The Secrets of Art Magazine is aimed for those who have a strong passion and interest in the visual culture whether they are artists, art professionals, collectors or art lovers. The ultimate goal is highlighting the importance of creativity and art, as channels for change and for the promotion of aesthetics in other areas of life.

In Focus

Nature in motion that inspires to create

Imagine a place in which wherever you look at you find natural beauty in various forms. Whether they are snowy mountains, immaculate fjords, clear waters or the cities themselves, everything is vivid and constantly changing. The natural beauty of Lofoten has long inspired artists and continues to do so with art, architecture, visions and projects […]

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Art Shaping the Future

Borderless Art – the life of an art project

The personal project dedicated to the legendary Titanic ship and its passengers was born from a personal story of the artist and it grew over the years into a cultural and educational project, bringing together several nations from around the world. How is an art project born and how does it develop from a dream, […]

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Art Advocates

An Ambassador who linked history to the present for the future

A story that connected history to the present started off with a passenger traveling from Lebanon to Canada on the legendary Titanic in 1912. A bit more than 100 years later, in the present, Lebanon’s Ambassador to Germany, HE Dr. Mustapha Adib donated two artworks, dedicated to two Lebanese passengers on the Titanic to a […]

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In Focus

Meet us at the Paris contemporary art show by YIA ART FAIR

Pick up a free copy of the Secrets of Art Magazine at the Paris Contemporary Art Show by YIA Art Fair. The Secrets of Art Magazine is proud to be part of the annual Paris Contemporary Art Show by YIA Art Fair. Celebrating this co-operation visitors are welcomed with a complimentary copy of the latest edition of […]

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Women in the Art World

Women artists who are also mothers

Differentiating women artists after pregnancy seems to be a past issue now that so many opportunities exist to make choices from. But what about limitations that come from women themselves, that need to be re-evaluated? In the past women were tied to domestic life, having no access to learning art as a vocation, participating in […]

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Art Collecting

Art collectors or investors, passion or pure investment?

Why an artwork is bought or a specific artist is collected has always been an intriguing question for both artists and those who buy and or sell their artworks. There are plenty of thoughts and writings about it. Regardless of the times, the underlying reasons stay the same: moved by passion, emotions, gut feeling, taste […]

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Art Collector

Stefan Buder, an art collector with passion

Passion can mean many things for many people, especially when it comes to art collecting. Stefan Buder is one of those unique collectors who collects art by listening to his passion, and not because of its auction performance. His philosophy is to be fascinated by the artist and the story behind each artwork because that’s […]

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Where Business Crosses Art

Art Market – from transformation to revolution

Art and finance, art and money are seemingly contrasting issues, lying quite far from each other. They however are interlinked and necessarily go hand-in-hand, especially as new creative ways and alternative business models are being born in the art ecosystem of today. The ecosystem of the art world is a very heterogeneous one, involving many […]

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Artist

Rebirth – changing into different forms

Her art is like poetry, flowing colours, textures and forms touching the soul. They talk for themselves. She considers her art more important than her public profile and wants to be seen only through her works, without any filters. Her name is Kyung-Hee KIM, fabric artist from Korea, which she considers enough to introduce herself. […]

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Art Shaping the Future

“The Space for Art“ story

It all began with an idea, which gave birth to The Space for Art Foundation. The mission of the Space for Art Foundation is to unite children around the world to help them overcome challenges they are facing, through the discovery of the wonder of space exploration with the power of art. The Foundation’s projects […]

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Art Stories

Painting celebrities – seeking freedom in painting

Most of us have never heard that Johnny Depp, Adrien Brody, Sylvester Stallone, Jim Carrey, Lucy Liu, Dennis Hopper, James Franco, Anthony Hopkins, Wiggo Mortensen, Jennifer Aniston, Michelle Pfeiffer would have other creative talents than acting and that they also paint, and probably most people have not even seen any of their artwork. They might […]

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Art Shaping the Future

Where art and science meet

Is there a connection between art and science? If yes, then can this connection shape our views of humanity and our universe? Such questions come to our minds when we see the beauty and vastness of our space via photographs and when scientific explorations give new meanings to life. The relationship between arts and sciences […]

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