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Renaissance

Spot a Rug: Ottoman Carpets in Renaissance Paintings

Art history has always been inseparable from international trade exchanges and the mingling of nations and cultures. Manuscripts, works of art,...

Magda Michalska 20 October 2021

WTF Art History

Biggest Art Heists in History

Movies on thefts and art heists are making huge box office hits for their great action and wit. However, even if real art heists have been sometimes...

Irina Diana Calu 12 October 2021

Bizarre

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