Arts & Culture

What’s happening in the wider world of art and culture.

Writing in the margins of books (what is called Marginalia) faces an uncertain fate in an increasingly digitized world. For this very reason, books with notes or marks in the margins are valued for their social and cultural legacy.
At Paperblanks we’re no strangers to the works of Mark Twain – so we’re always pleased when he shows up in the news. For all you old-school literature fans there’s a great article in the Los Angeles Times about...
Recently, we’ve become fascinated by the Baroque art that flourished in Europe and Latin America from the late 16th century until the early 18th century. Characterized by passion, exuberance and grandeur, Baroque refers to the decorative style that spanned two...

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