Outside The Lines

Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!

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Josef Albers, photograph by Arnold Newman, 1948. © Arnold Newman

August 30, 2011

The Op-Art of Josef Albers

In a recent post, a popular art form of the 20th century was introduced. Op-Art puts thought provoking optical illusions onto a flat canvas. During the early 1900’s, the art form...

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Optical Illusions Create Art and Provoke Thought

August 18, 2011

Optical Illusions Create Art and Provoke Thought

Art is subjective. Individuals find themselves attracted to a certain artist, style, or theme when looking for art to inspire positive thought and decor. Upon finding the piece they consider,...

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August 14, 2011

Snug as a Bug

Bugs are miniature marvels that are quite diverse. Entomology, a specialty in the field of biology, is the study of insects and includes more than two thirds of all known...

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Soul Surfer

August 9, 2011

Catch a Wave

American recording artists, the Beach Boys said it best; “Catch a wave and you’re sitting on top of the world.” Is this how surfing feels? The mighty energy of water...

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Center of the circle by Jennifer Maetre

August 3, 2011

Sea Urchins have left the Beach to Inspire Art

Inspired by mythology, animals and Ernst Haeckel, Jennifer Maestre has created a beautiful, intricate and somewhat dangerous art design . This talented artist builds 3-dimensional art with colored pencils. In...

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