Museum Stories

Artist

Ann Sutton: Contemporary Textiles As Art

Ann Sutton has become one of the foremost textile artists in the UK. Her career began in the 1960s, when she trained as a weaver. By the age of 21...

Zuzanna Stańska 26 June 2017

Museum Stories

7 Pop Art Masterpieces You Can See Outside US

Well, Pop Art is mostly an US thing. It's nothing bad, but it means that for the art lovers from other continents it's way harder to find a Warhol or...

Zuzanna Stańska 23 June 2017

Artist

Watch The Best Art Exhibition Trailer Of 2017

We all love exhibition trailers. Of course, if we ever watch them, because they can easily get lost in tons of information we are flooded by every...

Zuzanna Stańska 14 June 2017

Museum Stories

Beyond the Stars – A Spiritual Journey of Artists

Mysticism was a popular subject for the late 19th century artists. Now in Musée d’Orsay in Paris the masterpieces created by the classics like...

Zuzanna Stańska 13 May 2017

Museum Stories

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Sforza Castle Pinacoteca

If you ever come to Milan, you have to see this place. Sforza Castle was built in the 15th century by Francesco Sforza, Duke of Milan, on the remains...

Zuzanna Stańska 4 May 2017

Architecture

New Gaudí Museum Opens In Barcelona

Antoni Gaudí, the famous Spanish Catalan architect working in Barcelona, best known practitioner of Catalan Modernism who designed the great...

Zuzanna Stańska 26 April 2017

Fashion

Edgar Degas And The Paris Milliners

When we think of Edgar Degas, we see his depictions of ballet dancers, nude bathers and racetracks. But Degas had another favorite subject - the...

Zuzanna Stańska 18 March 2017

Museum Stories

10 Masterpieces That Paved The Way To Modernism From ‘Degas to Picasso’ in the Ashmolean Museum

From February 10th to 7th May Oxford is a place to be for all art lovers. In Ashmolean Museum, which is the oldest university museum in the world...

Zuzanna Stańska 4 March 2017

Museum Stories

10 Absolute Gems From The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is the Montreal's largest museum and one of the the most prominent in Canada. The Museum’s encyclopedic...

Zuzanna Stańska 24 February 2017

Museum Stories

10 Most Important Masterpieces Lost During World War II

Art theft and looting occurred on massive scale during World War II. It all started with Adolf Hitler’s unsuccessful career as an artist. He...

Zuzanna Stańska 26 January 2017

Museum Stories

How To Tackle Art With Kids: Try Some Philosophy!

Discover 3 artworks, the questions they raise and what children have to say about them. At the Kröller-Müller Museum we have been experimenting...

Sandra Boks 12 January 2017

Artist Stories

8 Things Everyone Should Know About Joaquin Sorolla

Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida was a Spanish painter whose style was a variant of Impressionism. His best works, painted in the open air, vividly portray...

Zuzanna Stańska 17 December 2016