The best way to make digital art produced by artificial intelligence for free

picture: Brendan Hess/Midjourney The internet has become collectively obsessed with art-generating AI lately, and one of the newest tools is Midjourney. And while the full version requires a monthly subscription, Midjourney is free to use for up to 25 photos, and you can browse and download photos made by other users even if you don’t … Read more

US returns 30 looted artifacts to Cambodia

US and Cambodian officials urged museums and private collectors on Monday to investigate the origins of Khmer art to determine whether it was looted, and officials showed the prevalence of such thefts at an event that celebrated the return of 30 artifacts to Cambodia. Lined behind officials are seven masterpieces of the country’s ancient heritage, … Read more

Ariel Adkins creates costumes that look like famous paintings

Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but it can also be a burgeoning side hustle. Ariel Adkins has created clothes inspired by works of art that are instantly recognizable – whether they are Yayoi Kusama’s Yellow Giant PumpkinClaude Monet’s Water Lilies or Donald Sultan’s Black Poppy. Adkins, who also works at Twitter, meticulously … Read more

Anger over documentation highlights a widening chasm in Germany

Documenta, the world’s largest art event held every five years in Kassel, Germany It is no stranger to controversy. However, this year’s release omitted anything in the past. Since the opening of the sprawling show in JuneLarge artwork has been withdrawn From the show because it contained anti-Semitic cartoonsand the event The general manager resigned. … Read more

Interview with Architect and Curator Tosin Oshinowo

Tosin Oshinowo in Sharjah, adaptable and reusable architecture Architect Tosin Oshino curates the Sharjah Architecture Triennial 2023 on beauty, impermanence and adaptability. Join her to find out more Lagos-based architect Tosin Oshinowo was recently appointed as curator for the second edition of the Sharjah Architecture Triennial, which will open in 2023. Known for its human-centred … Read more

Bob Marley receives orchestral therapy

performing arts Bob Marley receives orchestral therapy Saturday 06 August 2022 Chineke! Orchestra performing at the Bob Marley Reimagined Concert. picture | Swimming pool A daring musical adventure unleashed a classic dimension with ten timeless songs from the catalog of the world’s most famous reggae musicians. When Chi Chi Nwanoko, founder of Chineke! The Orchestra, … Read more

Nelson Arts Festival breaks the ice as October returns

supplied The artwork that includes a block of ice hanging from a crane over the harbor will be part of this year’s Nelson Arts Festival. The dancers’ eight-hour performance on a block of ice suspended above the harbor is just the tip of the iceberg for this year’s Nelson Arts Festival. The 11-day festival will … Read more