Vincent Van Gogh

Teen Creates Stunning Painting On Her Leg Instead Of Self-Harming

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A teenager has inspired thousands of people by creating a stunning piece of art on her leg when she was tempted to self-harm. Amelia Hall, a student a...

How To Respond To Art You Don't Like

Rosie Leizrowice | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Rosie Leizrowice

Art is an essential part of our lives. Every person has their own complex opinions on it. In my experience, learning to react to it in a mature, nuanced way can have a powerful impact on how you interact with the world. Dislike is an underrated, yet crucial part of developing a sophisticated perspective.

Say What? Van Gogh's Severed Ear 'Regrown' From Cells Of Living Relative

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK

A replica of Vincent Van Gogh’s ear has been grown using genetic material from one of his surviving relatives. Artist Diemut Strebe created the ...

LOOK: Famous Art Recreated With Torchlight

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK

Look familiar? Illuminating Banksy's The Balloon Girl These incredible re-imaginings of famous artworks are created entirely by light. Artist...

Patrons of the Soul's Song

Ana Tzarev | Posted 07.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Ana Tzarev

When we look upon beautiful works made by the hands of men, we may be swept off in their purity, the directness of vision that turned ideas into masterpieces. In doing so, we are quick to forget that no man - even the brightest, most inspired among us - creates entirely in isolation.

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 19 A Tale of Two Sjieks

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 25.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Woodham Smith

I am so torn between my old love and my new one. They are both low key, food and wine centred, disinterested in show or pretence in any way. In the end I think I can cope with two Maastricht Sjieks in my life. It is not a betrayal after all.

WATCH: The Domino Version Of Vincent Van Gogh's 'Starry Night'

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Comedy

YouTuber and domino enthusiast 'Flippycat' has done it again. And by 'it', we mean 'create a spectacular domino run' and record it all on camera. This...

10 Disturbing Self-Portraits

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 27.04.2012 | Home

Artists have the ability to create beautiful things. How is it, then, that when it comes to portraying themselves on canvas, it can sometimes seem so....

Can Depression Be An Artist's Muse?

The Huffington Post UK | Kate Sullivan | Posted 26.04.2012 | Home

The relationship between mental health and artistic creativity has long been a subject of debate. From Picasso's 'blue period' to Tracey Emin's un...

Why Van Gogh's Sunflowers Now Delight Scientists As Much As Art Lovers

PA | Posted 29.05.2012 | Home

Vincent van Gogh's famous sunflower paintings display a striking feature more of interest to scientists than art aficionados, it has been revealed. ...

Van Gogh's Famous Suicide An Accident, Says Revelatory Book

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 17.12.2011 | UK

For an artist as tortured as Vincent Van Gogh it seems quite explicable - if tragic - that his life ended in suicide. But for two Pulitzer Prize-wi...