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DADA is a global social network where people speak to each other through drawings. It’s free to use. Nothing is uploaded – all the art is created by users on the platform. Anyone is welcome – a somewhat limited artistic toolbox makes even an amateur feel comfortable. With a simple and user-friendly interface, the platform leaves the spotlight for the more important – the healing power of collaborative art.
Procreate® is a creative application with over 130 handcrafted brushes that lets one create sketches, paintings and illustrations on the go, mostly used on iPad. The website itself looks like an art sketchbook, all of the device screens full of digital art. The “showcase” section of the website features popular and recent art created on the app.
FATCAT.ART was inspired by a made up legend of Zarathustra the Cat who creates «Mews to the Great Artists» by invading famous masterpieces. Only true artists can appreciate the «generous body and sublime soul» of Zarathustra the Cat. This website «about art for art-loving cats» is everything you ever dreamt of when it comes to a wild mixture of art and cat memes, a source of joy and laughter for the community of cat lovers which we all belong to. There are also prints and posters if you absolutely must have one!
You have On-Demand almost for everything from food delivery to grocery and tv, movies – so why art should stay behind? This is where KORNEA is rising to the challenge with its platform dedicated to visual arts. Their experience is immersive for the users, and on the plus side, it contributes to the creative economy by creating an additional source of revenue for artists. What there is not to like? You can now stream visual arts on your mobile device or your tv, it is super easy, and you can enjoy painting, photography, videos and more digital art. It couldn’t be easier to browse, discover and immerse yourself in your favourite artwork!
.ART has always been one to create opportunities. This is why we are happy about this next adopter: Kovet.art! They are an art gallery dedicated to democratizing the art world. With their help, you will find art by rising stars and supporting the artists. Art is for everyone to enjoy, and you can be sure that you invest in something that you love while also contributing to support artists. You can also feel sound about the investment as kovet.ART is built on great foundations with technological innovators and market experts.
Elephant is a creative-service provider to the fine-art sector. At its core it is a quarterly print magazine, producing books and videos for partner organizations. It also provides creative expertise and collaborations which can take the form of a real-time, physical performance or event, made available to a global audience via broadcast on the elephant.art online platform.
Are you familiar with the ICA? The Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London was founded in the late 1940s by artists, poets, and supporters. Already then, they presented groundbreaking projects. They still are; they showcase Richard Hamilton, Francis Bacon, Damien Hirst, Tacita Been, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and many more before they were mainstreams. They also held lectures, and historical performances, legendary concerts and independent cinema. Their vision is radically progressive and truly contemporary art at the forefront of what the art world is. Also, note their very trendy bookstore filled with wonders and treasures, as well as their ICA Artists’ Edition.
Mucha.ART is dedicated to Alphonse Mucha, a Czech painter, illustrator and graphic artist who is was front and center in the Art Nouveau Period. Operated by the Mucha Foundation Publishing, this website showcases the best of that period and some stunning iconic images. You will be able to shop all the essentials to ‘’muchanised” your decor making it picture-perfect of the Art Nouveau Period. Furthermore, you can also develop your expertise on this stylized and decorative period with their informative inserts.
Are you searching for new music to listen to or to get inspired by great women? Manizha is a Russian-Tajik singer and songwriter who uses her notoriety to make some good – she is also a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Her style is genre-busting, and she draws from what inspires her as well as her roots. On her website, you can find her music and her videos, of course, and discover more of her and her aesthetic. The website’s visual is highly appealing and showcases a richness that is bold and feels representative. A visit to her website will inspire you to find your way and to discover an authentic artist who isn’t scared to make the most with the cards she was handed.
NFT’s have been in the news for several months. This adopter is also finding new ways to push the boundaries further with their AI Art Fair – they are making history and seizing the opportunity to shape the art world of the future. Their pioneering approach highlights the possibilities of digital and virtual artists, creating a vision that challenges the very nature of art. AI is creating new opportunities in many domains, but its application in the arts bring unprecedented possibilities to create new forms, experience and art. With their first edition in London, which took place earlier in 2021, we can’t wait to see what is next for them and where they will take us.