Literature

Literature

5 Books About Famous Artists You Need to Read This Autumn

September has come. Which means that the long dark evenings are upon us. It is not certain if we will be able to visit museums and galleries but ...

Zuzanna Stańska 6 September 2021

Japanese art

An Important Concept: Shadows in Japanese Culture

Jun’ichirō Tanizaki (1886-1965) was an important Japanese writer, mainly during the Shōwa period. One of the author’s most important ...

Luciana Craciun 24 August 2021

Literature

10 Art Books for Your Summer Holidays in 2021

Summer is finally here, and if you are looking for some summer reading to accompany you while you laze by the pool of your villa or soak up the sun ...

Charlotte Stace 7 August 2021

Literature

Book Review: The Artist and the Eternal City by Loyd Grossman

Can an artist single-handedly impact an entire city? Considering that the city in question is Rome, probably not. But add to the mix an influential ...

Joanna Kaszubowska 5 August 2021

Animals

A Lesson in Illustration – The Whimsical Characters of Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter, best known for the charming tale of Peter Rabbit, inspired the minds of budding young novelists and illustrators alike. Her most ...

Tony Heathfield 28 July 2021

Literature

A Tale of Revenge and Justice: The Oresteia in Paintings

Marcus Aurelius, the last of the five good Roman emperors once wrote: “The best way to avenge yourself is not to become as they are” (Meditations ...

Erol Degirmenci 13 July 2021

Women Artists

Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists? 50 Years Later

The well-known essay Why have there been no great women artists by Linda Nochlin was originally published in ARTnews in January 1971. It is an essay ...

Errika Gerakiti 10 July 2021

Literature

Psst, Heard the Art World Gossip? Contemporary Art Really IS for Everyone! Talk ART Book Review

Our mission at DailyArt Magazine is to make art accessible and fun. When we saw the book Talk ART.: Everything you wanted to know about contemporary ...

Candy Bedworth 2 July 2021

Literature

Nicole Tersigni Advises on Men to Avoid in Art and Life – An Interview

On her social media accounts, Nicole Tersigni fights toxic masculinity and gender discrimination with humor and irony, every day. But when she ...

Arianna Richetti 30 June 2021

Chinese art

Hail Luo Ping! 18th Century Visionary Painter and Poet

Luo Ping, Freud’s Godfather, proclaims, ‘kill or be killed…’ but of course Luo Ping’s subtler than this, he only suggests what’s ...

Barry Russell 17 June 2021

Literature

Passion for Life: Dame Laura Knight. Book Review

An immense biography of British painter Dame Laura Knight has been updated and re-published in paperback this year by McNidder and Grace. Here we ...

Candy Bedworth 29 May 2021

Love Story

Jeanne Hébuterne: Loving Modigliani – a new novel by Linda Lappin

With her dark hair, pale skin, and light blue eyes, affectionately called “noix-de-coco” (coconut) by friends, Jeanne Hèbuterne ...

Nadine Waldmann 24 May 2021