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Zuzanna Stanska

Art Historian, huge fan of Giorgione and Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres. Founder and CEO of and DailyArt mobile app. But to be honest, her greatest accomplishment is being the owner of Pimpek the Cat.

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  • Cinema

    ALL Art In BoJack Horseman We Could Find Gathered In One Place (5th Season Update)

    By September 13, 2018

    We love it when pop culture is adopting, using and remixing art history, especially when that mixture includes a T.V. show. If you’re a BoJack Horseman fan and an art aficionado, you’re going to love this...

  • caravaggio bacchus Caravaggio, Bacchus, c. 1596, Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence caravaggio bacchus Caravaggio, Bacchus, c. 1596, Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

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    Hey Boy, Hey Girl: Bacchus by Caravaggio

    By September 9, 2018

    A youthful Bacchus, god of fertility, ritual madness, religious ecstasy and theatre is reclining in classical fashion with grapes and vine leaves in his hair. On a stone table in front of him, there is a bowl of fruit...

  • John Everett Millais Ophelia John Everett Millais Ophelia

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    Painting Of The Week – John Everett Millais, Ophelia

    By September 2, 2018

    When down her weedy trophies and herself Fell in the weeping brook. Her clothes spread wide; And, mermaid-like, awhile they bore her up: Which time she chanted snatches of old tunes; As one incapable of her...

  • Baroque

    Everything You Must Know About Las Meninas

    By August 24, 2018

    This is one of Velázquez’s largest paintings in which he worked very hard to create a complex and credible composition that would convey a ‘sense of life’. Las Meninas, which in Spanish stands for The Ladies-in-waiting, is...

  • Egon Schiele Edith with Striped Dress Sitting Egon Schiele Edith with Striped Dress Sitting

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    Egon Schiele, Edith with Striped Dress, Sitting

    By August 19, 2018

    Edith Harms, the future wife of Egon Schiele, lived with her sister, Adele and their parents across the street from Schiele’s studio at the Hietzinger Hauptstrasse in Vienna. Schiele in 1914 was still involved in a...

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    Odilon Redon’s Noir World Of Darkness

    By August 13, 2018

    The Baloon-Eye. The Crying Spider. The Cactus Man, The Cyclops. This is not the casting list of creatures from some horror movie. These are the creatures created by the endlessly creative mind of Odilon Redon –...

  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Divan Japonais, Year circa 1893-1894, Museum of Modern Art, New York Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Divan Japonais, Year circa 1893-1894, Museum of Modern Art, New York

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    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Divan Japonais

    By August 12, 2018

    Divan Japonais is a lithograph poster by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec which was an ad for a café-chantant of this exact name. The poster is like a movie still depicting three celebrities from the Montmartre of Toulouse-Lautrec’s time:...

  • Painting of the Week

    The Shiny Shield With Caravaggio’s Medusa

    By August 5, 2018

    Caravaggio is the synonym for Baroque. The artist known of close physical observation with a dramatic use of chiaroscuro can be called the father of tenebrism. He made the technique a dominant stylistic element, darkening shadows and...

  • Johannes Vermeer View of Delft Johannes Vermeer View of Delft

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    Painting Of The Week: Johannes Vermeer, View Of Delft

    By July 29, 2018

    Ever since I saw the View of Delft in the museum in The Hague, I have known that I had seen the most beautiful painting in the world. – said Marcel Proust about Johannes Vermeer’s View...

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    Tsuguharu Foujita: The Cat Master

    By July 27, 2018

    There are many artists who can be called cat-lovers but only one can be called the master of cats. Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita was a Japanese–French painter and printmaker born in Tokyo, Japan, who applied Japanese ink techniques...

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