Animals

Women Artists

The Rosa Bonheur’s Magnificent Lions And The Portrait Of Wildlife

Painting animals is part of a tradition dating back to the 17th century when animal-specialized painters began contributing to portraits, landscapes,...

Rute Ferreira 27 June 2018

Animals

Meet Beautiful Cats by Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe

Charles Frederick Tunnicliffe, the British engraver, illustrator, and painter perhaps best known for his paintings of birds, painted many other...

Sarah Mills 24 April 2018

Masterpiece Stories

Behind The Yellow Eyes Of The Blue Dog By George Rodrigue

George Rodrigue was an American artist from New Iberia, USA, known mostly for his paintings of the Blue Dog which catapulted him to a worldwide...

Zuzanna Stańska 4 March 2018

Animals

Picasso, Monet And Pigeons – An Unlikely Trio

Have you ever wished you could teach your parrot or canary some new tricks? Clearly, the Japanese scientists - Shigeru Watanabe, Junko Sakamoto and...

Wojtek Rozdzenski 2 February 2018

Animals

The World Of Animals Created By Hans Hoffmann In 16th Century

Hans Hoffmann was a 16th-century German painter and draftsman. He was an artist on the Rudolph II's court (the one who loved arts and was probably...

Zuzanna Stańska 20 January 2018

Animals

Holy Cow! Why Did The Dutch Painters Love Cows?

Every time I look at 17th-century Dutch landscape paintings, I ask myself the same question: WHY DO THEY ALWAYS SHOW COWS? You think it’s a...

Magda Michalska 4 December 2017

Abstract Expressionism

Pablo Picasso’s Bulls: On The Road To Simplicity

Pablo Picasso's bulls are something that once seen, cannot be forgotten. The Bull is a series of 11 lithographs created around Christmas in 1945,...

Zuzanna Stańska 19 April 2017

Animals

Maurizio Cattelan And His Obsession With Pigeons

It was at the Venice Biennale in 1997 when Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan exposed 2000 stuffed pigeons installed on the top of the air conditioning...

Zuzanna Stańska 27 February 2017

Erotica

The Best of Leda and the Swan Paintings

If you ever see a painting presenting a girl with a swan - it must be Leda. Leda and the Swan is a story from Greek mythology in which the god Zeus,...

Zuzanna Stańska 3 February 2017

Animals

Meet Famous Artists And Their Cats (Cuteness Overload)

  So many great artists have shared one very special love: the love of cats. Here you will find 7 modern artists who loved their felines and...

Zuzanna Stańska 8 October 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