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Search results for:  'Early Italian Paintings'
Updated 06-17-2019

A New Illustrated Database for Women Artists Spans
A New Illustrated Database for Women Artists Spans the 15th to 19th Centuries  Hyperallergic

A Space of Their Own aims to compile the most comprehensive resource to date for information on female artists active in the United States and Europe during ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How a lost painting restored an artist nun to her place
How a lost painting restored an artist nun to her place in history  The Australian Financial Review

It took a sisterhood to save the first great woman painter of the Renaissance from obscurity, one adopted saint at a time. The restoration of The Last Supper has ...


Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Guggenheim Bilbao Dazzles With Summer Blockbuster Exhibitions
Guggenheim Bilbao Dazzles With Summer Blockbuster Exhibitions  ArtLyst

Last week I travelled South to the Guggenheim Bilbao for perhaps the strongest Summer line-up of art exhibitions, anywhere on the planet. Top This! Gerhard ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Getty Research Institute Appoints Naoko Takahatake
Getty Research Institute Appoints Naoko Takahatake as Curator of Prints and Drawings  Artforum

The Getty Research Institute (GRI) in Los Angeles announced today that Naoko Takahatake, a specialist in Italian Renaissance and Baroque print history, has ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Classroom Becomes Renaissance Florence as Students
Classroom Becomes Renaissance Florence as Students Explore New Approach to Art History  Middlebury College News and Events

Art historian Katy Smith Abbott gets her students Reacting to the Past as a new way to explore events that ushered in the Renaissance.


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
At Long Last, Early Renaissance Works Are Reunited
At Long Last, Early Renaissance Works Are Reunited  The Wall Street Journal

Two paintings by Andrea Mantegna will be reunited into a single masterpiece for the first time in centuries.


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tintoretto Retrospective Marks The 500th Anniversary
Tintoretto Retrospective Marks The 500th Anniversary Of The Artist's Birth  NPR

Curators have organized a retrospective at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., to mark the 500th anniversary of the birth of Italian painter Jacopo ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Blanchet grad heading to selective Florence Academy
Blanchet grad heading to selective Florence Academy of Art hopes to make career of oil painting  Salem Reporter

Sam Hoskins has been passionate about art for as long as he can remember. This fall, the Blanchet Catholic School senior will head to Florence, Italy to ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How Nuns Have Shaped the Course of Art History - Artsy
How Nuns Have Shaped the Course of Art History  Artsy

How do you solve a problem like Maria, and unveil her place in art history? Maria di Ormanno degli Albizzi, a 15th-century Italian nun, was one of the earliest ...


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Once Radical Slashes of Lucio Fontana - The New
The Once Radical Slashes of Lucio Fontana  The New Yorker

Peter Schjeldahl on the artist's meticulously violated canvases and punctured ceramics, which seemed like a big deal before the mystiques of innovation shifted.


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Rembrandt in the Blood: An Obsessive Aristocrat, Rediscovered
Rembrandt in the Blood: An Obsessive Aristocrat, Rediscovered Paintings and an Art-World Feud  The New York Times

The discovery that upended Jan Six's life occurred one day in November 2016. Six is a 40-year-old Dutch art dealer based in Amsterdam, who attracted ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Property from The Collection of Richard L. Feigen
Property from The Collection of Richard L. Feigen  Christie's

Broadcaster Alastair Sooke and Christie's specialist Jonquil O'Reilly introduce a selection of Italian Renaissance and Baroque paintings and an 18th-century ...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:52:04 GMT
Unheralded Renaissance Painter to Have Major Exhibition
Unheralded Renaissance Painter to Have Major Exhibition at the Frick  The New York Times

The Frick Collection's Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture will include 22 paintings by Giovanni Battista Moroni and 14 related objects.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE: Free talk on Early Renaissance painter canceled
UPDATE: Free talk on Early Renaissance painter canceled  Fredericksburg.com

Editor's Note: This event has been canceled. The Fredericksburg-Este Association will offer a free lecture on Piero della Francesca, an Italian painter of the Early ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Italy livid about deal to loan Leonardo works to Louvre
Italy livid about deal to loan Leonardo works to Louvre  Associated Press

ROME (AP) So versatile were Leonardo da Vinci's talents in art and science and so boundless his visionary imagination, he is known to the world as the ...


