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WTF Art History

Looking for Hot Renaissance Boys? Well, Here They Are!

Look no further! If you are in need of the sight of some muscular bodies this year, don’t bother going to the beach, but book yourself a ticket ...

Magda Michalska 20 October 2021

Art History 101

The Italian Renaissance: A Brief Guide

To the general public, the Italian Renaissance is the pinnacle of art history. More than 500 years on, it’s still the subject of blockbuster ...

Alexandra Kiely 20 October 2021

19th Century

The First-Ever Femme Fatale: Lilith in a Painting by John Collier

The apparent sweetness of this work by John Collier (1850–1934), a Pre-Raphaelite painter, is a wonderful testimony of the two sides of Lilith’s ...

Guest Profile 29 September 2021

Fashion

Met Gala: When Art Meets High Fashion on the Beige Carpet (2021 Update!)

You only need type “Fashion” into the search bar on DailyArt Magazine and you will be met with numerous articles on the topic ranging ...

Rachel Witte 17 September 2021

Renaissance

Everything You Must Know About All Michelangelo’s Pietàs

I guess everyone knows Michelangelo’s Pietà from St. Peter Basilica in the Vatican. But did you know, it is not the only sculpture of this ...

Zuzanna Stańska 14 September 2021

Literature

5 Books About Famous Artists You Need to Read This Autumn

September has come. Which means that the long dark evenings are upon us. It is not certain if we will be able to visit museums and galleries but ...

Zuzanna Stańska 6 September 2021

Long Read

Lapis Lazuli – A Pigment More Precious than Gold

Lapis lazuli, once more precious than gold, has a history of over 9.000 years. The earliest artifacts found at Bhirrana, which is the oldest site of ...

Irina Diana Calu 1 September 2021

Art Travels

Choose Your Destination: Best Vacation Spots for Art History Lovers

As we are all in the full swing of summer and ready to explore, we look at the best destinations to visit for art history lovers during vacation. Get ...

Nina Relf 13 August 2021

Art State of Mind

Bringing Up Baby – The Art of Parenting Through The Ages

Childcare can take so many forms. Kids throughout history have been raised by gay dads, lesbian moms, whole villages, singles, and adoptive parents. ...

Candy Bedworth 9 May 2021

Erotica

Best Bums in Art History

When nothing goes according to plan and you're feeling down, there are many pick-me-ups like meeting friends, eating chocolate, or going on a walk. ...

Magda Michalska 25 April 2021

Erotica

Celebrating the Male Body in Renaissance Florence

The adoration of the male body was an inspiration for many artists and there is no medium better suited to presenting the full beauty and complexity ...

Joanna Kaszubowska 21 April 2021

Renaissance

Michelangelo’s Pieta: An Ode to the Sublime

The Pietà - or Virgin of Pity - is the representation of the Blessed Virgin holding her divine son on her knees. This iconic type entered Italy ...

Montaine Dumont 23 February 2021