WTF Art History

Erotica

Breastfeeding in Public Paintings Allowed Here!

Breastfeeding in public recurs in the public debate from time to time. Whether it's legal, ethical, aesthetic... Well, no matter if you're a mother,...

Magda Michalska 10 September 2016

WTF Art History

Weekly Art Gifs Selection: Egon Schiele Edition

This week we have prepared for you the art gif selection with… Egon Schiele works. It is hard to do any comment on them, so if you would like...

Zuzanna Stańska 9 September 2016

Excited About 2nd Season Of Narcos? See What Fernando Botero Had To Do With Pablo Escobar (Spoiler Alert)

Everyone's excited about the second series of Netflix's tv series Narcos  - and I am too! The series, set and filmed in Colombia, tells the story...

Zuzanna Stańska 6 September 2016

WTF Art History

Weekly Art Gif Selection, It Is All About Art, Baby!

Hello hello there, this Friday we have for you couple of gifs that are all about... art. They are the answers to all questions regarding art. 1 Your...

Zuzanna Stańska 2 September 2016

Erotica

Respectable Women From Art History – Yes, Most Of Them Were Naked. A Short Comment To Burkinis.

I want to add my personal voice to the debate about burkini and whether it enslaves women or the contrary. The creator of the burkini, Aheda Zanetti,...

Magda Michalska 1 September 2016

WTF Art History

4 Of Hitler’s Least Favourite ‘Degenerate’ Artists

As a person who considered himself an artist, Hitler was very sensitive to aesthetics. He hated people who did not fit to his imagined world of...

Magda Michalska 27 August 2016

WTF Art History

Weekly Art Gif Selection: Gustav Klimt Edition

This week on Art Gif Selection we present to you an overdose of gold and splendor: Gustav Klimt’s gifs! 1. The desired kiss 2. The undesired...

Zuzanna Stańska 26 August 2016

Bizarre

It’s a Dog’s Life According to Cassius Marcellus Coolidge

Have you ever imagined a world dominated by animals? Have you read Orwell's Animal Farm and wondered what it would be like to live in such a world?...

Magda Michalska 26 August 2016

Artist

Rembrandt And His Saddest Love Story

You know Rembrandt and his portraits in hats. You know his biblical scenes and his views of Amsterdam. You could recognize his style from afar. But...

Magda Michalska 21 August 2016

Bizarre

Religious Ecstasies And All That Jazz

If you think that searching for better and reinforced experience of reality is something modern, you're wrong. Saints proved long ago that you don't...

Magda Michalska 20 August 2016

WTF Art History

Weekly Art Gif Selection

Hello there, Every week we present the best art gifs selection, and here are the ones for this exhausting week that luckily soon will be over -...

Zuzanna Stańska 19 August 2016

Bizarre

Can You Beat This Beard? – Bearded Paintings From Art History

Beards are back. Again. And it seems that this time it's not just a mere fashion which will pass after one season. This time beards will stay around...

Magda Michalska 16 August 2016