Public Domain

Today, copyrighted works from 1923 enter the public domain for the first time in 21 years.

The likes of Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton are open to public domain reinterpretation. Firstly, happy new year to you all. We hope 2019 is even more prosperous than 2018. If you're a creative or a lover of the arts, today's events might help with that. 1st January is Public Domain Day. What does that …

King Alphonso by Jean Michel Basquiat

RIP Jean-Michel Basquiat

Yes, the anniversary of his death was yesterday but everyday should be a celebration of Jean-Michel Basquiat.

upendo

The Wonderful Art of Upendo

Upendo Taylor is a Californian artist "who made New York his canvas". Upendo Taylor was born in Watts, California but moved to New York to make the city "his canvas" according to his website. He draws inspiration from everything in his life and puts them back into his art in the best possible way. His …

World's Largest Mondrian

The World’s Largest Mondrian

The Hague is hosting the "world’s largest Mondrian painting" on the façade of its City Hall. It's in commemoration of the 100-year anniversary of the founding of De Stijl, a Dutch modernist movement. Piet Mondrian was a chief progenitor who inspired the likes of Maarten Baas, Joris Laarman and Piet Hein Eek, who are still influenced by the …