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Art Historian Says He Has Identified the Earliest Known
Art Historian Says He Has Identified the Earliest Known Michelangelo Drawing  Smithsonian.com

The sketch, now on view in Budapest, likely dates to between 1487 and 1490.


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Theres a Reason Why Lucio Fontanas 60-Year-Old Art
Theres a Reason Why Lucio Fontanas 60-Year-Old Art Feels Vital Right Now  Observer

Our current political climate combined with the influx of 'selfie museums' oddly makes for the perfect time to reexamine Lucio Fontana's art.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Who was artist who created Notre Dame's Christopher
Who was artist who created Notre Dame's Christopher Columbus murals? A look at Luigi Gregori  South Bend Tribune

Editor's Note: The University of Notre Dame announced Sunday that it will no longer display the paintings of the life of explorer Christopher Columbus that have ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Early Rubens Review: The Bedrock on Which to Build
Early Rubens Review: The Bedrock on Which to Build  The Wall Street Journal

The painter's prosperity and lasting renown grew out of the prodigious artistic gifts, unshakable confidence and relentless ambition already evident in his ...


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What is Mannerism Art? Exploring the Fascinating Late
What is Mannerism Art? Exploring the Fascinating Late Renaissance Style  My Modern Met

What is Mannerism? Also known as the Late Renaissance, Mannerism art or Mannerist painting emerged in 1530 and lasted until the end of the century.


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Still life with lilac: a remarkable Petrov-Vodkin painting
Still life with lilac: a remarkable Petrov-Vodkin painting  Christie's

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin (1878-1939) was one of the leading lights of Russian early-20th-century art. He is best known today for his brazen palette of primary ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 09:19:00 GMT
The art of Giorgio Morandi explained - Christie's
The art of Giorgio Morandi explained  Christie's

Giorgio Morandi was born in the Italian city of Bologna in 1890 and rarely ever left. As a young man, he studied at Bologna's Academy of Fine Arts, ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
15 Art Exhibitions to View in N.Y.C. This Weekend
15 Art Exhibitions to View in N.Y.C. This Weekend  The New York Times

Our guide to new art shows and some that will be closing soon.


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Renaissance - History
Renaissance  History

The Renaissance was a fervent period of European cultural, artistic, political and economic rebirth following the Middle Ages. Generally described as taking.


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In the Italian Renaissance, Wealthy Patrons Used Art
In the Italian Renaissance, Wealthy Patrons Used Art for Power  Artsy

Much of the era's cultural output was commissioned by ambitious, affluent families and institutions to bolster their authority.


Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:31:38 GMT
The Bible Stories Essential to Understanding Art History
The Bible Stories Essential to Understanding Art History  Artsy

To a contemporary audience, the biblical narratives that appear in Western art from the Middle Ages through the modern era can appear impenetrably obscure.


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 20:48:13 GMT
Italian Painting, Before the Fall - Hyperallergic
Italian Painting, Before the Fall  Hyperallergic

Metaphysical Painting offered a philosophical refuge for Italian artists shaking off their Futurist sugar high. Thomas MicchelliNovember 17, 2018 Facebook ...


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Andrew Graham-Dixon on the Italian Renaissance - Vanity
Andrew Graham-Dixon on the Italian Renaissance  Vanity Fair

The Italian Renaissance was so good it happened twice, says Andrew Graham-Dixon thanks to the work of St Francis of Assisi and the painter Giotto.


