A Guide To Becoming An Architect

Architecture is a career path that sees a person designing and planning buildings of every shape and size. It’s among one of the highest-paying professions in the world, especially in an age where cities are growing a constant rate. Becoming an architect requires dedication and time, and a certain ability with spatial planning and mathematics….

6 Amazing Abstract Buildings In The 21st Century

While the pyramids of Giza are incredible to see both near and afar, and the Statue of Liberty is something which thousands view and regularly admire, there are plenty of 21st century buildings which are a wonder to behold as well. Not only for their sheer size, but also for their abstract and surrealist nature….

The Tiniest Buildings From Around The World

It’s not uncommon to be left in awe when coming across a particularly large building, such as a skyscraper or a castle. But not every building in the world can be enormous; some are small, quaint, but packed with just as much character as any colossal piece of architecture….

The World’s Most Expensive Artworks

Millions of people all over the world are in agreement that art is subjective. While there are certainly many others who dispute this claim, there is no denying that some artworks have received a lot more attention than others have over the course of history. In fact, art collectors can often be quite competitive when…

The Best Tools To Use In Photoshop For Design Work

Photoshop is one of the most commonly used tools by graphic designers, artists and photographer’s around the world. As part of Adobe’s collection of creative products, it is one of the best design tools on the market, but for beginners and those just starting out, its wide array of features can be very overwhelming….

What Is Cubism?

The art movement, which became known as Cubism, was invented by Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. It was formed around the beginning of the 20th century and, as art historians term it, Cubism was a revolutionary way of depicting reality. What we mean by this is that instead of depicting a subject as it appears…

Why Adobe Creative Cloud Is Preferred Among Graphic Designers

If you were to ask a graphic designer what program suite they prefer to work on, nine times out of 10 the program name will be preceded by “Adobe”. Professional graphic designers  (and we say ‘professional’ to distinguish the designers from the people who are just interested in graphic design) are extremely loyal to this…

The World’s Most Ancient Buildings

Human beings have always had a fascination with changing the environment around them, and one of the most prolific ways they have done this over the last few thousand years is by building structures. These can range from simple living accommodation to storage for food, but they always meet a certain criterion: the building needs…

How Art Can Benefit Our Health

Humans have been creating art since before the beginning of recorded history. Cave paintings as far back as 30000 years have been found, testament to our need to create and document our presence on this planet. It’s considered by many as the one of the true, defining aspects of our species, and it’s something that…

The World’s Most Well-Known Logos

The modern world is packed to the brim with symbolism, and it’s an aspect of humanity that has been around for thousands of years. From the crucifix to the Star of David, we have always been attracted to symbols, and that’s no different to the logos that are found as part of some of the…