Stories By Maria Frazzoni
Dick Ket: The Artist with Drumstick FingersFebruary 12, 2019
The extraordinary self-portraits by Dick Ket, many of which are unknown to the world, quietly invite their viewers into a silent life spent in a small space of a few square meters. They tell a beautiful story...
Margherita Sarfatti at Museo del Novecento in MilanFebruary 4, 2019
Margherita Sarfatti: Segni, colori e luci in Museo del Novecento in Milan is an exhibition devoted to the life of one of the most influential female figures in the history of the 20th-century Italian art. With...
Wyndham Lewis’ PortraitsJanuary 15, 2019
Wyndham Lewis was a man who had ambitions to be great in art and literature. As a writer, he was widely attacked because of his extreme social and political views but as an artist, he was...
Museums And Exhibitions
Picasso Metamorphosis at Palazzo RealeJanuary 2, 2019
Picasso Metamorphosis curated by Pascale Picard (director of the civic museum of Avignon), opened the autumn season in Palazzo Reale in Milan. The city has already hosted the exceptional exhibition of Guernica in 1953, and more recently,...
Special Occasion And News
The Art Behind the Image of Santa ClausDecember 6, 2018
Various illustrated depictions of the old St. Nicholas, bishop of Myra, have existed for centuries bringing to life his story. Yet, in the end, only one picture spread across different cultures to fix the image of the holiday...
Art State of Mind
5 Masterpieces with Multiple VersionsDecember 4, 2018
Authenticity and originality are invaluable aspects of any work of art. But across pages of art history, we can find artworks and masterpieces with multiple versions, and we immediately ask ourselves, why is this? The most...
Da Vinci’s Female RepresentationNovember 14, 2018
The life and work of Leonardo da Vinci have been dissected and analyzed in detail by the sharp eye of the art critics and historians. Yet, the biography of the Renaissance genius still offers mysteries, one...
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