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
THEN AND NOW: 23 photos of iconic casinos - Business
THEN AND NOW: 23 photos of iconic casinos  Business Insider

Business Insider - From Caesars Palace to Paris Las Vegas, check out some of the world's most iconic casinos when they first opened and what they look like ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 21:36:00 GMT
Alexander Girards Vibrant Designs Were a Love Letter
Alexander Girards Vibrant Designs Were a Love Letter to Folk Art  Artsy

Influenced by the vivid patterns of folk art and warmth of Santa Fe, Girard's expansive oeuvre contrasted the austerity of modernism.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:00:00 GMT
Obituary: Franco Zeffirelli 'acclaimed theatre and
Obituary: Franco Zeffirelli 'acclaimed theatre and film director'  The Stage

Designer-director Franco Zeffirelli, who has died at the age of 96, produced some of the most acclaimed stage and screen productions of the 20th century.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 16:16:00 GMT
Gloria Vanderbilt, socialite and designer-jeans marketer
Gloria Vanderbilt, socialite and designer-jeans marketer who was the subject of a sensational custody trial in the 1930s, dies at 95  The Washington Post

Gloria Vanderbilt, the poor little rich girl who fascinated the nation during a scandal-tinged custody trial in the 1930s, became one of the most chronicled ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 15:25:19 GMT
Queen Victoria's memorials to her dogs - Royal Central
Queen Victoria's memorials to her dogs  Royal Central

Queen Victoria's love for her dogs was lavishly recorded in paint and sculpture and not least, in her sketches and words. Lord Melbourne, the Queen's Prime ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 12:46:11 GMT
7 Facts About The Napoleonic Wars - BBC History Magazine
7 Facts About The Napoleonic Wars  BBC History Magazine

The showdown at Waterloo was delayed due to rain, and the young Napoleon Bonaparte showed little promise. Read surprising and forgotten facts about the ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 12:00:00 GMT
The Louvre plans to launch a VR exhibition that takes
The Louvre plans to launch a VR exhibition that takes you behind the glass of the Mona Lisa  Daily Mail

Thousands visit the enigmatic Mona Lisa, in Paris' Muse du Louvre, each day but a VR exhibit will soon let you avoid the crowds and get close to the portrait ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:15:03 GMT
Gallery Shows in New York City This Week - June 16
Gallery Shows in New York City This Week - June 16-June 23  City Guide NY

For art in galleries, from shows to openings to receptions and special events, check out City Guide's calendar listings for New York City. From Chelsea galleries ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:58:52 GMT
This Past Week in History: June 9th to June 15th
This Past Week in History: June 9th to June 15th  The National Herald

June 10th: On this day in 1944, 218 men, women and children were massacred in Distomo, a small village near Delphi, by German troops during World War II.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 06:43:22 GMT
Things to Do on the Upper East Side This Week - June
Things to Do on the Upper East Side This Week - June 16-June 23  City Guide NY

You'll find the the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Madison Avenue, Central Park Zoo, and Seredipity 3 in the Upper East Side, along with a plethora of other ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 04:58:26 GMT
A shelluva story! Dig into these tasty tidbits about
A shelluva story! Dig into these tasty tidbits about Virginia's famous peanuts  Richmond.com

Peanuts have deep roots* in Virginia. The once lowly legume not even a real nut has become a staple of our food culture. Despite a checkered past, the ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 02:30:00 GMT
This Is What Made Robert Rauschenberg Throw His Paintings
This Is What Made Robert Rauschenberg Throw His Paintings Into a River  The Daily Beast

At the end of a show in Italy, Robert Rauschenberg, faced with a stinging critique and steep shipping costs to move his works back home, threw all of it into the ...


Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Phoenix Rising 48 Hours in Portland, Maine The Greylock
Phoenix Rising 48 Hours in Portland, Maine The Greylock Glass  greylockglass.com

If you've never been to Portland, Maine, you'll be amazed at how this just-right sized city hums with activity in the arts, dining, entertainment, and (of course) ...


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 21:02:00 GMT
Discover Florida Anew: Highlights And Hidden Gems In
Discover Florida Anew: Highlights And Hidden Gems In Fort Lauderdale  Forbes

Think you know Fort Lauderdale? Its reinvention is enticing. Savor a swirl of these vacation smiles.


