The Art of Politics

The Art of Politics

The politics of expression, exaggeration, emotion, engagement, social issues, economic woes, human rights, civil rights - the politics of the world are exemplified no greater than in the art of illustration.  We take a look at creative controversy and the history of art in politics. 

Take the power of the pen today to the polls, and VOTE!

#ARTnPolitics

#pARTicipate  

#VOTE2016

 

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Calligraphy: Word Art & The History of Expression

Calligraphy: Word Art & The History of Expression

Oct 31st brings the end of "Inktober" and in #pARTicipation, we provide a look into the word art of Calligraphy, and its history of artistic expression.  Today's Inktober theme is "friend" and we support our "friend in art" Jake Parker and his creation of communal artistic engagement.  

#Inktober  

#WordART

#ART + Expression

#ART + Exploration

#ExploreYourWorld   and   #pARTicipate

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Make A Difference Starting Today

Make A Difference Starting Today

This weekend, 24 years ago, USA Weekend challenged us to MAKE A DIFFERENCE.  Today, we challenge you to do the same, but not just today, or this weekend, but as a start of a commitment to service to others.  Learn how lending a hand can hone a skill and help your neighbor.

#MakeADifferenceDay

#ExploreYourWorld

#pARTicipate

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THE BIG APPLE: ART AT IT'S CORE

THE BIG APPLE: ART AT IT'S CORE

New York's glowing, shiny outer layer is all the draw.  You set your sights on it, and before you know it,  you've devoured all it has to offer, right down to the core!  With its  dynamic mix of art and attitude, New York is the painter and the muse!

#WorldViewWednesday

#New York

#ExploreYourWorld  

 #pARTicipate

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Fashioning An Artist

Fashioning An Artist

Today we're talking relationships! A love-fest if you will, between ART + Fashion. Catwalks that become museum halls, and canvases that inspire forward fashion trends.   Each motivates and inspires the other.  We always encourage you to #ExploreYourWorld. Draw it or dress it! Either way #pARTicipate!

 

 

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The Music Empire on Grand Blvd

The Music Empire on Grand Blvd

We're always encouraging people to #ExploreYourWorld.  Kevin did just that, right there in his own "backyard".  Detroit, Michigan is known for many things, and that includes the sounds of Motown! Kevin's  words sing on screen as he takes you through his experience exploring the Motown Museum. Tour Kevin's world with him, then go explore yours!  #pARTicipate 

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An Artist’s Exploration Of Antarctica

An Artist’s Exploration Of Antarctica

Today is the first day of summer and in the United States we're set to experience record high temperatures!   #ARTTalk has relief!  If you have ever thought about traveling to create art, Antarctica would be a great place to visit.

No really, Antarctica!

#SummerSoltice       #ArtInAntarctica         #ExploreYourWorld         #pARTicipate         

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Part II - Society's & Culture's Impact on The Art of Music

Part II - Society's & Culture's Impact on The Art of Music

Our #FreeStyleFriday ART + Music series summarily explores how society and culture in America has shaped a beloved art form. In Part II we journey through the Birth of Rock-n-Roll, through war songs, civil rights, and an attempt at peace during the hippie movement.  

People get ready
There's a train a-coming
You don't need no baggage
You just get on board ....

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Society's & Culture's Impact on The Art of Music

Society's & Culture's Impact on The Art of Music

Throughout  the course of history, music has been an integral part of almost every culture that has existed, yet it's purpose and role in society varies greatly.  

Our ART + Music series will summarily explore how society and culture in America has shaped a beloved art form.

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