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  • Was Nicolas Poussin A Barouqe Artist?

    By November 16, 2017

    Nicolas Poussin is often considered a representative of French Baroque, as he worked in the first half of the 1600s. Yet, his paintings are so different from Rubens‘… Can we still call Poussin a Barouqe artist, or should...

  • Annibale Carracci: The Inventor of Baroque Painting?

    By September 27, 2017

    When did Mannierism give way to a new style? Was it with Caravaggio‘s dramatic lighting, or Rubens‘s opulence? Can we distinguish a moment in history, or an artist with whom the new era of painting began? I think that...

  • 10 Most Scandalous Nudes in Art (NSFW)

    By September 21, 2017

    We’re here to let you in on a pretty widely known secret about art history: it...

  • Caravaggisti: Fans, Epigons, Masters?

    By September 20, 2017

    Caravaggio made an impact on painting already in his times. Probably because he behaved in defiance of all norms of the Church which was his biggest patron and commissioner. What a character he was… We could crown him a...

  • Mannierism? Watch Your Manners!

    By September 19, 2017

    Young artists who left workshops in the years following the activity of Michelangelo and Raphael must have had a very hard time: how could one create art as perfect as theirs, how could one outdo their achievements? Artists...

  • Frida Kahlo And The Symbolism In Her Art

    By August 8, 2017

    Frida Kahlo who lived during the first half of the 20th century changed the art history in a way that she put her own dreams in her artworks. She was affected from several occasions as she had a...

  • How Cubism Changed During The 20th Century?

    By July 22, 2017

    Art history changed lot during the start of the 20th century. First World War affected this transition and changed up the process as many artist tried to express their feelings in a different way during the war times....

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