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Artist

Watch Claude Monet Painting Outdoors

This is unique film of French Impressionist Claude Monet, painting outdoors, 'en plein air', in his famous garden at Giverny. Firstly we see the...

Zuzanna Stańska 29 January 2017

Erotica

Are You A Conoisseur Of Male Beauty? A Nude Invasion!

As I wrote once in my post about naked bodies in Academicism, art history had for centuries glorified male beauty and had somehow neglected or...

Magda Michalska 28 January 2017

Architecture

Build Bridges Not Walls (Bridges in Art)

Since some people do everything to create divisions and disconcert by building walls, I want to build bridges and new connections. Share if you want...

Magda Michalska 27 January 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

Artist Stories

David Bomberg – A New Machinery For Picture Making

Go into any art gallery the length and breadth of the UK and you are bound to find a Bomberg. David Bomberg, born in Birmingham in 1890 to...

Wendy Gray 25 January 2017

Art Forms

Fat Cat Art – Cat’s Guide to Classic Art

There is one fat cat in the world that makes all art in the world better. And it's not my cat unfortunately. It's Zarathustra. Have you heard of (or...

Zuzanna Stańska 24 January 2017

Impressionism

10 Best Portraits Of Édouard Manet

Édouard Manet is known as one of the most controversial artists in his time. Highly criticised for his realism and depicting modern life scenes...

Zuzanna Stańska 23 January 2017

Art Forms

Watch Auguste Rodin Sculpting in 1915

Auguste Rodin was a master of modern sculpture. Instead of copying traditional academic postures, Rodin preferred his models to move naturally around...

Zuzanna Stańska 22 January 2017

Art Forms

René Magritte’s Art Deco Music Covers

You probably associate Belgian Surrealist artist René Magritte with weird, surreal pieces, like his famous Treachery of Images. He also liked...

Zuzanna Stańska 20 January 2017

Periods

Edward Hopper And The Scent Of Loneliness

I remember watching Edward Hopper's piece for the first time. Of course it was his famous Nighthawks - you know this painting - it's late night,...

Zuzanna Stańska 19 January 2017

Artist

Pegeen Vail Guggenheim: A Never Understood Daughter

You must have heard of the family Guggenheim, wealthy merchants who with time became the prominent art collectors and patrons of modern art. You...

Magda Michalska 18 January 2017

Artist

Watch Rare Footage Of Pablo Picasso In His Studio

The film we have for you today is a unique historical document about one of the greatest artists of 20th century. It shows Pablo Picasso in the area...

Zuzanna Stańska 17 January 2017