Danhui Nai was born in mainland China and raised in an artistic household with her sculptor father and painter mother. Her natural passion for art was guided through classical training, which she appl…
The Week Ahead
Let us curate your week with this set of daily suggestions for what to enjoy on our platform and on your Meural Canvas.
NASA’s Senior Contract Photographer Bill Ingalls has been bringing the organization’s actions to the public eye since 1989. The job has required a lot of innovation and manipulation of new photographic technologies. Having photographed seemingly explosive…
Shitao (Zhu Ruoji)
“If someone asks whether I follow the Southern or the Northern School, or whether either school follows me, I hold my belly laughing and reply, ‘I always use my own method!’” — Shitao
One of the most famous painters of the early Qing period, Shitao (born…
Why Is This Famous?
The Masterpiece That Became a Blank Canvas
In our series Why Is This Famous?, we aim to answer the unanswerable: How does a work actually enter the public consciousness? (See all installments.)
National Geographic Masters: Michael Melford
Fran Rodriguez, aka lacabezaenlasnubes, creates art that is “marked by his early fondness for surrealism and psychedelia. The ‘normal’ perception of things has long ceased to interest him. He firmly believes that what we perceive through our senses is only…