Stories By Camilla de Laurentis
Online Art Travels: An Ultimate Banksy City Guide for 2021September 7, 2021
Nowadays everyone knows Banksy. They actually only know his name and his art, since he still remains anonymous. Many wrote and write about him, his identity, his artistic portfolio, and the meanings behind it. This article...
Iconic Colors in Art HistorySeptember 3, 2021
Every person probably dreams of leaving a legacy to the world. For artists this is a central goal and they try to do it through their masterpieces of course. Some people even went further though… They...
Art State of Mind
Synesthesia – The Surprising and Powerful Fusion of Senses in ArtAugust 30, 2021
Synesthesia is a neurological condition in which a perception from one sense evokes sensation in another one. In the art world, there are works which reproduce this phenomenon and artists who experience it themselves. Are you...
No Summer Plans Yet? Visit Astonishing Halls of Maps and GlobesJune 23, 2021
Why Dedicate a Room to Geography? The rich and powerful wanted to travel without leaving home, but also to demonstrate their superiority in terms of culture and money. The realization of halls of geographical maps and...
Artistic Cartography 2: The Charming History of Ancient GlobesApril 7, 2021
Cartography is the production of geographical maps and globes and it has existed, more or less, since the beginning of recorded history. It could be considered both a science and an art. Why? Let’s discover the charming world...
A Tribute to Medical Services: Doctors in PaintingsMarch 30, 2021
In the months weeks, we have heard a lot about doctors and healthcare workers, thinking of them as present-day heroes facing up to death. But what do they usually do in everyday life? This journey will...
Artistic Cartography 1: The Fascinating World of Old MapsMarch 26, 2021
Cartography is the production of geographical maps and globes and it has existed more or less since forever. It can be considered both a science and an art. Why? Let’s travel between geography and art discovering...
Painting of the Week: Banksy, Season’s GreetingsNovember 15, 2020
What if a children’s game turned into a frightening nightmare? And what would you think if the cause was… you? In Port Talbot, UK, Banksy created a graffiti showing an imaginary but terrible consequence of pollution,...
Real Gray’s Anatomy. Medical Illustration from an Artistic Genre to a ProfessionSeptember 12, 2020
Since the beginning of human history, drawing and creating diagrams have been essential. They were the easiest and most useful form of communication and recording. The main subject matter was, of course, everyday life – animals...
The Bugatti Brothers: A Story About Cars and CowsAugust 29, 2020
Nowadays Bugatti is a legendary company in the field of automobile technology. However, few people know the history of the man behind the trademark, and even more interesting, the family behind the name. Meet the Bugatti...
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- The State Russian Museum Highlights
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- Sisterhood in Art: Portraying Sisters
- Living in the Shadow – Marie and Peder Severin Krøyer
- Online Art Travels: An Ultimate Banksy City Guide for 2021
- Her Life and Her Museum: Isabella Stewart Gardner
- Painting of the Week: Sea Watchers by Edward Hopper
- Robert S. Duncanson: African-American Painter in the Spotlight