Connect with us
Download DailyArt to your phone Download DailyArt to your phone
Download on the App Store Download from Google Play – Art History Stories

Wyndham Lewis' Portraits

Artists' Stories

Wyndham Lewis’ Portraits

By January 15, 2019

Wyndham Lewis was a man who had ambitions to be great in...

Ancient Greek Kouros and Kore

Ancient Greece

The Ancient Greek Kouros and Kore

By January 14, 2019

Classical Greek statues depicting male and female bodies are iconic, legendary and...

  • Artists Portrayed in Midnight in Paris Artists Portrayed in Midnight in Paris


    Representation vs Reality: Artists Portrayed in Midnight in Paris. Part I

    By January 3, 2019

    In Woody Allen’s 2011 Midnight in Paris, Owen Wilson plays a nostalgic screenwriter who somehow finds himself transported back in time to 1920s Paris… a time period which Owen’s character, Gil Pender, deems a “golden age of thinking.”...

  • Museums & Exhibitions

    Picasso Metamorphosis at Palazzo Reale

    By January 2, 2019

    Picasso Metamorphosis curated by Pascale Picard (director of the civic museum of Avignon), opened the autumn season in Palazzo Reale in Milan. The city has already hosted the exceptional exhibition of Guernica in 1953, and more recently, in 2012,...

  • Special Occasion & News

    New Year’s Resolutions For 2019?

    By January 1, 2019

    The nearer 2019 is, the more I think about new things I would like to do in the incoming year. And I’m not even talking about resolutions or bucket lists, but rather dreams of experiences or journeys I...

  • Special Occasion & News

    New Year’s Fireworks in Painting

    By December 31, 2018

    Bonfires, parties, or reading in bed. Ideas for how one should spend New Year’s Eve are endless, and everyone should spend it the way they like. Probably most of like to watch fireworks at midnight, but all pet-owners...

  • Jacopo Tintoretto, Mariage at Cana Jacopo Tintoretto, Mariage at Cana

    Painting of the Week

    Jacopo Tintoretto, Marriage at Cana

    By December 30, 2018

    Because it’s the New Year’s Eve tomorrow and many of you are going to have fun I’ve chosen for our painting of the week a work depicting a party. It’s not a typical party, it’s a biblical wedding...

  • Art State of Mind

    The Art of Metamorphosis

    By December 29, 2018

    “she broke the rules of time, fragmenting and aligning it, to sew the fundamental phases of her subjects’ transformation: she  brought us the revolutionary art of Metamorphosis” We all master an underestimated craft. You probably know the feeling...

  • Women Artists

    Painting Parenthood – Artists’ Children Depicted by Their Mothers

    By December 28, 2018

    Is it possible to combine art and motherhood? This question never seems to go away. There is no denying that female artists do have a gendered experience of art. They are underpaid and under-represented across the art world....

  • Special Occasion & News

    Twelve Days of Christmas in Art

    By December 27, 2018

    “Twelve Days of Christmas” is probably one of the best known Christmas carols in English speaking countries. It lists the gifts received from ‘my true love’ between the Christmas Day and the Twelfth Night. Here you can see...

  • Special Occasion & News

    Boxing Day with St Stephen

    By December 26, 2018

    According to the Catholic calendar, the second day of Christmas commemorates St Stephen, a young deacon of the community of Jerusalem who became the first martyred in the name of Jesus, a fact recounted in Acts 7. Let’s...

  • Special Occasion & News

    Most Beautiful Adorations of the Shepherds for Christmas

    By December 25, 2018

    Past Christmases we showed you Nativity scenes, wintery landscapes, or even Andy Warhol’s Christmas trees. This year I want to show you paintings which instead of focusing on Baby Jesus, make the real protagonists the shepherds who come...

More Posts
To Top