Category Archives: Interiors

The psychology of colors-Part II: Interiors


The psychology of color is the study of how colors affect human emotions and  behaviors. Scientists have found that physiological changes take place in human beings when they are exposed to certain colors. Colors can stimulate, excite, depress, calm us down, increase appetite and create a feeling of warmth or coolness. This is known as chromodynamics. In home design, color is a powerful tool that can be used to inspire emotions, create space illusions or simply set the mood and atmosphere for any particular room. In both interior and exterior design, color psychology is an interesting way to create a […]

SpARTakos_Purple_haze

No excuse for bullfights- And some historical truths


Socio- historical issues have always been a major concern of artists. A lot has been said through the ages about the controversial tradition of bullfights in hispanic cultures. The supporters of this brutal “game” claim it is deeply rooted in their tradition, going back to ancient times, during the Minoan times in Crete. So let’s break down the myth… In their attempt to justify  bullfights, the Spaniards sometimes invoke, as a starting point for bullfights, the celebrations with  bulls that took place in Minoan Crete(2000 BC-1450 BC). This belief is both historically and culturally inaccurate. In bullfights, when the bull […]

The future of the online art market – Interview with expert Karen Zadra


In this thriving digital age, the online art market is a very good example of a discipline- art- making the most of new technologies to further advance its outreach to the public. Now, more than ever, artists and art lovers alike are able to connect and interact in a global network of online art technology never before experienced. Today we’re honored to host an interview with expert Karen Zadra, co- founder of our partner itondo, an innovative iOS  art app, and gallery owner of Galerie Zadra, based in Australia and Luxemburg, to answer some common questions about online art and […]

buy_wall_art_SpARTakos

A quick guide to choosing wall art


How to choose wall art for your home or office? Here are 8 quick tips for selecting art for your space. First of all you have to think about which kind of art you like and how that would fit into your space. Selecting art for your home can be an exciting venture and a source of pleasure for years to come .It may happen that you fall in love with a work of art and decide to build  the surroundings to fit that piece of art. But, what happens if you have already created the look of the room and […]