Browsing Category : Art & Travel

Rainy Day Weekends


So earlier I wrote about what you can do if you’re snowed in. It’s raining today in Vegas, a rarity for sure. Coupled with that it’s chilly and I want to do is sit on my couch wrapped in a blanket, watch movies and eat popcorn. Instead I’ll start a project. Here are some rainy day activities you can do,…

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Top 10 Places to travel in 2017


If you’re anything like me you have written down a list of destinations you want to hit this year. Places that interest you, things you want to see and stuff you want to experience. My list has a couple of places that I love and have visited a lot and then it has some new adventures that I’m looking forward…

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Why I believe Art Education is Important.


Arts education is something near and dear to my heart. I am after all a product of it. I have my BA is Art History and my MA in Art Business. As I studied my degrees I saw how important arts education was. It not only helps people to become more cultured but it helps us to better understand the…

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Where are you headed this weekend?


It’s a questions we ask when we come in contact with a friend or family. Most of the time we respond with not much or same old. Don’t you want to have something else to say? A story to tell? So get out and do something! Here are some events that are happening this weekend…around the world. Go to an…

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New Art Fair Announced for Next Year!


If you’re a fan of Art Fairs…or maybe you’ve never been to one and have always been curious. Paris will be the home to the Biennale des Antiquaires beginning in November of 2017. The annual fair will focus on decorative art from the 16th century to the present and will be housed at the Palais Brongniart, according to the Art Newspaper.…

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Art Auctions


(Feature image courtesy of the ArtsJournal) Ever been to an auction? Felt the fervor of a bidding war? If you’re in New York this week you can attend the Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Art Sales. By the time this posts Sotheby’s auction will have already gone off but Christie’s in Midtown doesn’t hit until Wednesday the 16th. An art auction,…

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Van Gogh in Amsterdam


(Feature image: Vincent Van Gogh, Cafe Terrace on the Place du Forum (1888), Reproduced image from the Metropolitan Museum on Art. My absolute favorite work by this great artist.) Many of you have seen Van Gogh’s works. They have been injected into pop culture time and time again. You can find his works on mugs, tote bags and mouse pads. But it’s…

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Art & Travel Tuesdays


So for Tuesdays I thought I would write about one of my loves and what all of my continuing education has focused on…the art world. I love how art is completely and totally subjective. The fact that no two people really see or get the same reaction from a work of art, whatever it might be. Therefore Tuesdays will be…

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