture Park in Detroit,… Read More