Stories By Alexandra Kiely
Special Occasion & News
A Tribute to Sister Wendy Beckett – Art Historian, Nun, and TV PersonalityJanuary 11, 2019
Sister Wendy Beckett (1930-2018) was probably the world’s most unconventional art historian. She was a Carmelite...
The Crazy and Colorful World of Florine Stettheimer’s PaintingsDecember 21, 2018
For an art-viewing experience unlike any other, enjoy the paintings of Florine Stettheimer (1871-1944). The daughter...
The Surprising Career of Lavinia Fontana: Painter of Popes, Nudes, and NoblewomenNovember 23, 2018
There weren’t very many women able to become successful artists in Renaissance Europe. There were probably...
Painting of the Week
George Henry Boughton, Pilgrims Going to ChurchNovember 10, 2018
This week’s painting is Pilgrims Going to Church by George Henry Boughton (1833-1905). Even though Boughton grew up...
The Advancing Women Artists Foundation – Rediscovering Female Artists in FlorenceSeptember 27, 2018
The Advancing Women Artists Foundation (AWA) is a group that aims to restore female artists to the...
Museums & Exhibitions
Five Cool Modern And Contemporary Artworks In The Stedelijk Museum CollectionSeptember 1, 2018
The Stedelijk Museum is a modern and contemporary art and design museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands. It...
- Pierre-Auguste Renoir, The Theatre Box
- 5 Reasons To Visit Kröller-Müller Museum
- Paul Gauguin, The Vision after the Sermon
- 10 Most Scandalous Nudes in Art (NSFW)
- The Unicorn Tapestries – Allegory Of Christ, Or A Happy Husband?
- Top 5 Zeus’ Lovers and Their Crazy Stories
- Six Ancient Greek Sculptures Everyone Should Know
- Elizabeth Nourse: “Unquestionably The Premier Woman Artiste of America”
- 4 Artists Who Suffered Mental Illness (And How It Affected Their Art)
- A Tribute to Sister Wendy Beckett – Art Historian, Nun, and TV Personality