PopMuse: Visual http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ The Death And Life Of Iran's Lake Urmia https://www.npr.org/sections/pictureshow/2019/11/12/751360322/the-death-and-life-of-irans-lake-urmia?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign https://www.npr.org/sections/pictureshow/2019/11/12/751360322/the-death-and-life-of-irans-lake-urmia?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:00:19 UTC James Doubek at Art & Design : NPR The massive lake has dried out because of water mismanagement. Photographer Maximilian Mann traveled to northwest Iran to document the disappearing body of water and the people who depend on it. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Student Winners of the Annual Art Competition 2019 https://www.artistsnetwork.com/magazine/student-winners-of-the-annual-art-competition-2019/ https://www.artistsnetwork.com/magazine/student-winners-of-the-annual-art-competition-2019/ Mon, 11 Nov 2019 20:18:42 UTC <span class="fw_author_prefix">Author: </span><a href="https://www.artistsnetwork.com/store/index.php/catalogsearch/result/?q=Artists%20Magazine">Artists Magazine</a> at Artists Network Congratulations to the student winners of our 2019 Annual Art Competition! For the past 36 years, we&rsquo;ve recognized the dedication and accomplishments of our Annual Art Competition winners. Join us in celebrating the student winners of this year&rsquo;s competition! ABSTRACT/EXPERIMENTAL 1st place: Ulyana Stebelska Fiesta acrylic, graphite, and paper collage on wood panel, 30�30 &ldquo;I [&hellip;] The post Student Winners of the Annual Art Competition 2019 appeared first on Artists Network. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 'Like Getting My Father Back': WWII POW's Art Returned To His Family https://www.npr.org/2019/11/10/777591098/like-getting-my-father-back-wwii-pow-s-art-returned-to-his-family?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign https://www.npr.org/2019/11/10/777591098/like-getting-my-father-back-wwii-pow-s-art-returned-to-his-family?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign Sun, 10 Nov 2019 13:09:00 UTC Laurel Morales at Art & Design : NPR Howard Weistling dreamed of becoming a great comic strip artist, but he felt compelled to enlist in the Army Air Corps during WWII. He eventually created a comic while a prisoner of war in Germany. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Hundreds March In Reenactment Of A Historic, But Long Forgotten Slave Rebellion https://www.npr.org/2019/11/09/777810796/hundreds-march-in-reenactment-of-a-historic-but-long-forgotten-slave-rebellion?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign https://www.npr.org/2019/11/09/777810796/hundreds-march-in-reenactment-of-a-historic-but-long-forgotten-slave-rebellion?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign Sun, 10 Nov 2019 01:42:07 UTC Leila Fadel at Art & Design : NPR Artist Dread Scott organized the 26-mile trek to New Orleans as a tribute to the men and women who protested their enslavement in the German Coast Uprising of 1811 by re-imagining a different outcome. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Not My Job: We Quiz 'Hamilton' Star Leslie Odom Jr. On Ben Franklin https://www.npr.org/2019/11/09/777605028/not-my-job-we-quiz-hamilton-star-leslie-odom-jr-on-ben-franklin?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign https://www.npr.org/2019/11/09/777605028/not-my-job-we-quiz-hamilton-star-leslie-odom-jr-on-ben-franklin?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign Sat, 09 Nov 2019 16:27:19 UTC Art & Design : NPR Leslie Odom Jr. originated the role of Aaron Burr in Hamilton and we were curious to find out: How much does he know about founding fathers who weren't in the hit Broadway musical? http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 'Un-African'? Photos Challenge Notions Of LGBTQ Identity In The African Diaspora https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2019/11/02/774039009/un-african-photos-challenge-notions-of-lgbtq-identity-in-the-african-diaspora?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2019/11/02/774039009/un-african-photos-challenge-notions-of-lgbtq-identity-in-the-african-diaspora?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign Sat, 02 Nov 2019 12:03:13 UTC Isabella Gomez Sarmiento at Art & Design : NPR Mikael Owunna's new book captures the stories of LGBTQ African immigrants, refugees and asylum-seekers reconciling their identity and their heritage. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Beloved By Some, Despised By Others, The Font Comic Sans Turns 25 https://www.npr.org/2019/10/30/774850953/beloved-by-some-despised-by-others-the-font-comic-sans-turns-25?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign https://www.npr.org/2019/10/30/774850953/beloved-by-some-despised-by-others-the-font-comic-sans-turns-25?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign Wed, 30 Oct 2019 21:39:00 UTC Andrew Limbong at Art & Design : NPR The cartoony font known as Comic Sans turns 25 this month. It's used for fun, sarcastic tones, and it has its share of haters. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Inktober Challenge Pushes Artists To Flex Their Creative Muscles https://www.npr.org/sections/pictureshow/2019/10/30/772976683/inktober-challenge-pushes-artists-to-flex-their-creative-muscles?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign https://www.npr.org/sections/pictureshow/2019/10/30/772976683/inktober-challenge-pushes-artists-to-flex-their-creative-muscles?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign Wed, 30 Oct 2019 13:15:36 UTC Emily Bogle at Art & Design : NPR The annual drawing challenge began a decade ago as a way for one artist to strengthen his ink-drawing skills. Now, millions of drawings showcasing portraits, animals and more are shared each year. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Let Your Creativity Flow with Distressed Texture https://www.artistsnetwork.com/art-techniques/let-your-creativity-flow-with-distressed-texture/ https://www.artistsnetwork.com/art-techniques/let-your-creativity-flow-with-distressed-texture/ Wed, 30 Oct 2019 02:52:00 UTC Artists Network Staff at Artists Network Do you have a passion for color? Do you revel at the sight of color running a little wild? If so, you&rsquo;ll want to explore the unlimited possibilities of fluid art using Marabu&rsquo;s new Alcohol Inks and Aqua Inks on Ampersand Claybord. No artist likes to get stuck in a rut. To keep the creative [&hellip;] The post Let Your Creativity Flow with Distressed Texture appeared first on Artists Network. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ The Code Switch Guide To Halloween https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2019/10/28/774036664/the-code-switch-guide-to-halloween?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2019/10/28/774036664/the-code-switch-guide-to-halloween?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=artdesign Mon, 28 Oct 2019 15:05:00 UTC Angela Vang at Art & Design : NPR Halloween each year brings a cauldron of unpleasantness for people of color &mdash; and a surge of questions to our inbox. To get through it all, we put together the official Code Switch Guide to Halloween. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/