The Arts

Unidentified Trang Bang villagers flee down Route 1 after a misdirected napalm attack by South Vietnamese pilots

How Powerful, Graphic Photos Can Impact America's Psyche

In the internet era, a picture worth a thousand words can also attract a thousand trolls.

 | Clayton Sandell

Banksy And The Rise Of Outlaw Art

Banksy And The Rise Of Outlaw Art

"Newsy Docs Presents" puts a spotlight on the underground artist and the generation of street art he inspired.

 | Scripps News Staff

A person walks by a non-fungible token vending machine.

What Are NFTs, And Are They Worth It? Experts, Artists Weigh In

Non-fungible tokens are digital assets built using generally the same programming as cryptocurrency. So, why are they exploding in popularity now?

 | Axel Turcios

A man rides his bike through San Francisco

Fitness Fanatics Use GPS Tracker To Turn Routes Into Art

Fitness fanatics are creating art while tracking their runs and bike rides on their phones, mapping their city into a masterpiece.

 | Jason Bellini

Painting of King Louis XIV

The Male Beginnings Of 'Feminine' Fashion

Gender-specific fashion is historically fickle.

 | Chance Seales and K.B. Mensah

Stormy Afternoon by Spanish artist Joaqun Sorolla (est. £500,000-700,000) goes on view.

How Art Goes From Concept To Costly

Four main factors come into play.

 | Chance Seales

Crayola crayons

Crayola Blows Dandelion Right Out Of Its 24-Pack Of Crayons

So long, dandelion! We hardly got to color with you.

 | Katherine Biek

Photographer Bill Cunningham smiling and holding a camera in September 2015

Photography Legend Bill Cunningham Dies At Age 87

Cunningham once said, "If we all went out looking like slobs, like me, it'd be a pretty dreary world."

 | Samantha Crook

American Artist Ellsworth Kelly Dies

Kelly is known for bright colors and minimalist shapes.

 | Kate Grumke

The Optical Illusion Hidden In The 'Mona Lisa,' Explained

The woman in Leonardo da Vinci’s famous painting doesn’t always appear to be smiling, thanks to an artistic technique.

 | Evan Thomas

Artist H.R. Giger, Mind Behind 'Alien' Artwork, Dies At 74

The surrealist sculptor and painter was known for his nightmarish "biomechanical" style, and was heavily involved with sci-fi and heavy metal art.

 | Steven Sparkman