Featured Artist: Qianhui De


In the Featured Artist|Designer section, I highlight artists and designers that I’ve worked with personally as students or clients. The goal is to promote their work to a larger audience and to give more context to the kind of work that I do as an English language coach. Who is Qianhui De? Qianhui De is … Continue reading Featured Artist: Qianhui De

Video Mondays


On Mondays, we look at videos of art critiques, interviews, and resource demos. Today we’ll discuss the Borderless exhibit by Team Lab. I’ll ask three questions for you to reply to in the comments, and then I’ll share the answers on Facebook during Friday Live!  At Artglish, we help artists and designers learn to give … Continue reading Video Mondays

Thursdays in Review


On Thursdays, we read reviews or news stories about art or design and study the language used in them. This week’s article is about Carlos Amorales, a multi-disciplinary Mexican artist who creates conceptual art in the forms of installation, performance, film, graphics, animation, and sound. Since Spanish is the most spoken language of Mexico, some … Continue reading Thursdays in Review

Wordy Wednesdays


   On Wednesdays, we look at artist/design statements or About pages and discuss the best vocabulary to describe the work. Today we’ll look at the About page of Dante Dentoni, an Argentinian sculptor who works with Legos. Here is the text from his About page, in italics. Dante Dentoni (b. 1974 in Santa Rosa, Argentina) … Continue reading Wordy Wednesdays

Thursdays in Review


On Thursdays, we read reviews or news stories about art or design and study the language used in them. This week’s article from Artsy is about an exhibit of 16 Burning Man artists who have installed their work in the Smithsonian’s Renwick Gallery in Washington D.C. First, a little background: Burning Man is an annual … Continue reading Thursdays in Review