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Alexander Calder’s The Eagle in Seattle

By September 25, 2018

American sculptor, Alexander Calder, most famous for his kinetic moving, suspended mobile...

Persephone and Hades, art in Ancient Greece


Persephone and the Pomegranate: Art in Ancient Greece

By September 24, 2018

How has a simple, yet beautiful fruit, been the centre of attention...

  • Artists' Stories

    The Private Collection of Edgar Degas

    By December 28, 2016

    Edgar Degas was one of the greatest Impressionists. He was also an art collector. His collection, revealed after his death, was remarkable not only for its quality, size, and depth but also for its revelation of Degas’s artistic affinities....

  • Special Occasion & News

    Our Best 10 Art Articles Of 2016

    By December 27, 2016

    Hi friends! Today we would like to share our 10 best articles of the year. We’ve launched this blog this July, and to be honest, we’re quite overwhelmed how many people visits us. Every day we post at least one...

  • Special Occasion & News

    Boxing Day paintings!

    By December 26, 2016

    Boxing Day, Boxing Day! I hope you have found/ are going to find many lovely gifts today! Imagine though, finding a real painting under the Christmas tree…  and, for example, by Manet’s hand! Woohooo! Today some of the...

  • Painting of the Week

    Holy Night by Correggio (Painting of the Week)

    By December 25, 2016

    The Holy Night by Correggio also known as Nativity or the Adoration of the Shepherds, was commissioned by Alberto Pratoneri for his family chapel in the church of St. Prosper of Reggio Emilia, in 1522. It has been described...

  • Just Weird

    Santa Claus Is Coming… To Classic Paintings Thanks To Ed Wheeler

    By December 24, 2016

    Photographer Ed Wheeler has been dressing up as Santa Claus for years and posing in hilarious compositions. He started over  20 years ago, starting with once a year client Christmas mailers where he would dress up while doing...

  • Religious Art

    It’s Christmas! See Art’s Best Nativity Scenes

    By December 24, 2016

    Merry Christmas to you all! Whether you believe in God or just in Art, DailyArtDaily team want to wish you a wonderful time spent with your loved ones. To celebrate, we’re showing you all the nativity scenes you should...

  • Religious Art

    City of Angels: Click Here If You Need One Or Two

    By December 23, 2016

    Can you hear the rustle of draperies and the flutter of wings? It’s the angels, who have popped in to DailyArtDaily to say hi to all lovers of angelic music, fluffy wings and the movie with Meg Ryan...

  • 20th century

    The Tragic Story of Jeanne Hébuterne and Modigliani

    By December 22, 2016

    Jeanne Hébuterne is best known for being a the frequent subject and common-law wife of Amedeo Modigliani. But her story with the famous artist is one of the most tragic love stories of the art world. Jeanne was a beautiful...

  • Eastern world

    Japanese Woodblock Prints Ukiyo-e With Snow And Winter

    By December 21, 2016

    Woodblock prints were initially used as early as the eighth century in Japan to disseminate texts, especially Buddhist scriptures In 1765, new technology made it possible to produce single-sheet prints in a whole range of colors. Woodblock printing had...

  • 20th century

    Magnificent Mountain Landscapes of Ferdinand Hodler

    By December 20, 2016

    Ferdinand Hodler is the most influential Swiss artist in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The most popular paintings by Hodler have been his landscapes which in his own words, bring out “nature’s essential beauty”. Sadly, Hodler saw himself...

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