Inspired by art: Owen Davey

We don’t want to sweep our Inspired by art under the carpet. That’s why our today’s hero is outstanding illustrator Owen Davey. He creates warm and inspiring art for people from all over the world. Owen Davey lives in Leicestershire, UK. After graduating from Falmouth University with a First Class BA Degree in illustrations, he has …

Inspired by art: Jarom Vogel

We are fond of telling stories about the people who make great things. This time we got inspired by Jarom Vogel. Let’s know more about this fantastic artist. Having studied Dentistry, Jarom Vogel always wanted to pursue his childhood dream to become an illustrator. Being good at drawing, he decided to change his occupation and …

Inspired by art: Amanda Sage

Women in art The art of Amanda Sage is well-known among the people who are interested in spiritual growth and transformation. She is a prominent representative of visionary artists. Being an American fantastic realist, Amanda Sage is full of mystery and imagination. Her main message is “The more one explores oneself, the more power one …

Inspired by art: Picasso

Exceptionally prolific throughout the course of his long life, Picasso achieved universal renown and immense fortune for his revolutionary artistic accomplishments, and became one of the best-known figures in 20th-century art. He tried himself in neoclassic, surrealism, developed cubism and was equally successful in every style he tried. By today he remains the top-ranked artist and people …

Inspired by art: Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci was an Italian polymath whose areas of interest included invention, painting, sculpting. Also, he liked  architecture, science, music, mathematics, engineering, literature, anatomy, geology, astronomy, botany, writing, history, and cartography. People called him the father of paleontology, and architecture. A lot of people know that he is one of the greatest painters of …

Inspired by art: Vincent van Gogh

It is summer and we want to present you some flowers from one of the most mysterious painters of the XIX century – Vincent van Gogh. Was he mentally ill? How many paintings he sold? Did he really attack Gaugin? Did he really made an attempt of suicide as the gun had never been found? All …

Inspired by art: Maurits Cornelis Escher

Maurits Cornelis Escher is one of a few artists whose work features mathematical objects and operations including impossible objects, explorations of infinity, reflection, symmetry, perspective, truncated and stellated polyhedra, hyperbolic geometry, and tessellations. Although Escher considered that he had no mathematical ability, he interacted with the practising mathematicians George Pólya, Roger Penrose, and Harold Coxeter, read …

Inspired by art: Alex Grey

Alex Grey (born November 29, 1953) is an American visionary artist, author, teacher, and Vajrayana practitioner. His body of work spans a variety of forms including performance art, process art, installation art, sculpture, visionary art, and painting. Grey’s paintings have been featured in venues as diverse as the album art of Tool, The String Cheese …

Inspired by art: Alphonse Maria Mucha

Alphonse Maria Mucha (1860-1939) is most often remembered for the prominent role he played in shaping the aesthetics of French Art Nouveau at the turn of the century. Mucha worked in a variety of media that were accessible to a wide audience, and so the reach of his art extended beyond the borders of “high …

Inspired by art: Magritte

Today we celebrate the art of René François Ghislain Magritte, a Belgian surrealist. Magritte’s work frequently displays a collection of ordinary objects in an unusual context, giving new meanings to familiar things. His imagery has influenced pop, minimalist and conceptual art. And our next inspirer is very unusual. Why? His works frequently inspired not only …