Media art and its forms

Modern society is closely related to the concept of “new media. The most succinct definition was offered by Professor Russell Neumann: “New media are a new format of media existence, permanently accessible on digital devices and involving the active participation of users in the creation and distribution of content”. Every year new media are actively introduced in different spheres and […]

Scanning the World: How to Digitize Art

The age of digital technology has posed the challenge of transferring the world around us into an electronic format. This is accomplished by scanning ancestral texts and images, by digitizing terrain for navigation, by transferring layouts for design, and even by scanning distant objects in our universe. Technologies designed to achieve this goal exist both in the form of expensive […]

How to draw metal in digital art

Finished drawing, and the knight’s armor doesn’t look like battle-worn iron? Does gold look more like copper? It might be worth practicing drawing (or 2D rendering) materials. Let’s see how other artists tackle these tasks. What is material rendering in 2D drawing and why is it needed? The term “rendering” came into the field of digital drawing from 3D modeling. […]

How to protect digital art copyrights with the NFT

Non-transferable tokens (NFTs) have conquered the world and given impetus to a new generation of digital artists, many of whom have become internationally renowned millionaires. In addition to combating costly intermediaries, NFTs offer radical new ways to express themselves, attract fans, and spread the word. As NFT prices continue to break records and legitimate content rights holders enter the market, […]

How to master digital coloring techniques in Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is a very flexible program. You can use Photoshop to do many things, such as edit photos, create digital artwork, graphic design, the Internet, and even edit videos. If you want to learn how to master digital coloring, Photoshop can also help you. There are many good reasons to learn this technique with Photoshop. Users can try many […]

How to draw a self-portrait

Self-portraiture is one of the oldest trends in art, and for good reason. Not only can you always pose (if you have a mirror), but there is no better way to practice achieving a likeness than with the face you are most familiar with. Let’s go over some tips about drawing a self-portrait. Avoid drawing only from photos The best […]

Artistic Art

If the new art is not understood by everyone, it means that its means are not universal.  Art is not for all people in general, but only for a very small category of people who may not be more significant than others, but are clearly not like others. First of all, there is one thing that is useful to clarify. […]

How to paint metal with an electric current

Electrostatic painting is the application of paint to the surface using the forces of interaction between fixed point electric charges (Coulomb force). The paint material (most often water-based, but there are also variants with organic solvent) is applied with a special paint gun. Technology The electrostatic atomizer was first used in 1941 by the American inventor G. Ransburg. The technique […]

How do I get to Berning Man and where is it located?

Once a year, in the middle of the American Black Rock Desert in Nevada, Burning Man happens.  Burning Man is a festival of freedom, creativity, and self-expression. It is created amidst the sands by the participants themselves, and by their own hands everything is literally destroyed to ashes. “Burning Man” begins on the last Sunday in August and lasts for […]