Aartzest presents a modern twist to conventional blog entries, covering multiple topics, from art critiques and commentary to insider art world gossip, art fairs, auction results, art news, personal essays, portfolios, interviews, artists' journals, art marketing advice and artist biographies.
This forum can also be used to reach out to everyone with an interest in art. Let it be painting, sculpture, printmaking, creative photography, video art, conceptual art or new media. In this way, it could be frequented not only for the experts of different forms of art, but also collectors, enthusiasts, and reviewers.
Have you been worried about free speech as much as I have? How do you value and encourage free expression when there's a terrible tendency among some, like President Trump, to flood public space with crap? There's an important dialog going on about this that I feel demands our attention.
Dinusha T. Jayawardene is a Sri Lankan based Contemporary Artist who is also a lawyer by profession and has a passion towards charitable causes. She has displayed her artwork at www.aartzy.com and proceeds from the sale of her paintings will go towards opportunities to improve the lives of those with mental ill-health in Sri Lanka.
A self-taught artist, be it a musician, painter, or a dancer, has a talent which is incomparable. Today, we speak to one such painter who has given a new breath of life to the way we perceive nature. Malinga Kumarasinghe is our featured artist today as we find out more about him and his love for Art.