Stories By Errika Gerakiti
The Best Street Art in Athens, GreeceMarch 10, 2021
Athens is a strange city. On the one hand, you can see the monuments and relics of Ancient Greece that stand haughtily and imposingly. On the other hand, you have the rest of the city, which...
The Beautiful Parisian Scenes of Jean BéraudFebruary 28, 2021
In the first quarter of the 20th century, Paris was the center of artistic and intellectual activity. Artists, actors, dancers, poets, writers, philosophers from around the world went to Paris to discover the magic of the...
10 Most Beautiful Artistic Flower Arrangements for SpringFebruary 21, 2021
Winter passed so quickly this year. The situation is still weird, to say the least, in several countries around the world. However, Spring has always symbolized change and hope for something better, something fresh. Like these...
Alexandra Exter: From Russia to Paris with ArtFebruary 19, 2021
Alexandra Exter was a painter and designer of the Russian/Ukrainian avant-garde. Her work isn’t limited to just one genre or movement. She was a Cubo-Futurist, a Constructivist artist that influenced the Art Deco movement. Exter didn’t...
The Scenographic World of Elena AntonopoulouJanuary 13, 2021
Elena Antonopoulou is a young artist from Greece. She has studied at the Athens School of Fine Arts. Also, she has participated in several artistic contests, winning first place and recognition. In Spring 2021 she will...
The Snow Queen – Book IllustrationsDecember 24, 2020
The Snow Queen is one of the most beautiful winter tales. Originally published on December 21st, 1844, it is Hans Christian Andersen’s longest story. Rumor has it that Andersen wrote it after a love disappointment. He...
The Groundbreaking Slavery Exhibition at RijksmuseumDecember 17, 2020
Under the turmoil of this year’s events, the discussion around racism has reached its highest peak. In February 2021 an exhibition will point out a matter very sensitive to many. It is the Slavery exhibition at...
Postwar Modernism in Cinema: Italian NeorealismDecember 3, 2020
World War II ravaged everything in its path. The global economy was ruined, many cities were completely destroyed, not to mention the numbers of people who lost their lives, were severely injured, or lost their homes....
Constructivism in Soviet CinemaDecember 2, 2020
Constructivism originated in Russia in 1915 and its creators were Vladimir Tatlin and Alexander Rodchenko. It promoted using industrial assemblage materials, as there was no place for decoration and stylization. Constructivists considered art as a means...
Art History 101
Pop Art 101: Everything You Need to KnowNovember 28, 2020
Everyone is familiar with Pop Art and everyone can recognize its most iconic artists and artworks. Cartoon characters, food, everyday products, are only a few of Pop Art’s subjects. However, most of us tend to believe...
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