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 16:04:14 GMT
10 Vintage Baby Names That Still Sound Great Today
10 Vintage Baby Names That Still Sound Great Today | Moms  Moms

We're seeing lots of new, modern baby names make their rounds, but there are plenty of vintage names that aged well and still sound great today.


Sun, 16 Jun 2019 14:37:30 GMT
Understanding Renaissance Master Raphael through 5
Understanding Renaissance Master Raphael through 5 Key Artworks  Artsy

The Italian Renaissance artist is remembered for his groundbreaking paintings, passionate love affairs, luxurious lifestyle, and early death.


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 15:44:05 GMT
Their neighbor was arrested on terror charges. This
Their neighbor was arrested on terror charges. This is how a typical American community reacted.  The Washington Post

After a resident of a rapidly diversifying Atlanta suburb was charged with plotting to blow up the White House, neighbors began to worry for his mother.


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 23:06:06 GMT
42 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Sunday, June
42 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Sunday, June 16  Straight.com

Looking for something to do on Sunday? The Straight's got you covered. Here are 42 events happening in or around Vancouver on Sunday, June 16.


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:00:00 GMT
Franco Zeffirelli, Creator Of Lavish Productions On
Franco Zeffirelli, Creator Of Lavish Productions On Screen And Stage, Dies At 96  NPR

Franco Zeffirelli once said that when the curtain comes up "you have to give the audience a big thing to look at." The Italian filmmaker and opera director gave ...


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 12:34:00 GMT
Britain at its best: The gloriously beautiful Lincolnshire
Britain at its best: The gloriously beautiful Lincolnshire market town of Stamford  Daily Mail

Stamford has been the setting for many costume dramas, including the 2005 film Pride & Prejudice, in which it almost outshone Keira Knightley, says the Daily ...


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 10:49:57 GMT
Who was Mona Lisa? Why da Vinci's masterpiece still
Who was Mona Lisa? Why da Vinci's masterpiece still fascinates  Quartz

There's something about Leonardo da Vinci's painting that keeps us flocking to see it year upon year.


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 09:00:00 GMT
David Novros - Brooklyn Rail
David Novros  Brooklyn Rail

The kinesthetic relationship viewers encounter with painting has long been a preoccupation for David Novros.


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Only Woman in the Renaissances Most Famous Record
The Only Woman in the Renaissances Most Famous Record of Art History  Artsy

Properzia de' Rossi, Grassi Family Coat of Arms at the Museo Civico Medievale, Bologna, c. 1510-30. Courtesy of Irene Graziani at the University of Bologna.


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Primavera: One of the Most Important Botticelli Paintings
Primavera: One of the Most Important Botticelli Paintings  My Modern Met

Botticelli paintings play an important role in the Italian Renaissance. Largely considered one of the most prolific painters of the 15th century, Botticelli is known ...


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Italian Police May Have Solved the Mystery of Who Was
Italian Police May Have Solved the Mystery of Who Was Behind an Exhibition of Fake Modigliani Paintings in Genoa  artnet News

There are now a total of six suspects tied to the exhibition of fake Modigliani paintings, which was shut down in 2017.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
10 Beautiful Libraries To See In Europe - TheTravel
10 Beautiful Libraries To See In Europe  TheTravel

Europe is filled with stunning libraries - where the art and architecture are as much of a draw as the books.


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 22:09:50 GMT
How Japanese Rock Gardens Became Expressions of Zen
How Japanese Rock Gardens Became Expressions of Zen  My Modern Met

Ever wonder about the history of Japanese rock gardens? Discover how these Zen gardens came to be and where to find them in Kyoto.


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:25:17 GMT
Leonardo da Vinci: Artist, engineer, handbag designer
Leonardo da Vinci: Artist, engineer, handbag designer  CNN

Leonardo da Vinci was a Renaissance man in every sense of the word. He was a sculptor, architect, scientist, engineer and, of course, painter, who created ...


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:16:20 GMT
Nightlife - Mail Tribune
Nightlife  Mail Tribune

AcousticJohn Hollis | 6 p. m. Thursdays and Fridays | Callahan's Lodge, 7100 Old Highway 99 S. , Ashland, 541-482-1299Dave Barnes | 6 p. m. Saturdays ...


