The Daily Muse: Hannah Höch (1889 – 1978), Photomontage/Collage Artist

Hannah Höch was born Anna Therese Johanne Höch in Gotha, Germany. In 1912 she began classes at the School of Applied Arts in Berlin under the guidance of glass designer Harold Bergen.She chose the curriculum glass design and graphic arts, rather…

Alessandra Pagliuca

The Daily Muse: Speed Painting Video by Alessandra Pagliuca

Alessandra Pagliuca was born in 1988 in Chivasso, in the province of Turin (Italy), where She still lives and works. She graduated from a high school specializing in painting and then decided to devote herself full-time artistic experimentation. Her…

Laura Wait

The Daily Muse: Laura Wait
Mixed Media and Book Artist

She studied art history in college at Barnard College with the idea that she needed to look at art, and that the making could come later. New York was a wonderful place to see art, and she made bi-weekly pilgrimages to look at art around the city.…

The Daily Muse: An Exclusive Interview with Illustrator Lorna Leigh Harrington

Elusive Muse is pleased to share an exclusive interview with illustrator Lorna Leigh Harrington.

Daniel Mochi

The Daily Muse: Daniel Mochi, Contemporary Artist

Daniel Mochi is an Argentinian artist living in Buenos Aires. He finds influence in native arts, the shapes and lines, and concise, simple representations of the natural world.

Kanchan Mahon

The Daily Muse: An Exclusive Interview With Collage Artist Kanchan Mahon

Kanchan Mahon is a self-taught artist using the medium of hand-cut paper collage. Her art is quixotic, vibrant and otherworldly. Images are combined with intricate pattern, rich texture.

The Daily Muse: An Exclusive Interview with Mixed Media Artist Molly Bosley

Molly Bosley began collecting small relics at an early age in the Boston suburb where she grew up. She has since then continued this tradition and found ways to incorporate the findings from yard sales, junk stores and the great outdoors, into her…

The Daily Muse:
Danielle Kroll, Illustrator & Designer

Danielle Kroll is a Brooklyn-based artist and designer. She graduated from Tyler School of Art and proceeded to work in Anthropologie’s Art Department in Philadelphia. Currently, Danielle works for herself on a variety of projects from illustration…

Steven Lopez

The Daily Muse: Speed Painting by Steven Lopez

Born in Los Angeles, Lopez was heavily influenced by hip-hop culture and graffiti art. He is a painter who has emerged from the graffiti subculture and academic influence.

The Daily Muse: Alfons Maria Mucha
(1860 to 1939), Art Nouveau Painter and Decorative Artist

Alfons Maria Mucha (July 1860 – July 1939), often known in English and French as Alphonse Mucha, was a Czech Art Nouveau painter and decorative artist,known best for his distinct style. He produced many paintings, illustrations, advertisements,…

Karen Appleton

The Daily Muse: Karen Appleton, Painter

Karen Appleton is a self-taught oil painter originally from the South, now living in Atlanta, GA. Karen focuses on southern traditions, including food traditions of the South. She reflects on her upbringing through her work, painting people and the…

La Scarlatte

The Daily Muse: An Exclusive Interview with illustrator “La Scarlatte”

La Scarlatte is an illustration and design studio. The artwork consists of detailed, elegant, and hand-drawn designs which result in rhythmic, organic illustrations. Elusive Muse is pleased to share a short interview with designer and illustrator.

The Daily Muse: Gelli Printing in Bemidji

As many of you know, I recently returned from a week long art retreat in Bemidji, MN with friends Brian Kasstle, John Arbuckle and our wonderful host Terry Garrett. While we were there we spent one entire day working on gelli prints.

Antonio Donghi

The Daily Muse: Antonio Donghi
(1897 – 1963), Italian Painter

Born in Rome, Antonio Donghi studied painting at the Instituto di Belle Arti from 1908 to 1916. After military service in World War I, he studied art in Florence and Venice, soon establishing himself as one of Italy’s leading figures in the…

Juan Francisco Adaro

The Daily Muse: Juan Francisco Adaro, Mixed Media Artist

Juan Francisco Adaro is an artist of all visual media, however, he is most well know as a painter whose signature painting style is the utilization of oil, watercolor, industrial paint, gesso, and acrylic in a chaotic freestyle form while creating…