Two-hundred and sixty-six days ago, I expressed my irrevocable passion for books… Today, I shall express my love for the art of writing; for the art of mixing and painting words; Words that create worlds. Voltaire once said, “One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.” That is indeed true. Words are yours..
Create to Donate at AISE Create to Donate, a club at AIS, is one of the great new clubs that we have in our school. To my knowledge, Create to Donate is a great artistic club that involves many artistic people. They collaboratively use their artistic skills to make something, which is later donated to..
Colors speak a hundred thousand thoughts and create a story of peace and anger. They make up this magnum opus; one great work. Free of prejudice, restrictions, limitations. A free mind expressed past the realm of reason and convention, through colors. Colors that are bright like the day, dark like nightfall. Colors that are quiet..
Music is something most people around the world adore. In fact, an average kid listens to 2.5 hours of music per day! Music is composed to inspire those who need to be entertained. People listen to music almost all the time, when taking a shower, on their way to school and back, during study hours,..
National Novel Writing Month takes place in November. During this time, participants write a novel…Wow, that wasn’t much of an explanation. Well, if you want more information, you’ve come to the right place! If you’re a writer, then you’ll be all over this event. But first, you probably want to know more about it. So,..
When we talk about Mexico, we talk about a very wide culture, but we can resume it in three parts; gastronomy, folklore, and traditions.The Republic of the United States of Mexico counts with 32 states. From North to South, East to West, the richness of the Mexican soil inspire people to create incredible and authentic..
Iman Issa, born in 1979 in Cairo, is an artist based in Cairo and New York and fortunately is still alive. Her works look at the power of display in relation to academic and cultural institutions. Issa has received a HNB-MACBA award and she as well has solo and group exhibitions. In the late 1990s,..
The Date Palm Festival, aka Mahragan El Nakheel, was held on October 22, 2016 at Fagnoon Art School. Fagnoon Art School, which was founded by Egyptian artist Mohamed Allam, is essentially “Allam’s vision of an ideal society where freedom of expression, respect for the environment and mutual consideration are the norm.” Additionally, Allam wanted children..
Henri Rousseau was born in Laval, France on May 21, 1844 and died on September 2, 1910. Henri grew up in a middle-class family. During his lifetime, as a boy he worked in his father’s plumbing business. He worked for a lawyer then moved to Paris in 1868, where he began working as a toll..
Through life, various means of escape, peace, and happiness can be found in many different things. One of the most effective, most efficient and most imaginative means of escape personally would be through art. Whether it’s physical art, melodious art, theater art, literature art, music, paintings, poems, television, art has the essence of being the..
Bob Dylan once said, “A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.” Rarely do individuals do what they truly want to do or be true to themselves, especially teenagers. As a High Schooler, whether you’re a freshman, sophomore,..
A few weeks ago, 27 year old American Artist, Lana Newstrom introduced her new “Invisible Art” collection. Pictures show “Art enthusiasts admire Newstrom’s paintings and sculptures at the Schulberg Gallery in New York”. Newstrom stated that “Just because you can’t see anything, doesn’t mean I didn’t put hours of work into creating a particular..
I can’t express how saddened I am by the lack of communication this generation of humans share. I may still be young, but I remember how fun it was to share a moment of your life with someone else, and I’m not talking about marriage. I’m talking about simple face-to-face communication. It’s the 21st century,..
I recently stumbled across some of Andres Amador’s art pieces and was mind blown of how his ability of turning something into an artwork without fully looking at it. Andres, 40, talking in the video below about his love for the geometric figures and the process of making the artwork. He stated that he doesn’t..