No joke, this is bomb! Experience Bosch’s piece through this “‘interactive documentary’ [that] not only lets you explore the painting in incredible detail down to the most minute brush strokes, it also includes sound design as you move through various sections of the painting and a series of audio essays describing over 40 areas of the painting!”… Read More Northern Renaissance Painting through Bosch
Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa is claimed to be the world’s #1 most popular painting. But why? Is it that special? This priceless work of art rests in the Louvre Museum in Paris–where it was stolen in 1911! With all her technique, mysterious smile, beloved painter, and origin theories, the Mona Lisa had fame since the 16th century,… Read More Mona Lisa – Why?
‘Spun’ off of Raphael’s School of Athens, c. 1509-1511. Featuring Plato and Aristotle on the fresco wall (1 out of 4) representing Philosophy. Which figure is Plato, and which is Aristotle? Why is one gesturing upwards, and the other holding his hand out before him? School of Athens & Stanza della Segnatura, Papal… Read More Art History Meme #2
Kid-friendly painting activity that gives you an opportunity to teach your kids about famous art! Check out this article on The Pinterested Parent and start mimicking DaVinci, Matisse, Picasso, Van Gogh, and other artists! …could also make a creative date idea! < Back to other posts
Cat-Pun Surrealist Mugs | $15.99 @ lookhuman.com Get a little modern cat-humor and mid-twentieth century surrealism in your mornings. Purchase here: “Frida Catlo” | “Salvador Pawli“ < Back to other posts
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