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For a design so simple, the history of the smiley face is surprisingly long and contentious.
As protests surrounding the death of George Floyd have erupted across the US and around the world, artists have joined their voices in the call to honor his life, put an end to systemic racism, and stop police violence in communities of color.
Christo Vladimirov Javacheff, known as Christo, worked for decades with his wife and artistic partner, Jeanne-Claude Denat de Guillebon, to create massive installations around the world.

African American artists have contributed to this nation’s cultural landscape throughout its history. We are highlighting ten African American artists you should know more about. From colonial to modern times and realistic portraiture to minimalistic sculpture and striking abstractions, these diverse works and artists deserve more credit.

Dubbed the “queen of curve,” Zaha Hadid was an Iraqi-British architect who shaped modern cities the world over.
This week, one lucky raffle winner is taking home her very own Picasso.
Many famous paintings that have gone by different names over the years.

For years an invisible culprit has been eating away at one of the most famous paintings in the world. Edvard Munch’s The Scream, an iconic painting that many of us may be feeling a new kinship to, has slowly been deteriorating.

Claude Monet became a master painter whose works have become synonymous with the Impressionist movement he helped found.
A priceless cuneiform tablet owned by Hobby Lobby is one step closer to being returned to its native country this week.