June 2021: Body Art

Tips Stay safe!!! Do a test strip on the skin first. Body makeup and face paint are ideal. Only use water based paint. Don’t use oil paint. Don’t use cadmium or cobalt colors. (always use the hue versions) Check the toxicity label on the paint. Inspiration Body Art Resources Kryolan pro make-up brand How to […]

May 2021: Abstract Art à la Carte

Submissions are closed. Inspiration The following artists are also a good source of inspiration for this prompt: Torkwase Dyson Dorothea Rockburne Elliott Hundley Tauba Auerbach Cy Twombly Anoka Faruqee

April 2021 Winners

This video shows the results of the 2021 April Art Dare: “Selfie Self-Portraits,” where participants were asked create artwork in any medium based on a selfie! The art dare challenged people to play with distortion, exaggeration, point of view, foreshortening, and more in their self-portraits. Discussion led by Art Prof Clara Lieu and Teaching Artist […]

April 2021: Selfie Self-portraits

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March 2021 Winners

Art Prof Clara Lieu and Teaching Artist Deepti Menon announce the results of the 2021 March Art Dare: “Ink Blots,” where participants were asked to throw down random blots of ink on a surface in any manner, and then develop an artwork from there. Announcement

March 2021: Ink Blots

Submissions are closed. Inspiration The following artists are also a good source of inspiration for this prompt: Ralph Steadman Daniel Egnéus Hermann Rorschach Stefan G. Bucher Justinus Kerner Antony Gormley

February 2021 Winners

Art Prof Clara Lieu announces the results of the 2021 February Art Dare: “Elements of Art IRL,” where participants were asked to see the Elements of Art in real life, and then take photos of where you see these elements in your everyday life. Announcement

February 2021: The Elements of Art IRL

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January 2021 Winners

Art Prof Clara Lieu and Teaching Artist Lauryn Welch announce the results of the 2021 January Art Dare: “Paper Trail Collages,” where participants were asked to make a personal map of how they read a newspaper using traditional or digital collage.  Announcement

January 2021: Paper Trail Collages

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