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Gabriele Munter, Breakfast of Birds – Painting Of The Week

Gabriele Munter (1877-1962) was a German Expressionist painter born in Berlin and most known for her landscapes and use of color. She developed a...

Heidi Werber 15 January 2017

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Meet Jordan Wolfson’s Alluring and Creepy Animatronic Sculptures

Did you even wonder how art could look like in the age of AI and high-tech body enhancements? There's a lot of sci-fi movies like Ex-machina, Ghost...

Piotr Policht 13 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

Everything You Must Know About Parmigianino

Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) was born on this day in 1503. Happy Birthday! This great Italian Mannerist painter and...

Zuzanna Stańska 11 January 2017

Artist Stories

Before Boccioni Turned Futurist

Very few artists developed their styles early in the careers. Most of them were searching for the new means of expression for their entire lives,...

Magda Michalska 10 January 2017

Artist Stories

Harald Sohlberg, The Solitary Genius

Harald Sohlberg was a Norwegian painter whose works can be described as "Neo-romantic". He is particularly known for his depictions of the mountains...

Zuzanna Stańska 9 January 2017

Impressionism

James McNeill Whistler, Portrait of Artist’s Mother (Painting Of The Week)

This is one of the most famous works by an American artist outside the United States. It has been variously described as an American icon and a...

Zuzanna Stańska 8 January 2017

Artist

Beyond Flowers And Desert, Georgia O’Keeffe’s New York

She is definitely best known for her subtle, sometimes almost abstract depictions of flowers and New Mexico landscapes. But there's also...

Piotr Policht 6 January 2017

Artist

Tamara de Lempicka, The First Woman Artist To Be A Glamour Star

This is how Tamara de Lempicka, the most famous Art Deco painter, was described by her Hollywood clients. If one wanted to enter the socialite...

Magda Michalska 5 January 2017

Art Forms

The Mystery Of Vincent Van Gogh’s Photos

Vincent van Gogh famously recorded himself in numerous self-portraits, but he hated photography and supposedly he never sat for a photo as an adult.

Zuzanna Stańska 4 January 2017

Artist Stories

Everything You Must Know About Sandro Botticelli

Sandro Botticelli - everyone knows his name and his The Birth of Venus and Primavera. This master of Early Renaissance belonged to the Florentine...

Zuzanna Stańska 3 January 2017

Art Nouveau

New Year’s Greetings On Art Nouveau Cards

Back in the past people used to send not only Christmas cards but also greetings for New Year. Today we want to follow this old tradition and send...

Magda Michalska 1 January 2017