The sixth season of Art in the Twenty-First Century premiered last Friday, April 13th on PBS. The series, produced by Art21, features 13 exclusive documentary profiles of some of today’s most iconic artists from five continents. Airing Friday nights at 9 p.m., season six will present four, one-hour length episodes featuring...
808 Urban, a collective of artists, volunteers and community organizers gives children a creative outlet through graffiti murals.
Pastelist Christine Debrosky has observed much about light and how it changes with the seasons. View some of her light-filled landscapes here.
In the pastel work of Hungarian-born British artist Victor Ambrus, one may find very little in the way of superfluous marks. View some of his works in this web-exclusive gallery from Pastel Journal.
With an eye toward the spaces between forms, Angela A’Court creates pastels that are minimalist, modern and mesmerizing. View a gallery of her still lifes that didn't make it into the June 2012 issue of Pastel Journal.
John Pierce Barnes' vibrant impressionist works reveal a window into the often overlooked shift from Impressionism to Modernism in early 20th-century American art. Enjoy this gallery of his work from Pastel Journal.
This summer, the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design will feature Richard Diebenkorn: The Ocean Park Series. The exhibition, on display from June 30, 2012-September 23, 2012, features nearly 80 works—large-scale paintings, smaller paintings made on cigar box lids, mixed-media drawings on paper, monotypes, and prints—brought together...
In the February 2012 issue of Pastel Journal, Doug Dawson shared his principle of the organizational shape. Learn what it is and why it’s instrumental to sorting out a composition.
Whether he is painting outdoors or in his studio, Bruce Handford works fast and loose to imbue his landscapes with a sense of energy and spontaneity. Enjoy a web-exclusive gallery of his vivacious watercolors here.
Frank Eber's lively plein air watercolors demonstrate that high risk can also mean high reward. View a web-exclusive gallery of his watercolors here.