Stories By Guest Profile
Rosalyn Drexler: Wrestling Feminist in the Pop Art WorldJune 13, 2021
Rosalyn Drexler is an American artist born in the Bronx, New York, in 1926. She attended the High School of Music and Art in New York City before marrying American painter, Sherman Drexler. She began making...
10 Masterpieces of 20th Century Pop Art You Should KnowJune 12, 2021
Dominating the 20th century with iconic imagery, Pop Art’s effects on the art world are still being felt today. Here are 10 of the most significant Pop Art masterpieces that will surely still be talked about...
Knights in Shining Armour: Funerary Art of Medieval EnglandMay 15, 2021
What do Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck have in common with a tiny village in Lincolnshire and the funerary art of medieval England? Say “Disney” and you get suspiciously close to “d’Isigny”. And there it is,...
Discovering Camelot: Arthurian Art in PolandMay 12, 2021
1887 saw a significant discovery in the field of medieval art, though at the time nobody, not even the discoverer himself, was aware of the real value of his find. He actually found Camelot, a piece...
Art State of Mind
Discussing Design with the Arts and Crafts Movement’s Heir Dan MaierMay 6, 2021
Did you know that the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society which was founded in 1887 by William Morris and Walter Crane is still thriving today? Currently known as the Society of Designer Craftsmen, it grew out...
Zdzisław Beksiński’s Passion for MusicMay 5, 2021
In the history of art, so much has been written and said about the close relationship between music and painting. Numerous painters have declared strong musical inspiration for their art, starting with Poussin and ending with...
Discover MUŻA – The New National Community Art Museum in MaltaApril 24, 2021
MUŻA, The Malta National Community Art Museum opened in 2018 in the capital of the island, Valletta. It forms part of Heritage Malta, the national agency for museums, conservation practice, and cultural heritage. MUŻA – What...
Art State of Mind
Titian Revisited: Grand Old Man of the Renaissance or Dirty Old Man?April 24, 2021
Titian’s sensuous interpretation of Classical myths of love, temptation, and punishment came together for the first time in nearly 500 years, at the National Gallery in London in 2020. The exhibition Titian: Love, Desire, Death was...
The Story of Norman Rockwell’s Forgotten ModelMarch 27, 2021
Much has been written about many of Norman Rockwell’s neighbors who posed as models for his many illustrations and Saturday Evening Post covers. Now 86, but looking decades younger, Cathy Burow, née Smith, laughs about her fleeting...
- The Summer Feels So Far Away! – Ten Beaches in Art
- How to Show Music in Paintings? Best Depictions of Music in Art
- Gustav Klimt’s Lost and Found Viennese Beauty – Lady with Fan
- Alphonse Mucha: Art Nouveau Visionary at North Carolina Museum of Art
- Paintings in the Movie “The Accountant”
- CHEAP: When Art Meets Activism – Interview with the Co-founder Sara Manfredi
- Everything You Must Know About All Michelangelo’s Pietàs
- Met Gala: When Art Meets High Fashion on the Beige Carpet (2021 Update!)
- Peek into the Court: Stunning Qajar Portraits
- All You Need to Know About the Lascaux Cave