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Art in Short Stories: Napoleon Bonaparte

Art in Short Stories: Napoleon Bonaparte

September 5, 2015

A wonderful anecdote from Mo(n)stre, which illustrates that true geniuses always think differently. They say that during a […]

Caspar David Friedrich was born Today

Caspar David Friedrich was born Today

September 5, 2015

On this day‬ Caspar David Friedrich was born in 1774. He was a 19th-century German Romantic landscape painter, […]

On this day Cologne Cathedral was resumed

On this day Cologne Cathedral was resumed

September 4, 2015

‪On this day‬, after being paused for 284 years, the work on magnificent Cologne Cathedral was resumed. It […]

Today Henri Rousseau has died

Today Henri Rousseau has died

September 2, 2015

‪On this day‬ a great French Post-impressionist master Henri Rousseau has died in 1910. Did you knew that apart […]

Art In Short Stories: Sagrada Familia

Art In Short Stories: Sagrada Familia

September 1, 2015

It’s hard to believe that this walls on a black-and-white picture in a century would become one of […]

Jacques-Louis David was born today

Jacques-Louis David was born today

August 31, 2015

On this day‬ Jacques-Louis David was born in 1748! He was a major representative of Neoclassicism in French art. […]

Art in Short Stories: the Gondola

Art in Short Stories: the Gondola

August 28, 2015

I bet almost everyone dream of visiting Venice (if hadn’t visited it already). And one of the brightest […]

Art Quotes: Man Ray

Art Quotes: Man Ray

August 27, 2015

On this day‬ in 1890 a famous Dadaist artist, great master of photography Man Ray was born! You […]

Art In Short Stories: Takashi Hashiyama Collection

Art In Short Stories: Takashi Hashiyama Collection

August 26, 2015

In 2005 one famous millionaire, Takashi Hashiyama, decided to sell his collection. He offered it to two famous […]

Art In Short Stories: Ilya Repin

Art In Short Stories: Ilya Repin

August 19, 2015

How to sell the work of a famous artist, that actually he has never done? You’ll know a […]

Guido Reni was born today

Guido Reni was born today

August 18, 2015

‪On this day‬ an Italian baroque master Guido Reni died in 1642. He was one of the highly successful […]

On this day: Dalí, Diary of a Genius

On this day: Dalí, Diary of a Genius

August 17, 2015

It’s always curious to get into the head of a famous artist, to know his thoughts. And Salvador […]