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Art Nouveau

Meet Jane Avril, The Great Muse Of Henri De Toulouse-Lautrec

Jane Avril was the dancer and the star of the Moulin Rouge in the 1890s. Her legend is alive until this day - her semi-fictionalized character was...

Zuzanna Stańska 20 September 2016

Artist

Yoko Ono’s Performance You Can Recreate At Home

Yoko Ono is not only the wife of late John Lennon. Primarily she is an artist and performer. One of her most famous performances was Cut...

Magda Michalska 19 September 2016

Erotica

Nudes With Eating Disorders

To follow up my post about body images and body positivity, I want to show you a touching campaign from a few years ago. The well known nudes from...

Magda Michalska 18 September 2016

Periods

How To Become A Surrealist – A Manual to Psychic Automatism

In 1924, André Breton defined  a completely new word - Surrealism- in his First Manifesto of Surrealism. It was not a trend in art or...

Magda Michalska 17 September 2016

WTF Art History

Weekly Art Gif Selection: Vincent Van Gogh Edition

Guess what do we have for you this week... [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="307"] Source: bestanimation.com[/caption] Yep, van Gogh's Gifs!...

Zuzanna Stańska 16 September 2016

Bizarre

10 Creatures Created By Odilon Redon That Will Give You Creeps

Works of Odilon Redon look like they were created by a weirdo. During the early years of artistic activity of this Symbolist painter, printmaker,...

Zuzanna Stańska 15 September 2016

Artist Stories

A Party With The YBAs (BYOB, We Provide Only Formaldehyde)

The acronym YBA is probably my third favourite after BYOB and ASAP (I like NASA, too). Have you come across it? It was created in the early...

Magda Michalska 13 September 2016

Art Forms

The Static World In Motion of Eadweard Muybridge

Eadweard Muybridge was a 19th century photographer who proved that horses can fly. Today Muybridge is famous for his pioneering work on animal...

Zuzanna Stańska 11 September 2016

Art State of Mind

September To Remember – 9/11 Tribute

It’s been 15 years already. Banksy, New York, 2013   They jumped from the burning floors— one, two, a few more, higher, lower. The...

Magda Michalska 11 September 2016

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

Abstract Expressionism

The Recipe Of Work Of Art By Mark Rothko. Warning: Explosive Human Emotions Inside

Mark Rothko, one of the most famous postwar American artists is now generally identified as an abstract expressionist but his works are exquisite.

Zuzanna Stańska 9 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