Stories By Zuzanna Stanska
All We Know About Cezanne’s FruitsJuly 13, 2016
Paul Cezanne was widely misunderstood by his contemporaries. This shy man, who was a precursor of Cubism and Fauvism, loved to paint fruits (in art history called “still lifes”). This is all we know about Cezanne and his...
The Best Art Gifs Selection (The First Week Ever)July 8, 2016
Friday came unexpectedly! Thankfully it is time for our Weekly Art Gifs Selection, so ENJOY! This first week of our existence we serve you: 1. Van Gogh’s photo that seem to be very self-portrait friendly: 2....
Painting of the Week
Meet Mona Lisa Twin (Shocking!)July 7, 2016
Mona Lisa is the most famous painting in the world. But did you know that she has a twin? Covered with multiple layers of dark and cracked varnish she hung abandoned in cavernous museum basements for ages – exactly from...
This Victorian Film Will Make You Feel Like On Florence And The Machine ConcertJuly 7, 2016
This month I saw a concert of . Of course it was awesome. The band played one of it’s classics – (Raise It Up). It looked like this: It reminded me of this dancer from 1898: This woman...
Painting of the Week
We Need To Talk Why This Is The Most Expensive Painting Of All TimesJuly 7, 2016
What is the most expensive painting of all times? Of course it is The Sistine Madonna by the Renaissance master, Raphael Santi. You’re shocked, aren’t you? Not a van Gogh? Not a Picasso, not a Gauguin? Some...
Everything You Must Know About Giorgione (Even Though You Don’t Have a Clue Who He Was)July 6, 2016
Giorgione was an Italian painter from Venice, whose career was cut off by his death at a little over 30. And that is a problem – everyone knows his pal, Titian, who lived for nearly 90 years,...
Why Should Renoir Be Reconsidered As An Art Master?July 6, 2016
Pierre-Auguste Renoir is considered to be one of the masters of the impressionist style. We all love and usually when we think of their works we see images like this: You know, calm, colorful and vibrating...
Top 5 Zeus’ Lovers and Their Crazy StoriesJuly 6, 2016
The Almighty was the god of skies and thunders in the ancient Greek religion, who ruled as the king of the gods of Mount Olympus. His name is cognate with the first element of his Roman...
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