From embroiding the front cover of Bradford's 1989 British Telecom telephone directory to his life as a synesthete, we bring you 5 things you didn't know about David Hockney.
Photographers have been capturing the magic of the city since commercial cameras became available in the mid-1800s, and they continue to find the mystery of the urban jungle to be intriguing. We’ve rounded up a group of photographers who view the urban landscape through a unique lens.
Ellie Armstrong reviews Cape Town's Zeitz MOCAA, the largest contemporary art museum in Africa.
Lori Zimmer explores the practices of 6 exceptional photographers on the Rise Art Prize global shortlist.
Q&A with Rise Art Prize judge, Neo Maditla. Neo is Editor in Chief of DesignIndaba.com, the leading design and creativity platform in South Africa. She is a seasoned writer with experience in print, TV and online.
On 19 August 1839, the patent for the Daguerreotype - the first photographic process - was released to the world. And we have the French government of the time to thank. Merci. Photography has come a long way and we tend to take for granted the technological leaps and bounds that have happened over the past century and three quarters. We spotlight five artists who push photography even further, testing the limits of subject and technique.
It's been a busy fortnight at Rise Art, both for the team and our artists. Here's an update on what we've been up to and what's cracking lacking in the art world.
Brexit getting you down? Celebrate Europe Day with our edit of the top 10 artists from across the Continent.
Earth Day is just around the corner, (22nd April to be exact, so get it in your diaries!) So today, we stop and pay attention to our planet as we celebrate the artists inspired by nature.
Antoinette Williams delves into the beauty of the absent and the intrigue of the discarded and deserted as she reveals 6 artworks that explore the captivating allure of the abandoned.