Art Appreciation 101

How to Enjoy Art Absolutely for Free

A tight budget doesn't have to mean a life without art. There are some places that you can enjoy works of art absolutely for free. Some museums are simply free. I've been keeping a list. College and university art museums are often free to enter. (A few are not, so verify before you go.) Regional art museums… Continue reading How to Enjoy Art Absolutely for Free

Art Appreciation 101

Why I Love Art, and You Will Too

If you're on the fence about whether art appreciation is for you, let these ten reasons encourage you to give it a try. Art can be beautiful. But it can also be not beautiful, if you’re more into that. Art makes you think. The most powerful works of art inspire deep and meaningful thoughts. Art lets you see… Continue reading Why I Love Art, and You Will Too

Art Appreciation 101

Art Appreciation 101: How to Look

Welcome to Art Appreciation 101! If you enjoy art and want to better appreciate or understand what you're seeing, you've come to the right place. This series is an introduction to art appreciation skills and concepts. The first step in turning yourself into a bona-fide art connoisseur is learning how to look. While this might… Continue reading Art Appreciation 101: How to Look

Art History

The updated Daily Art app is here!

I'm excited to report that the new and improved Daily Art app was released today! Because I'm a Daily Art contributor, I was lucky enough to get a sneak peek as a beta tester earlier this month, so I already know that I'm a big fan of the updates.* I love the new searching and sorting features, as… Continue reading The updated Daily Art app is here!