Post-Impressionism

Artist Stories

The Mystery of Vincent Van Gogh’s Death

Vincent van Gogh's death occurred in the early morning of 29 July 1890, in his room at the Auberge Ravoux in the village of Auvers-sur-Oise in...

Zuzanna Stańska 30 March 2017

Masterpiece Stories

Paul Gauguin, The Yellow Christ

Yellow Christ is a painting created by Paul Gauguin in 1889 in Pont-Aven. Now it is owned by Albright-Knox Art Gallery. [caption...

Zuzanna Stańska 26 March 2017

Periods

Paul Cezanne And Card Players

The Card Players subject were painted by Paul Cezanne five times. Why it's so important? The series is considered by critics to be a cornerstone of...

Zuzanna Stańska 17 March 2017

Artist Stories

5 Paintings By Piet Mondrian You Wouldn’t Believe Were His

Piet Mondrian, one of the founders of the Dutch modern movement De Stijl, is mostly known for his pure abstractions from the 1920s, reduced to lines...

Zuzanna Stańska 1 February 2017

Art Forms

The Mystery Of Vincent Van Gogh’s Photos

Vincent van Gogh famously recorded himself in numerous self-portraits, but he hated photography and supposedly he never sat for a photo as an adult.

Zuzanna Stańska 4 January 2017

Masterpiece Stories

Vincent van Gogh, The Starry Night (Painting Of The Week)

The Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh is one of those iconic painting everyone recognizes. But not everyone knows it's story! Today we will try to...

Zuzanna Stańska 3 December 2016

Artist Stories

The Story of An Excessively Electric Friendship Between Vincent and Paul

People say that you shouldn't live with your friends because your friendship may deteriorate. And the story of friendship between Vincent van Gogh...

Magda Michalska 28 September 2016

Artist Stories

5 Portraits By Paul Cézanne You Have Probably Never Seen Before

Paul Cézanne is mostly associated with still lifes (you can read about his fruits in one of our previous articles). Characteristic square apples and...

Zuzanna Stańska 14 August 2016

Artist Stories

7 Van Gogh’s Extraordinary Paintings You’ve Probably Never Seen

Exactly 126 years ago Vincent van Gogh died in his bed, suffering from a gunshot wound from two days before. It has always been assumed that he...

Zuzanna Stańska 29 July 2016

Bizarre

Why Should Renoir Be Reconsidered As An Art Master?

Pierre-Auguste Renoir is considered to be one of the masters of the impressionist style. We all love [easyazon_link identifier="0754824020"...

Zuzanna Stańska 6 July 2016