Stories By Charlotte Stace
10 Art Books for Your Summer Holidays in 2021August 7, 2021
Summer is finally here, and if you are looking for some summer reading to accompany you while you laze by the pool of your villa or soak up the sun on the beach this summer, then...
The Most Pioneering Painters of The Venetian RenaissanceMay 29, 2021
The Venetian School refers to the painters of the Venetian Renaissance. It developed in Venice in the late 15th century and lasted until around 1580. The city prospered during this time, with booming trade helping to...
5 Mythical Love Stories Depicted in ArtMay 10, 2021
Mythical love stories are some of the greatest ever told, capturing the hearts of many generations. They have been recreated in sculpture, retold in literature, acted out in theaters and depicted in oil paintings. 1. Alcyone...
10 of the Most Famous Female Artist Self-PortraitsOctober 22, 2020
Although known as a modern day invention, selfies have actually been around for centuries, albeit in the more traditional form of self-portraits. Female artists across time and space have created self-portraits for a number of reasons....
Moulin Rouge and the Folies Bergère: Best Can-Can Paintings in Art HistoryJuly 11, 2020
Can-can paintings depict the most famous dance of La Belle Époque era. Originating in France, the Can-can, associated with skirts, petticoats, high kicks, splits, and cartwheels became popular in the 1840s. Although originally danced by both...
Travel in the Footsteps of Henri Matisse in MoroccoJune 26, 2020
Until the advent of mass tourism, North Africa’s jewel, Morocco remained a relatively unknown world of Sultans, spices and sparse deserts. A number of artists throughout the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries visited this faraway land....
A Capri Romance: John Singer Sargent and Rosina FererraMay 23, 2020
Summer is on the horizon and most of us, having been cooped up at home for some months now, are dreaming of the holidays. Long walks along beaches, toes in the sand, the sound of the...
The Most Beautiful Gardens in ArtApril 30, 2020
To help fight off the quarantine blues, here’s a guide to some of the most beautiful gardens in art. Both art and the outdoors offer solace and a calmness that cannot be matched. They are proven...
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