Museum Stories

Cubism

Wyndham Lewis: Life, Art, War

"Vorticism, in fact, was what I, personally, did and said at a certain period" Here speaketh the 20th century's most spoiled, narcissist visionary,...

Wendy Gray 30 November 2017

Artist

Running In Museums? Run with Martin Creed

Have you ever entered a museum five minutes before closing and thus had to run to see as much as possible? Such a thing happened to Martin Creed, a...

Magda Michalska 27 November 2017

Art Forms

Get Yourself Ready, Met Gala 2018 Theme Is Revealed: “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination”

This is going to be MADNESS. Every year Metropolitan Museum of Art hosts the famous Met Gala. Formally called the Costume Institute Gala and also...

Zuzanna Stańska 15 November 2017

Medieval Art

Explore The World Of Medieval Glassmakers At Musee du Cluny

Often when we think about the Middle Ages, it's sort of this rarefied, distant time that we have no connection to. Probably know you picture gallant...

Zuzanna Stańska 1 November 2017

Artist

Tove Jansson And Her Moomin World

I hope you know Moomins from your childhood! It was one of my favorite books when I was a kid. It was a surprise to me, when I was told that the...

Zuzanna Stańska 23 October 2017

Museum Stories

El Greco to Goya – Spanish Masterpieces

The noteworthy painting Portrait of Juan Antonio Melendez Valdes – created in 1797 by Francisco de Goya – is currently on display as part of an...

Pola Otterstein 5 October 2017

Art Forms

Iris van Herpen – Transforming Fashion

A young and promising designer from Holland, Iris van Herpen is known for the eclectic ideas that guide her as she experiments with textiles and sews...

Pola Otterstein 23 September 2017

Bizarre

A Visitor Damages Piece Of Art – No Worries, It Will Be Fixed

I love Ives Klein. It's hard to explain as his works are JUST BLUE - or maybe I should say INTERNATIONAL KLEIN BLUE (IKB). But apparently this...

Zuzanna Stańska 29 August 2017

Museum Stories

Want To See 5 Sunflowers At Once? Visit Facebook

I have couple of things on my bucket list regarding art. One of it is to see all versions on Vincent van Gogh's Sunflowers live, with my own...

Zuzanna Stańska 13 August 2017

Museum Stories

Two Unknown Paintings by Raphael Discovered on the Vatican’s Walls

Two previously unattributed paintings from the wall of The Vatican Museums has been attributed this month to Raphael. "The wall" is not the best...

Zuzanna Stańska 31 July 2017

Museum Stories

Diego Rivera in Detroit – The Great Controversy

How do you get 10,000 people to visit an art museum on opening day during the Great Depression? You create a controversy or at lease encourage...

Rachel Istvan 20 July 2017

Museum Stories

What Happens When One Of The Most Impressive Impressionist Collection Arrives To Paris

If you have never heard of the Bridgestone Museum in Tokyo and you are fan of Impressionism - it's high time to learn more about it. [caption...

Zuzanna Stańska 28 June 2017