Open Culture, Rare Videos of: Monet, Renoir, Picasso, Matisse, Kandinsky

Artists:
ArcOne: Some Australian Artists

Susanna Bauer: (Artist working with leaves and textiles.)

Paul Balmer (Painter)

Paul Klee (Artsy: Article, Self Portrait and images of work)

Robert Chase Heishman (Photography)

Leonardo Da Vinci Sketchbooks (Interactive book, British Museum site)
Manuscript Link

Jason Dowdle Photography

Magritte  (Article)

MC Escher

Jeremy Holmes (Wood Sculptor working in line & negative space.)

Lee Jae Hyo (Wood Sculptor)

Cortia Kent (Sr. Mary Cortia)

Michelle Kingdom (Textiles)

Hilla Shamia (Wood/Metal Furniture)

Shantell Martin: A Life in Line

Draw Blindfolded with Shantell Martin

Thaddeus Mosley (Pittsburgh sculptor, CMOA article)

Claes Oldenburg (3D, Scale)

Cardboard Forests

Miniature Pencil Carving

New Colossal: Geometric Paper Art from Matthew Shlian (Paper sculptor)

Nicholas Wilton (Painter, Art to Life Videos)

Stephen Yusko.com (Metal Sculptor)

Designers:

Armin Hofmann at Yale: A Retrospective

Armin Hofmann Turns 100 (Print Magazine)

20 Famous Designers (blog post)

16 Women Pushing Design forward in the US

Anthony Dart (Behance | great blending of Ps and Ai in work.)
Anthonyneildart (website)
Anthony Neil Dart (Pinterest)

Shepard Fairey (Obey, Andre the Giant)

Timothy Goodman

Milton Glaser 1929-2020

Stanley Hainsworth: Tether Inc.

Herb Lubalin (1918-1981, link to Aiga website)

Elaine Lustig Cohen

Elaine Lustig Cohen’s Graphic Design 1954-2004


Illustrators:

Johanna Basford Black and White Drawings “Inkie Books” coloring books for adults. (Vimeo 3min)

Architects:

Frank Gehry Exhibition: Design Sight Tokyo 2015

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Frank Loyd Wright (Article)

Materials:

Handmade Doors

Design History.org (Amazing resource, check it out.)

 

Books:

Design Principles and Practice (Book: By Armin Hoffman)

Leonardo Da Vinci Sketchbooks (Interactive book, British Museum site)

Found in a Junk Shop:Secrets of an Undescovered Visionary Artist

Frank Lloyd Wright (Seven Hidden Gems, Article about architecture.)

My Modern Met: Artist (Peter Kogler ) Uses Optical Illusions to Create Mind Bending Room Installations (Article)

How to be an Artist: Paul Klee (Line/color)

Open Culture: Videos of iconic artists at work.

7 Artists Who Created Innovative Mobiles – beyond Alexander Calder (Shape, form and motion.)

My Modern Met: Artist Tracks Her Own Kinetic Movement Directly Onto Paper (article)

Heather Hanson: Drawing Inward (Artist working kinetically with symmetry and drawing)

The Visual Vocabulary of Hussain Almoosawi (Pattern and repetition of shape in architecture.)

How Brutalist Luminary Marcel Breuer Became a Master of Concrete (Artsy Article on Visual Culture, concrete architecture, etc)


Figure | Ground:

Beautiful Typographic Poster Series by John Maeda (Blogspot)

Monochromatic Images of Architecture

Abandoned ghost-town with incredible buildings in China
(I don’t know why…this is just cool.)

The Shape of Things: Photographs by Robert B Menschel  (Mostly B&W Photographs from the collection of MOMA)


Visual Culture:

Zaha Hadid: A Look Back at Her Work

Zaha Hadid: Coffee table Design

Zaha Hadid Architects’ New Tower Shows Off Worlds Tallest Atrium (Curbed: article)

Six Breathtaking Zaha Hadid Designs in Faraway Places

The Architecture or Moshe Safdie: A Man of the World

From Matisse to Turrell, 8 Artists Who Designed Transcendent Chapels

A Look Back at I.M. Pei’s Greatest Hits

The Founders of the First Digital Art Museum in the World Make Art for All your Senses

Frank Gehry: The Architect (BBC 1 hour documentary, well worth it if you have some time.)


Pointalism | Drawing Architecture:
Artist Draws Countless Lines and Dots to Capture the Majestic Beauty of Mountains (My Modern Met)

Xavier Casalta: Drawings done in pointalism

Frank Loyd Wright Drawings of Architecture (Curbed article)