Pattern; you either love it or loathe it – for some, it can feel too busy and cluttered, for the pattern enthusiast, more is simply more. Wherever you stand on pattern, there is no denying that it’s taking the interior design world by storm this year.
Simon M Smith's works are the epitome of springtime splendour. Discover how he creates his canvases, and hear all about his inspirations and influences.
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.
Abstract painter and one to watch Grace Aza-Selinger's otherworldly paintings see electric colours fuse on canvas in an explosion of expression. Grace gave us a tour of her studio, revealing the step-by-step process behind her Water Blooms series and sharing the influences behind her colourful, dreamy pieces.
This month's Roundup is all about female artists. Brimming with artist news and art world happenings, look no further for your one-stop art fix.
Today, on International Women’s Day, we come together to celebrate the achievements of women and continue to drive change for a more inclusive, gender equal world. So it only seems appropriate for us to take stock and celebrate our favourite female artists of all time.
The utilitarian medium of spray paint has made its mark on the art world mostly through the rising genre of street art and graffiti. I’ve rounded up ten great pieces offered on Rise Art, which shows the breadth of possibility created with the spray can.
Self-taught artist Violet Astor discovered the meditative medium of drawing as a form of art therapy to aid her in her ongoing battle with Lymes Disease. Discover her incredible story and hear about her recent travels to India in our exclusive interview with the artist.
Originating in 17th century France, the Salon style hang quickly became a way of bringing art to the masses and breaking down the cultural walls of the elite classes. It’s a trend that has transcended the worlds of art and interiors, especially popular today as a means of displaying even the most eclectic of collections. Be fearless and follow our simple steps, and you’ll be well on your way to achieving the look in your home.
We recently caught up with London-based illustrator and artist, Ellie Vandoorne, getting a tour of her studio and and observing the stages of her practice. Discover more about Ellie and browse her latest releases on Rise Art.