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Magda Michalska

Magda, art historian and Italianist, she writes about art because she cannot make it herself. She loves committed and political artists like Ai Weiwei or the Futurists; like Joseph Beuys she believes that art can change us and we can change the world.

Stories By Magda Michalska

  • Women Artists

    Pegeen Vail Guggenheim: A Never Understood Daughter

    By January 18, 2017

    You must have heard of the family Guggenheim, wealthy merchants who with time became the prominent art collectors and patrons of modern art. You probably know Solomon Guggenheim and his art collection in New York, and Peggy...

  • 20th century

    Before Boccioni Turned Futurist

    By January 10, 2017

    Very few artists developed their styles early in the careers. Most of them were searching for the new means of expression for their entire lives, often making unexpected turns and changes. One of such artists was...

  • Special Occasion And News

    Any New Year’s Resolutions?

    By January 7, 2017

    Do you also try to change your life when the New Year approaches? Quitting smoking, finding a girlfriend/boyfriend, going on a diet, starting a business or changing a job… The list is endless and this is...

  • 20th century

    Tamara de Lempicka, The First Woman Artist To Be A Glamour Star

    By January 5, 2017

    This is how Tamara de Lempicka, the most famous Art Deco painter, was described by her Hollywood clients. If one wanted to enter the socialite circles, one needed the portrait made by her- the ‘Baroness of...

  • Art Nouveau

    New Year’s Greetings On Art Nouveau Cards

    By January 1, 2017

    Back in the past people used to send not only Christmas cards but also greetings for New Year. Today we want to follow this old tradition and send you a couple of classy Art Nouveau cards...

  • Special Occasion And News

    Boxing Day paintings!

    By December 26, 2016

    Boxing Day, Boxing Day! I hope you have found/ are going to find many lovely gifts today! Imagine though, finding a real painting under the Christmas tree…  and, for example, by Manet’s hand! Woohooo! Today some...

  • Religious Art

    It’s Christmas! See Art’s Best Nativity Scenes

    By December 24, 2016

    Merry Christmas to you all! Whether you believe in God or just in Art, DailyArtDaily team want to wish you a wonderful time spent with your loved ones. To celebrate, we’re showing you all the nativity scenes...

  • Religious Art

    City of Angels: Click Here If You Need One Or Two

    By December 23, 2016

    Can you hear the rustle of draperies and the flutter of wings? It’s the angels, who have popped in to DailyArtDaily to say hi to all lovers of angelic music, fluffy wings and the movie with...

  • 20th century

    Kandinsky’s World of Russian Fairy Tales

    By December 16, 2016

    Wassily Kandinsky is chiefly associated with Der Blaue Reiter – an international group of avant-guarde artists based in Munich who believed that art can save the humanity. However, before this Russia-born artist became the leader and main...

  • Women Artists

    Helena Sofia Schjerfbeck – A Female Finnish Gem

    By December 14, 2016

    I want to share with you my latest discovery: Helena Sofia Schjerfbeck, an unknown gem of Finnish painting. She began during the fine-de-siecle and painted until the late 1940’s. Her very idiosyncratic and personal style makes her difficult...

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