David Hockney: 60 Years of Work at Tate Britain | Changing Pages #Art

He paints skies and swimming pools so blue I want to dive right in. Sunlight shimmers and dances off the water in these paintings amid an array of vivid blues and greens that seem to intensify the longer you look. #Art

Book Review: ‘All Night In The New Country’ By Miriam Bird Greenberg | #Poetry #WomenWriters

If you would’ve told me a few years ago, Six Rivers Press published what can best be described as a post-apocalyptic poetry book, I wouldn’t have believed you (“the post-apocalyptic genre is strongly associated with fiction, thereby it’s closely tied to works such as The 5th Wave or something” my snooty nerd-self would’ve replied).

Book Review: ‘Brain Fever’ By Kimiko Hahn | #Poetry #WomenWriters

There are some writers who have a knack at creating something refreshing; something that is so enjoyable, you don’t realize you’ve already read halfway. Kimiko Hahn has this quality.

Book Review: ‘Love Sonnets & Elegies’ By Louise Labé, Translated By Richard Sieburth | #Poetry #WomenWriters

We travel back in time within memories that could have been created today; within moments that reveal the fears, desires, and betrayals felt by the lovers of our past, our future, and even our imaginations.

The Wire’s Dream | Inaugural Art & Combinación Issue Is Now Available To View As A Minimalist-Styled Magazine

I’m beyond excited to reveal the first ever publication by the Black Lion. The Wire’s Dream is now in a minimalist-styled magazine layout — as it was always intended to be.

UPDATE: Artist Sissh Continues Inspiring All With Her Watercolors, Illustrations, And Art

Recently, Sissh work consist of acrylic abstracts depicting beautiful watercolored landscapes that give the impression of realism mixed with a textured perspective. Her style expands to the digital realms where she has mixed traditional and digital media to produce beautiful pieces.

Duck, Death and the Tulip-A Picture Book for Adults?

This book is a beautiful piece of art which would appeal to anyone who likes a book with a devilish sense of irony and humor. It poses poignant questions on mortality; and, one should not snub this book as a children’s book.

I Want My Hat Back, We Found A Hat, and This Is Not My Hat By Jon Klassen Are Three Adorable Books For Children That Even Adults Will Enjoy

Now, these books are aimed for children, but like I say about most of the children’s books I’ve recently reviewed, all three books adults will enjoy too. A main reason? They’re ADORABLE.

The Wire’s Dream | A Wordless Narrative by Romany & Ellis

Interview | Illustrators Romany & Ellis On Their Love For Drawing, Collaboration, & Tips For Early Illustrators

The Black Lion Journal is humbled to introduce both Romany Wixon Gibbs and Ellis Wixon Gibbs, a sister and brother duo whose artistic talents and love for illustration show with each stroke they make.