Why Style Matters

Shortly before the opening day of the most important tournament in the history of the world unveiled itself, someone sent me this pic of the England team versus the Italian team, as they disembarked from their long flight to Brazil (I hope you guys picked up that I’m talking about the World Cup). Okay what […]

Elements of Design II

A continuation of Elements of Design I, here are the rest of the seven elements. After this, you should sound like an art aficionado. TEXTURE:  The way a surface feels, or appears to feel. Visual Texture:  The illusion of the surface texture gives a visual sense of how an object depicted would feel in real […]

Elements of Design I

So there I was, minding my own business last weekend in attendance of a BBQ for my neighbour’s birthday, when girl remarked, “I don’t like art. I just don’t understand it. Why is a blob in the middle of a painting called art?” Um…yeah…okay…That’s like someone saying they don’t like music, which just does not […]