Stories By Zuzanna Stanska
Four "Readymades" Of Marcel Duchamp You Should KnowOctober 28, 2016
Henri-Robert-Marcel Duchamp was a French, naturalized American painter, sculptor, chess player and writer whose work is associated with Cubism, conceptual art and Dada. Duchamp was famous of weird, often sarcastic or funny pieces of art. Can a...
Six Ancient Greek Sculptures Everyone Should KnowOctober 25, 2016
Greek art and sculpture has had a profound effect for art throughout the ages. Many of the styles have been reproduced and copied by some of what the modern day audiences would class as some of...
Painting of the Week
Painting of The Week: Franz von Stuck, LuciferOctober 23, 2016
We start a new series of articles where every week we will present you a story about one particular piece of art. If you have any requests, please leave your comments below. Meanwhile, Halloween is coming...
5 Exhibitions You Must See In Paris This AutumnOctober 22, 2016
Audrey Hepburn said once, that Paris is always a good idea. We agree! And you would agree even more if you see what fantastic masterpieces can be seen this Autumn in Paris. There is no other...
The Quiet Life Of Vilhelm Hammershøi InteriorsOctober 20, 2016
Vilhelm Hammershøi was a Danish painter, born in 1864. He is known for his poetic, subdued portraits and interiors, always muted in tone. His works are characterized by limited palette consisting of greys, as well as desaturated...
A Short Cheat Sheet For Die BrückeOctober 19, 2016
Die Brücke was a group of expressionist artists founded in 1905 in Dresden which were active until 1913. The art of Die Brücke confronted feelings of alienation from the modern world by reaching back to pre-academic...
A Woman With A Knife – The Story of LucretiaOctober 16, 2016
If you see a woman with a knife on a painting – think Lucretia. Lucretia was an ancient Roman woman whose fate played a vital role in the transition from the Roman Kingdom to the Roman Republic....
A Small Guide To Still Life Symbols (Part 2)October 14, 2016
This is the second part of our article about the symbols in 16th and 17th century still lifes from the Netherlands. Read the first part here. So, we are back with our small guide to still...
Weekly Art Gifs SelectionOctober 14, 2016
The time has come for our weekly art gifs selection. Today we have for you… 1. John the Baptist with a photobombing Jesus 2. Adam and Eve dreaming of pizza 3. A cut Nightmare 4. Andy...
A Small Guide To Still Life Symbols (Part 1)October 12, 2016
You may think that all those marvellous Dutch still lifes from the 16th and 17th century were just some random sets of fruits, vegetables and sculls. But guess what, they all had their hidden meaning! The...
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- 10 Best Portraits Of Édouard Manet
- Cute Babies in Art: From Rubens to Cassatt
- The Orientalism of Eugène Delacroix – Beware of the Colors!
- Here Comes the Sun… Sunrises for Hope in Art
- Lesbian Love and Sex in Art History
- 10 Things You Need To Know About Jan Van Eyck
- Artists’ Beloved Travel Destinations as Seen Through Their Art
- Travel in the Footsteps of Henri Matisse in Morocco
- A Capri Romance: John Singer Sargent and Rosina Fererra