Poolside penthouses and supercars in the work of Yoko Honda
Although it’s a source of inspiration for a number of different creative types, Yoko Honda’s artwork channels the aesthetics of the 1980s more so than anyone else I’ve come across. Her digital paintings pay homage to the garish and the gaudy, channeling an era of affluence and excess. The self-taught artist hails from Tokyo but takes inspiration from the USA. “When anyone expresses the 80s,” she says, “there’s that element of Miami and California – you could say they’re the places that…
Should You Go After That Arts Degree Or Listen To Your Parents?
Do you follow your dreams and trust that a BFA in Opera will somehow lead you to a happy ending , or is your dad right to not-so-subtly suggest that you find a major you can actually do something with -- like accounting? Let's find out whether you should go the sensible route or take the major less traveled by.