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 16:00:00 GMT
The BroadsheetDAILY June 14, 2019 - ebroadsheet.com
The BroadsheetDAILY June 14, 2019  ebroadsheet.com

Lower Manhattan's Local News. The Broadsheet Inc. | 212-912-1106 | editor@ebroadsheet.com| ebroadsheet.com. 36 Ebony, 52 Ivory, 28 Liberty. Sing for Hope ...


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 15:17:00 GMT
Inside The World's Greatest Private Jewelry Collection
Inside The World's Greatest Private Jewelry Collection: The Maharaja Treasures Of Sheikh Al-Thani  Forbes

Inside the world's greatest private collection of jewelryand the plan to auction it off in the sale of the century.


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:00:35 GMT
The Italian Art Supply Shop That Keeps Renaissance
The Italian Art Supply Shop That Keeps Renaissance Painting Techniques Alive  Artsy

Since the 1800s, the family-run shop Zecchi has been dedicated to creating art supplies with the same materials and processes as Renaissance craftsmen.


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Invention of the 'Salvator Mundi' - Vulture
The Invention of the 'Salvator Mundi'  Vulture

How a $1000 art-auction bet turned into the 'Salvator Mundi,' a painting some believe to be a lost Leonardo Da Vinci work that later sold for $450 million.


Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why Female Artists Have Used the Self-Portrait to Demand
Why Female Artists Have Used the Self-Portrait to Demand Their Place in Art History  Artsy

In the ongoing struggle to gain acceptance in the art world, female artists have made assertive self-portraits that offer a rare break from the male gaze.


Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Community calendar for the week of June 14, 2019
Community calendar for the week of June 14, 2019  Deseret News

Several festivals will take place this week in Utah, including The Chalk Art Festival, Summer Food Truck Fest, Utah Blues Festival, Bee Fest, Asian Festival, ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 22:00:00 GMT
Father's Day Weekend NJ 30 of the best things to do
Father's Day Weekend NJ 30 of the best things to do June 14-16  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Looking for something to do with Dad this weekend? We've got you covered. Check out our complete list of great events and fun things do right here in the great ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 21:50:00 GMT
LACMA is building an institution for the 21st century
LACMA is building an institution for the 21st century  Art Newspaper

With the county supervisors' recent decision to green light the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) Peter Zumthor-designed building project, it's worth ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 20:12:00 GMT
Joyce Pensato, Creator of Punkish Paintings of Cartoon
Joyce Pensato, Creator of Punkish Paintings of Cartoon Characters, Dead at 78 -  ARTnews

Joyce Pensato, whose endearing, scrappy pictures of cartoon characters made her one of the most exciting New Yorkbased figurative painters during her time, ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:31:00 GMT
Collecting the Whole Worlds Images - Wall Street Journal
Collecting the Whole Worlds Images  Wall Street Journal

Italian magnate Luciano Benetton has assembled 25000 small-scale works in what might be the world's largest private art collection.


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:50:00 GMT
Tales of the Jewish Working Class: Anarchism and the
Tales of the Jewish Working Class: Anarchism and the Multicultural Joys of New York  Tablet Magazine

This is the third part of an extended history of the anarchists and the Jews. Read part 1 here, and part 2 here. I. Social Democratic trade unionism was a success ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 04:00:00 GMT
Titian's reboot of Renaissance painting in Venice
Titian's reboot of Renaissance painting in Venice  DW (English)

Titian was initially seen as an upstart in 16th-century Venice, but today he's considered a innovator who changed art history. An exhibition at Frankfurt's Stdel ...


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Italian street artist Cibo transforms fascist graffiti
Italian street artist Cibo transforms fascist graffiti into food  Quartzy

In a city riddled with hateful graffiti, one foodie and artist came up with a deliciously ironic solution.


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MOCA on the rebound? Three strong shows and free entry
MOCA on the rebound? Three strong shows and free entry are welcome signs of change  Los Angeles Times

As the Museum of Contemporary Art turns 40, financial and leadership calamity have yielded to renewal, if new shows are any indication.


