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Zuzanna Stanska

Art Historian, founder and CEO of DailyArtMagazine.com and DailyArt mobile app. But to be honest, her greatest accomplishment is being the owner of Pimpek the Cat.

Stories By Zuzanna Stanska

  • History

    Queen Marie Antoinette in Portraits

    By May 5, 2021

    Marie Antoinette was the last Queen of France and Navarre before the French Revolution, she is known from many portraits. However, during the Revolution, she became known as Madame Déficit. This resulted from the country’s financial...

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    Six Wives Of Henry VIII in Portraits

    By May 4, 2021

    Henry VIII was the King of England who is best known for having six wives and, in particular, killing some of them. He was also famous for doing anything to get what he wanted. His huge wish...

  • The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living 1991 2170 x 5420 x 1800 mm | 85.5 x 213.4 x 70.9 in Glass, painted steel, silicone, monofilament, shark and formaldehyde solution Formaldehyde Image: Photographed by Prudence Cuming Associates © Damien Hirst and Science Ltd. All rights reserved, DACS 2012 The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living 1991 2170 x 5420 x 1800 mm | 85.5 x 213.4 x 70.9 in Glass, painted steel, silicone, monofilament, shark and formaldehyde solution Formaldehyde Image: Photographed by Prudence Cuming Associates © Damien Hirst and Science Ltd. All rights reserved, DACS 2012

    20th century

    The Story of Damien Hirst’s Famous Shark

    By April 10, 2021

    This shark is considered the iconic work of British art from the 1990s and has become a symbol of Britart worldwide. It was funded by Charles Saatchi who in 1991 offered to pay for whatever artwork the...

  • Animals

    7 Images of Dürer’s Animals that Are Better than Trip to a Zoo

    By April 10, 2021

    Albrecht Dürer‘s keen interest in nature was a typical manifestation of the Renaissance. Animals were not generally considered to be appropriate subjects for serious art until the 18th century. Paintings of animals were considered to be...

  • Animals

    Hieronymus Bosch’s Creepy Owls

    By April 9, 2021

    Hieronymus Bosch was an Early Netherlandish painter. He must have lived in two worlds simultaneously – the real one and a world of his imagination. His work is known for macabre and nightmarish depictions of hell, fantastic imagery, detailed...

  • Animals

    Famous Lobsters in Art

    By April 7, 2021

    Lobsters, large marine crustaceans, have been eaten by humans since prehistoric times. They became a delicacy by the Roman period. They were also popular among the Moche people of Peru. Historically, lobsters weren’t a very common...

  • Franz Marc, The Large Blue Horse, 1911 Franz Marc, The Large Blue Horse, 1911

    20th century

    Franz Marc: The Painter Who Loved Horses

    By April 5, 2021

    The German Expressionist movement had many faces. One of the most interesting of them was that of the painter Franz Marc. Marc looked to the natural world as an antidote to modern life, from which he felt...

  • 20th century

    Theater and Cinema in Edward Hopper’s Paintings

    By March 26, 2021

    Edward Hopper was a prominent American realist painter and printmaker. He was famous for two types of paintings in particular: first, one focused on the common features of American life (gas stations, motels, restaurants, theaters, railroads, and...

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    The Most Beautiful Anatomical Theaters in Italy

    By March 23, 2021

    Anatomical Theaters were one of the most important institutions in the history of medicine. They were used in teaching anatomy at early modern universities. In most of the cases – illegally, as they were forbidden by...

  • Painting of the Week

    Everything You Must Know About A Sunday on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat

    By March 16, 2021

    Spring is shyly approaching in the Northern Hemisphere. Longer and warmer days, more light, and the first signs of nature rebirth encourage us to spend more time outside. There is a famous painting which is the...

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