Can Art be a Vehicle for Truth?

Art inspires us; it leaves us shaken, stimulated and often shocked. But can it tell us about the truths of the world? What can we learn about truth from art?

Daniel Arwas August 02 2023 0 comments

How to save money on art supplies

We know that, as artists, a trip to the art supply shop can be pricey. If you want to spend less on painting supplies but don't know where to begin, this article is for you.

Aliyah Lashley July 26 2023 0 comments

Five Female Contemporary Artists You Should Follow

Are you an art lover who wants to support some female contemporary artists? Here’s a list of five female artists whose works are available on Bidgala!

Hannah Taylor July 19 2023 0 comments

The Basics of Buying sculptures online

Sculptures make spaces come alive! They can become the centrepiece of a room or simply complement the decor. This article will explain everything you need to know when buying sculptures online for your home or office interior.

Joan Amanwi July 11 2023 0 comments

Historical Artists Who Were a Part of the LGBTQIA+ Community

From Frida Kahlo to Leonardo Da Vinci to Keith Haring, here is a list of some of history’s most famous visual artists that were part of the LGBTQIA+ community!

Isabella Izzo July 05 2023 0 comments

9 documentaries about the art community every artist should watch

One way to expand your artistic knowledge is to watch documentaries about the art community. Here are the best documentaries for contemporary artists you can find on streaming platforms.

Karina Bocchicchio June 28 2023 0 comments

Emerging LGBTQ+ Artists to Look Out For in 2023

Emerging artists are the backbone of Bidgala and the art community at large. LGBTQ+ artists occupy a unique social location which often inspires and integrates into their work. We have listed some LGBTQ+ emerging artists that are sure to make—or continue to make—an impact on the art community in 2023.

Dorran Abbott June 21 2023 0 comments

What is the Nature of Art?

What is art? The age-old question you never thought you would ever have to or indeed want to answer. Especially in the contemporary age, boundaries of what constitutes “art”, from paintings to sculptures to books to even physical acts, have been greatly expanded. As such, it feels pertinent to tackle the question: what is the nature of art?

Daniel Arwas June 14 2023 0 comments

5 Incredibly Talented LGBTQIA+ Artists of Colour

From painting to photography, and everything in between, here are some LGBTQIA+ identifying artists of colour whose work you won’t want to miss!

Isabella Izzo June 07 2023 0 comments

Canadian Summer fairs you should consider going to if you’re a contemporary artist

Need some inspiration? Or just want to get out of the house? Try an art fair. The world's best art fairs give visitors in-depth looks into the countless pieces on display, and the contemporary artists who produced them the artists/artists work will stay with you for the rest of your life.

Aliyah Lashley May 31 2023 0 comments