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Corporate Art Services: Boosting Productivity, Well-Being & Collaboration Link

Corporate Art Services: Boosting Productivity, Well-Being & Collaboration

Art, a language as old as humanity itself, weaves its way into our lives, painting its influence onto the canvas of our daily activities. At IPaintMyMind, we firmly believe in celebrating this relationship every individual has with art, and its power to induce changes that transform societies and individuals...

Jan 22, 2024
Artist Feature: Takashi Murakami Link

Artist Feature: Takashi Murakami

Takashi Murakami’s dazzling artwork straddles the line between cultural product and high art. His paintings, sculptures, digital work, and merchandise are brought to life by the artist’s magical and somewhat psychedelic contemporary Pop Art style. Laughing flowers and the omnipresent Mr. DOB character pops up again and again, as...

Jan 19, 2024
11 Awesome Curriculum Supplements & Printables for Art Teachers Link

11 Awesome Curriculum Supplements & Printables for Art Teachers

More and more, art teachers are looking for new resources, diverse artists, and helpful tools to save time and reduce the insanity of often being the only art teacher in a school. This means curriculum supplements and printables have risen in value, as far as giving art teachers great,...

Jan 15, 2024
Why Rent Art For Your Office in 2024? Link

Why Rent Art For Your Office in 2024?

You may have asked why rent art for your office? This blog post serves to shed light on this issue, to provide a deeper understanding of the immense benefits that come with having art in a work environment. Art has always been the beating heart pulsating with the rhythm...

Jan 08, 2024
10 Tips for Getting Out of a Creative Rut Link

10 Tips for Getting Out of a Creative Rut

Creativity is the spark necessary to create art, but even the most talented young artists can struggle with creative block. Creative block is a phenomenon where a person experiences a lack of inspiration, motivation, or ideas, making it difficult to create art. It can be frustrating and discouraging, but...

Dec 11, 2023
Time, Money, & Respect: The Very Real Challenges, Roadblocks, & Hurdles Public School Teachers Face Link

Time, Money, & Respect: The Very Real Challenges, Roadblocks, & Hurdles Public School Teachers Face

Public school teachers in the United States face a mountain of obstacles in their daily dedication to our students and future. Year in and year out, public school teachers and Principals face significant challenges when it comes to the various factors making their job harder than they should and...

Nov 27, 2023
Artist Feature: Kerry James Marshall Link

Artist Feature: Kerry James Marshall

The rich imagery of a Kerry James Marshall painting is full of color, emotion, and memory. Each new piece he creates embraces blackness as a signifier of difference, to explore the relationship of black people to American identity, the lack of black people as subjects or creators in the...

Nov 24, 2023
How Principals Can Supercharge Their Elementary School Arts Program and Support Students and Families Link

How Principals Can Supercharge Their Elementary School Arts Program and Support Students and Families

It is no secret that arts education has been on the decline in recent years. With schools facing budget cuts and an emphasis on standardized testing, many arts programs have been scaled back or eliminated altogether.  And as Principals, you’re doing everything you can to enrich the school experience,...

Nov 13, 2023
IPMM Screenprinting Workshop @ Edison Park Elementary Link

IPMM Screenprinting Workshop @ Edison Park Elementary

Last week we had a blast delivering our Screenprinting Workshop to a group of students at Edison Park Elementary (CPS) on Chicago’s northwest side. Luckily for everyone involved, we were provided with a beautiful, sunny day that allowed us to set up outside, right by the curb, and make...

Nov 07, 2023
Artist Feature: Vik Muniz Link

Artist Feature: Vik Muniz

Vik Muniz’s photography embraces the painterly and sculptural with his unique process. He uses unconventional materials and found objects to create expressive images that often reference the work of the Old Masters, which he then photographs. Muniz’s pieces use anything from chocolate syrup to dust to diamonds to compose...

Nov 04, 2023