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.
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.
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.
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.
If you're a traveler and devotee to the arts, then it's likely you have experienced the intense frustration that accompanies the knowledge of an incredible exhibition that is far, far away. Allow your mind to wander and peruse this list of mandatory travel exhibitions for 2017.
The Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition always packs a punch with its colourful patchwork of big name artists alongside lesser-known and emerging talent. Jessye Bloomfield showcases her favourite works from this year’s show.
We’re welcoming Katie and the Artfetch community to Rise Art! Rise Art is excited to announce our merger with Artfetch - a like-minded and curated online art marketplace - and to welcome Katie to the team as Brand Marketing Manager! Read all about her daily inspirations, tips on how to spot great artistic talent and see some of her favourite works on Rise Art.
Paul Bennett is an contemporary Fine Artist specialising in exceptional semi-abstract seascape/landscape paintings and also unique portraiture. The two themes are very different in mood and style, but both are made from using a mix of traditional techniques and more unconventional painting methods. Both rely on drawing from memory to create finished work that is abstracted and more expressional than representational.
Rise Art recently collaborated on a charity auction with the National Youth Arts Trust. Eighteen of our artists contributed works.