Ariel Pink used the artist’s photo on the album cover without her consent. It responded with a series of NFTs

When Jill Miller found that an image of her face had been used without her consent on Ariel Pink’s album cover, she could have addressed the violation in any number of ways. Call it online perhaps, or even file a lawsuit. But why would she do that when, as an artist, she could respond with … Read more

U. City townhouse reflects artist’s life changes

Amy VanDonsel found her current townhouse on the internet, a space this techno-savvy artist, designer and forward-thinking woman knows well. “I found it on Zillow,” she says. The place resonated with her. “I like living in a place with character. I look for spaces that are a bit older and more interesting,” she says. “I … Read more

2023 Public Radio Artists to Watch: NPR

NPR Music’s partner stations pick a wave of artists poised for greatness Wednesday is one of Slingshot’s artists to watch this year. Zachary Chick Hide caption Switch caption Zachary Chick Wednesday is one of Slingshot’s artists to watch this year. Zachary Chick From iconic R&B singer-songwriters to up-and-coming bands making crunchy country rock, this year … Read more

Artists revive outdoor painting traditions to capture the Australian romance of the bush

Originating from the French Impressionist movement of the 1860s and popularized by Paris artists such as Claude Monet, the plein air (outdoor) painting technique developed when paints became available in tubes. In the 1870s, a group of Australian Impressionists known as the Heidelberg School famously gathered in the area of ​​Box Hill and Eaglemont to … Read more

Indigenous artists urge Australians to watch the This is Australia video, inspired by Childish Gambino’s viral clip, on January 26

On a swelteringly hot day in a dry field in Bunuba Country, Western Australia, rapper Noongar Bani Bagh, dressed in the colors of the Aboriginal flag, points to the camera and lines cranes that descend like slaps: “This is Australia See how you kill us Lock up our children Prisons fill them.” Bjah’s words accompany … Read more

What is the price of heaven? How Mallorca’s artists’ haven became a ‘ghost town’ | Spain

High in Majorca’s stunning Tramuntana mountain range, the picturesque village of Deià is a charming Mediterranean enclave that has been a magnet for artists and bohemians for over a century. No beach to speak of nearby, which kept the crowds away. Its problem now is that only millionaires and billionaires can live there. “It still … Read more

Nameless invites artists to start black art ‘Save the Gate’

Noname urged black artists to come together to create social change by limiting the amount of access they give to their art through white-owned platforms. On Thursday (January 19), the rapper and activist shared a long message divided into four images in the form of a slideshow on Instagram. In it, Noname began with a … Read more

WonderGround Gallery Hosts Disney Artists With Modern Disney Film-Based Pieces & Reimagined Attraction Posters at the 2023 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts

For the 2023 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts, The Odyssey is home to WonderGround Gallery, which features a rotating selection of 22 Disney Fine Artists. Sharlene Tulasoa Disney Fine Artist Sharlene Tulasoa is a freelance illustrator and muralist with a number of pieces on display at the Wonderground Gallery. Tulasoa channels her Pacific Island … Read more

Artists have filed a class action lawsuit against AI image creation companies

Zoom in / A computer-generated hammer hovers over a laptop. Some artists have begun waging a legal battle against the alleged theft of billions of copyrighted images used to train AI art creators and reproduce unique styles without compensating the artists or asking for consent. A group of artists represented by the law firm of … Read more