“The discovery of lapis lazuli in the dental calculus of an 11th-century religious woman is without precedent in the European medieval archaeological record.”
The Porc-Epic cave served as a hub for powdered ochre pigment production for at least 4500 years.
...And Crayola wants your help naming it.
A TED-Ed mini-documentary explains the history of poison pigments.
Artist Stuart Semple responds to Vantablack 2.0 with Black 2.0, making it available to anyone who wants it. Anyone, of course, but Anish Kapoor.
A Korean artist illustrates from the heart in her visual diary of daily life.
Katharina Grosse's energetic paintings owe the tagger's aerosol bottle for its unique textures.
Manoj Raj traveled to the “birthplace of Lord Krishna” to capture his subjects.
Jaya Suartika makes the body a canvas for his fragmented mythologies, animals, and patterns.
By day, it's the Amazon River, but by night a newly formed galaxy in the glow-in-the-dark works of Bogi Fabian.