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 18:40:00 GMT
Paula Rego review a monumental show of sex, anger
Paula Rego review a monumental show of sex, anger and pain  The Guardian

Rego travels from brutal satire to figures so real you feel you know them in an unmissable, lifetime-spanning survey.


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:43:00 GMT
Natalia Goncharova: a Russian aristocrat turned radical
Natalia Goncharova: a Russian aristocrat turned radical artist | 1843  The Economist 1843

Of all the Russian avant-garde artists of the 20th century, Natalia Goncharova (1881-1962) was the most experimental. She absorbed the artistic styles around ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 13:53:20 GMT
TMA's Travelogue traces the intersection of art and
TMA's Travelogue traces the intersection of art and tourism  Tucson Local Media

Tseng stands at the entry of the Tucson Museum of Art's big summer show, Travelogue: Grand Destinations and Personal Journeys. In a black-and-white ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:00:00 GMT
Angel Art: Sculptures and Paintings of Angels Throughout
Angel Art: Sculptures and Paintings of Angels Throughout History  My Modern Met

For centuries, angels have graced works of art with their ethereal presence. The existence of angel-like figures in art can be traced back thousands of years.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How an Eight-Month Trip Shifted the Course of Art History
How an Eight-Month Trip Shifted the Course of Art History  The New York Times

WHEN ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG and Cy Twombly met in New York at the Art Students League in the spring of 1951, the two had an instant kinship.


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Jeff Koons's 'Sacred Heart' and a Bevy of Alexander
Jeff Koons's 'Sacred Heart' and a Bevy of Alexander Calders Star in 50th Edition of Art Basel Fair, With Early Sales Solid -  ARTnews

Read a sales report from the first VIP preview day of the fair running through Sunday.


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 21:46:00 GMT
The Eccentric Cabinets of Curiosity That Captivated
The Eccentric Cabinets of Curiosity That Captivated Renaissance Europe  Artsy

Unicorn horns, mermaid skeletons, taxidermied animals, preserved plants, clocks, scientific instruments, celestial globes: These were the contents of the ...


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 21:32:00 GMT
New museum exhibits are well worth dawdling over
New museum exhibits are well worth dawdling over  Englewood Herald

The Denver Art Museum has opened two recent exhibits that offer another way to spend summer hours, when one can enjoy an up-close experience of color ...


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 21:32:00 GMT
What's so special about the Mona Lisa? - The Conversation
What's so special about the Mona Lisa?  The Conversation AU

Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa is the world's most visited artwork. Its appeal rests partly on several mysteries.


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 20:12:00 GMT
Week in Review: Italy Won't Send Leonardos to the Louvre
Week in Review: Italy Won't Send Leonardos to the Louvre, Shredded Banksy Heads to Exhibition  Hyperallergic

Also, curators at the British Museum realized an object they displayed as a vase was actually a Sumerian weapon, how art dealer Mary Boone hopes to avoid ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Three exhibitions to see in Venice this weekend - Art
Three exhibitions to see in Venice this weekend  Art Newspaper

From Tuymans's Third Reich paintings, to Kounellis's poor materials, there's more to see in the city than the Venice Biennale.


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Globalisation was rife in the 16th century clues from
Globalisation was rife in the 16th century clues from Renaissance paintings  The Conversation - UK

A new look at Renaissance paintings demonstrates the world has always been global.


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Photos: PHOTOS: Today in History, June 10 - Burlington
Photos: PHOTOS: Today in History, June 10  Burlington Times News

Gospel-soul singer James Brown sings Living in America during his three-hour concert at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles, Ca., on June 10, 1991.


