Stories By Zuzanna Stanska
These Romantic Paintings Of Edward Burne-Jones Will Make You Miss Middle-AgesAugust 18, 2016
Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, 1st Baronet ARA was a British artist and designer closely associated with Pre-Raphaelite movement. Arthurian Legends, knights and chivalry were among artist’s favorite subjects. Everything started when Alfred Tennyson published “Morte d’Arthur” in 1842. When...
11 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo Da VinciAugust 17, 2016
You may think you know everything about the genius of Renaissance. But there are a few unknown facts about Leonardo da Vinci’s life that may surprise you. When da Vinci died in 1519, he left behind more...
Everything You Must Know About All Michelangelo’s PietásAugust 15, 2016
I guess everyone knows Michelangelo’s Pietá from St. Peter Basilica in Vatican. But did you know, it is not the only sculpture of this subject created by the artist? Here we present all Pietás created by...
5 Portraits By Paul Cézanne You Have Probably Never Seen BeforeAugust 14, 2016
Paul Cézanne is mostly associated with still lifes (you can read about his fruits in one of our previous articles). Characteristic square apples and oranges laid on the tables with kicked perspective are something that always...
The Pornographic World of Egon Schiele’s Nudes (18+)August 12, 2016
Egon Schiele’s nudes can challenge us and our preconceptions of the artistic tradition of the “nude”. He didn’t paint or draw idealised goddesses. He preferred to present female and male genitalia in full light. Many of...
Weekly Art Gifs Selection – Religious Art EditionAugust 12, 2016
Finally, it is FRIDAY. Like every week, we have the selection of the best art gifs we could find on internet. Today all of them are based on the religious art classics. Enjoy! 1. Jesus practicing...
Hokusai’s (Thirty) Six Views of Mount FujiAugust 11, 2016
Everyone knows The Great Wave off Kanagawa, the print created by the Japanese ukiyo-e artist Katsushika Hokusai. But not everyone knows that The Great Wave comes from a series of forty six prints, depicting the views of Mount Fuji from...
Gustave Caillebotte’s Urban IntimacyAugust 7, 2016
Gustave Caillebotte was a master of urban intimacy. He was a member and patron of the artists known as Impressionists, in fact he painted in a much more realistic manner than many other artists in the group....
Claude Monet, The Artist Who Painted In SeriesAugust 7, 2016
Claude Monet was famous of his series of paintings. He repeatedly painted the same subjects in different lights, at different hours of the day, and subjected to the changes of weather and seasons. This practice began in...
The Old Man And The Art: Ernest Hemingway’s Art CollectionAugust 5, 2016
Ernest Hemingway was a famous writer, that’s a fact. But not everyone knows he was also an art collector and that he began already in his early days in Paris. Ernest and his first wife, Hadley, first came...
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