Since 2015, Aesence has become a go-to source for inspiration and knowledge on minimalism in art & design. Publishing a carefully curated selection of projects by established and emerging artists and designers, insightful essays, interviews and reviews, Aesence strives to be an inspiring, informative and truly useful resource for its readers.
Founded out of an appreciation and fascination for minimalist aesthetics and with its clear approach to understanding and promoting minimalist art and design, Aesence reaches millions of people worldwide every month. It was nominated in 2018 as „Best Design Inspiration Blog“ by Amara Blog Awards.
The name Aesence [eɪsn̩ts] is the combination of the two words essence and aesthetics and expresses the core idea of the platform: To explore the essence of aesthetics.