30 03, 2023

Can you separate Art from the Artist?

By |2023-03-30T14:02:28+02:00March 30th, 2023|Creativity|0 Comments

Even if it was created by a terrible person, can art still be beautiful? Is it possible to appreciate something created by someone, when you know that creator has done something you disagree with strongly? And how bad does their action have to be in order for people to change their mind about the quality [...]

1 07, 2019

Watch this artist create mirrors from trash, wood, fans and penguins

By |2019-07-01T16:05:11+02:00July 1st, 2019|Inspiration|0 Comments

When we think of what a mirror looks like, we usually think of a shiny surface which reflects light as a perfect image. However, Daniel Rozin has other ideas. As shown in the video above, Rozin creates amazing mechanical mirrors which mirror an image in a completely different way. Instead of reflecting light, his mirrors [...]

5 05, 2019

Podcast S2E34: Catherine Orer – How artists can raise the value of their work

By |2019-05-05T21:49:36+02:00May 5th, 2019|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value Podcast, we speak with Catherine Orer about what it takes for artists to raise the value of their work. We cover several areas, including what sort of research artists need to undertake to understand what the market is willing to pay, determining their own vision of what [...]

28 10, 2018

Art is sometimes just a matter of perspective

By |2018-10-28T11:45:03+01:00October 28th, 2018|Inspiration|0 Comments

I was recently at the excellent Sculptures by the Sea exhibition in Sydney. I spotted the following wonderful set of sculptures along the walk, which looks solid from some angles, but almost turns transparent from directly behind it. Check out the video of it here: Art is sometimes just a matter of perspective #creativity #art [...]

27 07, 2017

Podcast #018 Stuart Semple – Why I created the “pinkest” pink in the world

By |2017-07-27T21:19:56+02:00July 27th, 2017|Podcasts|0 Comments

In today's episode of the Idea to Value Podcast, we speak with Stuart Semple, a visual artist based in Dorset, England and also one of the people in the centre of a recent controversy within the artistic world. What follows is an interesting story about how one of the world's most famous artists Anish Kapoor was [...]

22 07, 2016

Will an intelligent computer ever be able to create art?

By |2016-11-04T10:37:51+01:00July 22nd, 2016|Inspiration|0 Comments

We are already seeing how Artificial Intelligence can begin to make creative projects, acting as a form of artificial creativity. But will it ever be able to truly create a piece of art? In the interesting video above, host Mike Rugnetta from the PBS Idea Channel discusses his interpretation of whether a computer is able [...]