#halloween

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All Souls & Halloween: Death in Art

All Souls & Halloween: Death in art seems like a fitting title for an article at the end of October! The feast day of All Souls and the festival...

Sarah Mills 2 November 2021

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Halloween in Hell: Dante and Virgil

Halloween night is this time of year when we go from light to darkness, where we can see and experience demons. For this special occasion, I want to...

Christopher Michaut 31 October 2021

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Need An Artsy Halloween Costume Inspiration?

Halloween’s coming! Have you got a costume already? Do you want to emphasize your passion for art but are bored with the usual Frida Kahlo...

Magda Michalska 31 October 2021

Edvard Munch, Love and pain, 1895, oil on canvas. The Munch Museum, Oslo, Norway. Bizarre

5 Vampire Paintings in Art

Vampires are one of the most famous mythical creatures in history. The origins of their legend date back to ancient civilizations. Some ancient...

Errika Gerakiti 31 October 2021

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Skulls, Demons, Devils… 13 Creepy Paintings Ideal For Halloween

Since Halloween is today, we couldn’t help but dedicate this article to the most famous creepy paintings. Forget watching horrors on Netflix —...

Zuzanna Stańska 31 October 2021

Women Artists

Pumpkin Spiced Yayoi Kusama

Yayoi Kusama, the legendary Japanese artist born in 1929, began her career 69 years ago. Nevertheless, the world discovered her just a couple of...

Magda Michalska 26 October 2021

Dine & Wine

I Love You, Pumpkin!

During this time of the year, the color orange rules the world (when it’s not grey skies and rain, of course). Everything from leaves to grass...

Joanna Kaszubowska 26 October 2021

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Halloween Special: Horror in Art

Horror isn’t an element only of the movies or literature. Artists throughout time have painted repulsive and ghastly themes. For example, a...

Errika Gerakiti 31 October 2020

Double Double Toil and Trouble: Witches in Art and Modern Media

Tis the season....no, not of Christmas. Halloween. The time for Fall festivals, hayrides, corn mazes, and pumpkin patches. Grotesque goblins, creepy...

Rachel Witte 30 October 2018

Fighting Skeletons of James Ensor

We can’t let Halloween pass by without mention of the late Victorian avante-garde painter James Ensor. Often likened to Munch is his ability to...

Sarah Mills 26 October 2018