Hygge is the Danish or Norwegian word for a warm, cosy, comforting atmosphere, best shared with your closest friends and family. It's also the interiors trend sweeping the world. But rather than a physical state, the true meaning of the word describes a psychological feeling, holding all your needs in balance. And what better way to create an environment like that than with art?
When it gets down to gifting art it’s hard to know where to begin, but I think a sure place to start for the perfect present is with a print. Katie Tsorous hand selects her top 5 prints for presents in every budget under £500.
Finnish artist Iidu Tikkanen makes large scale, abstract, often almost psychedelic paintings that explore our perceptions of the world. We sat down with the artist to find our more about how it all began, and what’s happening in her studio right now.
The October art fairs are over and Christmas is just around the corner. Read about what the team has been up to this autumn, hear news from our artists and discover the must-see international exhibitions.
Christmas, it’s the most wonderful time of the year, gift giving and party season is in full swing and that fun, festive spirit is everywhere. For a real festive feel and to have your house looking at its sparkly best, adding a new work of art can take it from Santa’s grotto to Santa’s wonderland. Here are our tips for the making the most with art this year.
It’s November, the days are shortening and the air is definitely getting colder and although the twinkle of Christmas is just around the corner, it’s the perfect time of year to add some light to your life with artworks that uplift and inspire.
Artist Corinne Natel is known for her beautiful, vibrant and emotive abstract works, investigating colour, form, space and texture with real finesse. Working with acrylic and mixed media, Natel’s expression of energy means a blank white canvas takes on new form, developing a life of its own and a new entity.
October was a busy month for art in London, with all the commercial art fairs springing up across town. Being the art lovers we are at Rise Art, all of our curators, insiders and team were out and about scoping their favourite works and the artists to watch. Here is the Rise Art run down of our top 10 from the October fairs.
We spoke with Hush about his laborious technique, his incessant travel, and his recent curatorial project in New York. Read on to find out more from one the most successful street artists on the scene right now.
This week’s Rise Art Guest Curator is the gorgeous Gabriella Palumbo, an interior designer, with a background in contemporary art, and founder of the award winning design blog FLAT15.