Blindness Light: Neon Meets Portraiture in the Work of Javier Martin

  Dive into Javier Martin’s latest collection — Blindness, depicted by society unable to look beyond the surface of appearance caused by consumption and technology. The collection of works combine B&W portraits with segments of neon to which explores the contemporary standards of beauty and iconography in each artwork. For more on the Blindness Collection … Continued

Jewelry Designer Kara Ross’s Glamorous Penthouse in New York City

  Jewelry designer, Kara Ross and her husband Stephen were inspired by the astonishing New York penthouse views over looking the Central Park area. With their ideal of wanting to keep the balance of a warm & luxurious interior while maintaining that cool,  modern aesthetic, they give the inside scoop of what it was like … Continued

Red Bull Rechristens New York Art Space and Plans Bjarne Melgaard Show

  Red Bull has a new energy that will give you wings as their commitment to the arts begin to take flight with their redefining role in Red Bull Arts New York! With the new name, and under the former studio manager turned chief curator, RBANY will continue to collaborate with US-based museums, institutions, and … Continued

Top Designers Share Their Favorite Paint Colors for Fall

  As the seasons begin to change, so do its color palates. From Spring pastels to Summer vibrant shades, this Architectural Digest article shares the inside look of these featured interior designers and their top 8 favorite, transitional paint colors for fall.  

AD’s Top 5 Design Destinations for October

  As the seasons begin to change and we ease into fall, it sparks the urgency to travel to enrich our lives with the indulgence of our surrounding cultures and lifestyles. Ranging from divine art to extravagant architecture,  these are the top five captivating and must-see cities on your destination list to awaken and enlighten … Continued

New Jacksonville art festival looks to arrive in urban core this fall

A four-day arts festival that is looking to follow the same model as festivals like Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize and West Palm Beach’s Canvas plans to land in Downtown this fall. The Art Republic wants to hold its inaugural festival between November 10-13 in the urban core, founder Jessica Santiago said. Santiago, who is from Jacksonville … Continued

The Beautiful Side of Digital Overload

When paint, film, and clay start to feel old, artists are now turning to light. The techism movement aims to create a union between art and ever-present technology. At the center of this movement is New York–based artist Krista Kim, who creates Rothko-esque pieces using LED lights and color gradients. Unlike a standard Rothko, though, … Continued

ART REPUBLIC

Dating back to the early 1900’s, Jacksonville, Florida was one of the first and finest art and culture capitals in the country. Named the Winter Film Capital of the World and the birthplace of The Blues, the coastal city was a beacon of artistic expression and human achievement. Today, Jacksonville is quickly approaching a critical … Continued