From Selfie to Selfitis

      Social media and the mobile web have given rise to a strange phenomenon called the selfie. It’s usually taken by activating the front-facing camera on most smartphones, holding the smartphone out in front of yourself with one arm, and snapping a photograph. Anyone who has a smartphone has the power to take…

Street Art

  I am a sucker for street art. I just love the idea of creative artworks on massive walls and public spaces, and I love how these artist express them self brazenly and their expression is viewed and enjoyed by a large number of audience. Street art is visual art created in public locations, usually…

Social Media Addiction

Social media has turned from a positive thing to an Addiction. Addiction simply means a compulsive behavior that leads to negative effects and in this case, social media addiction is referring to someone who has a compulsive use of social media. For example, people who constantly check updates on Facebook and Instagram or “stalking” other…

Interview with Abeer Kasiri

Welcome to this week’s interview!   Today I’m interviewing the very talented Abeer Kasiri.        Hello Abeer, I am so excited to know about you and your art 🙂 Lets start by telling my readers a little about yourself!   Abeer : Hi! I’m Abeer Kasiri, The artist behind AK Toonify, known as the toonify girl.A…

Art made of Garbage.

“One man’s trash is an other Man’s treasure”. Recently ArtChowk Gallery organized an exhibition ”Kurray se art banao” an art exhibition of recycled artworks.  The aim of this exhibition was to create awareness regarding recycling and keeping our surroundings clean. Over 40 artists from different parts of the country participated in this exhibition and fortunately…

Perspective in art

Source Perspective is the most important thing in life, it defines your whole attitude towards a particular subject or your way of looking, thinking and approaching. In short your perspective is the way you see something,If you observe the world from a dogs perspective,you see through the dogs eyes and when we say someone has…

Never Stop Making Art

Hi Friends, So its been like five years since I’ve written anything on my blog. Five years phew!! thats huge. I’ve been really busy with life and other responsibilities like most of us here are,  you know Job, Marriage and a Baby. Life’s little perks that one should always be thankful for but unlike most…

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No time limit for creativity

I found this very interesting video of an inspirational speech by Janet Echelman an artist who speaks about her journey of rejction from art schools to becoming an artist, how it took her ten years to proof that she had everything in her that takes to become an artist.

What is Art?

What is Art?- This question often pops up our minds when we go through some sort of creative commotion and to satisfy ourselves we usually come up with even more complicated answers.