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Romanticism

Henry Fuseli And His Fantasy World

Henry Fuseli was a master of romantic imaginary. He was one of those artists who shaped our vision of the epoch. That scary vision. He was born in...

Zuzanna Stańska 3 March 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

Masterpiece Stories

Masterpiece Story: Albrecht Dürer, The Self-Portrait at 28

Albrecht Dürer loved self-portraits. In the first half of his life, he made a series of exquisite self-portraits. The earliest was made in 1484,...

Zuzanna Stańska 26 February 2017

Renaissance

The Darkness Of Titian’s Late Paintings

Titian had a long life. According to scholars he must have been 78 or 80 years old when he died. That was considered a miracle in an age when most...

Zuzanna Stańska 25 February 2017

Museum Stories

10 Absolute Gems From The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is the Montreal's largest museum and one of the the most prominent in Canada. The Museum’s encyclopedic...

Zuzanna Stańska 24 February 2017

Baroque

The Art of Story Telling: The Abduction of the Sabine Women

If, as is popularly believed, there are only seven plot types in storytelling it is not surprising to find artists inspired by the same narrative at...

Wendy Gray 23 February 2017

Contemporary Art

Tammam Azzam And The Images Of A Destroyed Country

You may know the artist we want to feature today because of this image: Freedom Graffiti, Photograph courtesy of the artist and Ayyam Gallery Born...

Zuzanna Stańska 21 February 2017

Brak kategorii

Masterpieces of Minimalism by Robert Morris

What do you get when you strip art of metaphor, representation or metaphysics? It turns out that even if „what you see is what you see”, as Frank...

Piotr Policht 20 February 2017

Art Forms

Beyonce Pregnancy Photos And Their Art Inspirations

A week ago we've published on our DailyArt Facebook fanpage a photo, showing pregnant Beyoncé. Exactly this one: And guess what - it caused an...

Zuzanna Stańska 18 February 2017

Cubism

When Picasso Changed Art By Inspiring Others

It's 1907, and Picasso is feverishly working in Bateau Lavoire, Montmartre. A large canvas of the prostitutes from a hometown brothel is driving him...

Wendy Gray 15 February 2017

Erotica

Oh Cupid, Mon Amour! Cupids Just Being Awesome

Who wouldn't like to come across a lovely cupid one day? Who wouldn't like to be a target of his sweet arrow? Sending you a bunch of cupids doing...

Magda Michalska 13 February 2017

Masterpiece Stories

Mars And Venus, Sandro Botticelli (Painting Of The Week)

Valentines Day is coming. What else could we feature in our weekly series "Painting of the Week" if not a scene of Mars and Venus created by our...

Zuzanna Stańska 12 February 2017