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All You Need to Know About the Lascaux Cave

By September 23, 2021

Located in southern France, the Lascaux Cave houses some of the most...


The Hidden Meanings of Nature in Čiurlionis’ Paintings

By September 22, 2021

What’s nature like outside your window today? Is it calm and relaxing,...

  • Symbolism

    5 Facts That Will Help You Understand Symbolism

    By October 11, 2016

    Symbolism as a term can be confusing. Usually grouped with the other post-impressionist movements, Symbolism emerged at just about the same time as Impressionism, but it is not entirely accurate to call it “post” Impressionist. So what exactly Symbolism...

  • Artists' Stories

    How Did Caravaggio Die? The Answer Is Not Easy

    By October 10, 2016

    Caravaggio was a great artist, no doubt about it. But he was also a rowdy. An early published notice on him, dating from 1604 and describing his lifestyle three years previously, recounts that “after a fortnight’s work he will...

  • Artists' Stories

    Raphael and La Fornarina – The Love Story

    By October 9, 2016

    Margarita Luti is also known as La Fornarina,  which means “the baker’s daughter”. According to the legend, she was the mistress and model of Raphael. According to Vasari, the leading gossip girl of the Renaissance artists, Raphael was a “very...

  • Animals

    Meet Famous Artists And Their Cats (Cuteness Overload)

    By October 8, 2016

      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 have taken photos with them: 1. Salvador Dalí with his pet ocelot,...

  • Literature

    How Well Do You Know Shakespeare? Check Your Knowledge [Quiz]

    By October 7, 2016

    As probably every fan of Shakespeare is aware of, in 2016 The entire Globe (pun intended) celebrates this ingenious writer, poet and actor. On this occasion, we want to join the party and present 5 stunning works by...

  • Sport And Entertainment

    Sports Lover? Spot The Ball!

    By October 6, 2016

    Are you an active person? You can’t sit for a long while, you have to be always on the move? Well, then this is a short collection just for you: sports paintings by Sir John Lavery, an Irish...

  • Religious Art

    Bible According To Blake

    By October 5, 2016

    William Blake, an English Romantic poet, painter and printmaker, was commissioned by his patron Thomas Butts, a civil servant, around 80 works with various biblical subjects. His own interpretations of the famous scenes from the Bible are penetrated...

  • 21st century

    Hoovers Can Be Art – A Post For Perfect Housewives

    By October 3, 2016

    Do you like cleaning? I do, though I’m still far from being a Perfect Housewife. But I really like hoovering (especially with Henry). And the American artist Jeff Koons seems to be a fan of hoovers, too. Yes,...

  • Museums And Exhibitions

    Women in Kunstmuseum Bern: A Glimpse To The Collection

    By October 2, 2016

    Today is the last day of our monthly special feature in DailyArt mobile app (free for iOS and Android). For the past month every Sunday we have featured marvellous pieces from the collection of Kunstmuseum Bern which is the oldest art...

  • Gifs

    Weekly Art Gif Selection: Hello October

    By September 30, 2016

    Time for our Weekly Art Gif Selection. The first on in October! Today we have for you: 1. A very dynamic Scream 2. Ok, I don’t know how to comment that. 3. A smoking pipe that is not...

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