Stories By Errika Gerakiti
The Post-Minimalistic and Feminist Art of Lynda BenglisNovember 4, 2020
Post-Minimalism refers to all art practices that came out in the late 1960s. It embraces Body Art, Performance Art, Process Art, and aspects of Conceptual Art. Artists create sculptures that have nothing to do with the...
Art State of Mind
Halloween Special: Horror in ArtOctober 31, 2020
Horror isn’t an element only of the movies or literature. Artists throughout time have painted repulsive and ghastly themes. For example, a lovely man is eating his own son passionately, a beautiful lady is beheading her...
Michael Lombard Exhibition at Tinta Naranja Urban GalleryOctober 5, 2020
This November, a very different exhibition will happen at Tinta Naranja Urban Gallery in Mexico City. Eleven artworks by Michael Lombard will take up the walls. The collection is called Parodic Heresia. That is, classic art...
A Fierce Romance of Art and Fashion: The Friendship of Salvador Dali and Coco ChanelSeptember 18, 2020
When Dali moved to Paris in 1926, Chanel was already a famous fashion designer. Dali had already worked in the fashion industry, as he had collaborated with Elsa Schiaparelli. But, Coco also introduced him to theatrical...
Dior AW 2020-21: Deconstructing Art ReferencesSeptember 15, 2020
Maria Grazia Chiuri is famous for creating spectacular collections and phantasmagorical shows. Each show is unique, not just for the beautiful clothes, but also for the attention to detail. Chiuri’s goal is to showcase women artists...
Alexander the Great and His Mermaid Sister in Greek FolkloreSeptember 7, 2020
There is no need for a long introduction to Alexander the Great’s place in history; he is one of the most famous military leaders and he has been depicted many times in both ancient and modern...
Makeup Inspired by ArtAugust 17, 2020
Makeup is a powerful thing. It can transform us into whoever or whatever we want. Many makeup artists create stunning looks for every occasion we can imagine. Also let’s not forget their talent when it comes...
Punk in Art: Steampunk, Dieselpunk, and CyberpunkJuly 28, 2020
There are many artistic styles and genres not recognized by the official art world. In some cases, the artists of a certain genre struggle for acknowledgement. Their works might be technically excellent but for one reason...
Art History 101
Art Nouveau ExplainedJuly 14, 2020
Art Nouveau is one of the most distinguished styles in art. Even though its duration was brief, it quickly became a fetish of the elite. It spread through all social groups and classes. It was an...
5 Greek Female Artists You Should KnowJuly 8, 2020
The debate around the position of women in art is going even further every year. On a global level there have been studies, articles, and books about women artists that had a huge impact in the...
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