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 04:01:00 GMT
Must-see exhibitions in 2019 America - Christie's
Must-see exhibitions in 2019 America  Christie's

1; Vija Celmins: To Fix the Image in Memory San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, until 31 March 2019. The Latvian-American artist's wondrous ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Dolce & Gabbana Presents an Alta Moda Lesson on Italian
Dolce & Gabbana Presents an Alta Moda Lesson on Italian Art History  Vogue

Seventeen days after the cancellation of its ready-to-wear show in Shanghai, Dolce & Gabbana presented a one-of-a-kind womenswear and menswear show in ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hamish Bowless Art-Filled Roman Holiday - Vogue
Hamish Bowless Art-Filled Roman Holiday  Vogue

Every visit to Rome yields new serendipities. This trip was no exception, thanks largely to the imagination of the Gucci team, who planned the itinerary.


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Secret Art Collection of a Reclusive Italian Tycoon
The Secret Art Collection of a Reclusive Italian Tycoon Is Unveiled  The New York Times

Francesco Federico Cerruti built an imposing villa outside Turin, filling it with an assortment of stellar works. The building is now open to the public.


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
After Leonardo, the spotlight is on Raphael for the
After Leonardo, the spotlight is on Raphael for the 500th anniversary of his death next year  Art Newspaper

There will be a rash of shows on the Renaissance master, the largest will be in Rome.


Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Virgil Abloh's Latest Drops Can Only Be Copped Via
Virgil Abloh's Latest Drops Can Only Be Copped Via Museum  Garage

Virgil Abloh is arguably the busiest man in fashionhe just teamed up with Nike Lab Chicago to launch a community center for young designers, collaborated ...


Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Famous Art Guide: Where to Find Famous Art Around the
Famous Art Guide: Where to Find Famous Art Around the World  My Modern Met

Wondering where to find famous art? In this art guide, we explore a selection of some of the world's most famous artand the cultural sites these pieces call ...


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Bruegel's Two Monkeys: One of art's most enduring puzzles
Bruegel's Two Monkeys: One of art's most enduring puzzles?  BBC News

It is one of the most riddling paintings in all of art history: a pair of white-collared monkeys is chained to a metal hasp under a darkening archway in the extreme ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Trump UK visit what did Camilla's wink mean? - BBC
Trump UK visit what did Camilla's wink mean?  BBC News

The Duchess of Cornwall went viral this week when she winked after a photo shoot during Donald Trump's state visit to the UK. Kelly Grovier explores the history ...


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Invention and Design: Early Italian Drawings at the
Invention and Design: Early Italian Drawings at the Morgan Review: Sketching the History of an Art Form  The Wall Street Journal

In 1909, the banker, philanthropist and collector John Pierpont Morgan purchased an extraordinary trove of Italian Renaissance drawings from Charles Fairfax ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Legendary Old Master Dealer Richard Feigen Is Selling
Legendary Old Master Dealer Richard Feigen Is Selling His Own Collection at Auction to Fund His Retirement  artnet News

After more than six decades in the art world, the 88-year-old dealer is selling a select group of his treasures at Christie's.


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
18 Art Exhibitions to View in N.Y.C. This Weekend
18 Art Exhibitions to View in N.Y.C. This Weekend  The New York Times

Our guide to new art shows and some that will be closing soon.


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Culture - Leonardo da Vinci's lost masterpieces - BBC
Culture - Leonardo da Vinci's lost masterpieces  BBC News

The Renaissance man was as much a scientist as an artist. On the 500th anniversary of his death, Cath Pound explores how Leonardo da Vinci's drawings ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The 11 Most Nightmarish Depictions of Hell in Art History
The 11 Most Nightmarish Depictions of Hell in Art History  Artsy

In celebration of Halloween and Day of the Dead, we look back at artists' most spine-chilling interpretations of Hell.


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The fabric of Renaissance art - Apollo Magazine
The fabric of Renaissance art  Apollo Magazine

To fully appreciate Veiled Presence, Paul Hills' enchanting book on fabrics and clothing in Italian Renaissance art, the reader needs to understand what it is not.


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Remembering Lawrence Carroll, an American Artist in
Remembering Lawrence Carroll, an American Artist in Europe  Hyperallergic

Lawrence Carroll, Grotte Paintings (2017), house paint and dust on canvas on wood, 101 1/2 x 61 3/4 x 1 1/2 inches (all images courtesy Galerie Karsten ...


Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



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