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Artist Stories

5 Artists Who Became Soldiers during the First World War

Today we commemorate the anniversary of the end of the Great War. On this occasion we want to present you with artists who enlisted as soldiers...

Magda Michalska 11 November 2021

Erotica

Oh, I Do Like To Be Beside the Seaside: Bathing in Art

With the summer holidays upon us, it seems appropriate to take a small tour through depictions of leisure bathing in art. The package holiday...

Wendy Gray 9 July 2021

Masterpiece Stories

Painting of the Week: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Street, Dresden

The swirling crowds and electric lights of the modern city. This is the subject of today's painting of the week, created by one of the greatest...

Zuzanna StaƄska 5 May 2019

WTF Art History

4 Of Hitler’s Least Favourite ‘Degenerate’ Artists

As a person who considered himself an artist, Hitler was very sensitive to aesthetics. He hated people who did not fit to his imagined world of...

Magda Michalska 27 August 2016