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Paul Klee’s Autumn Atmosphere

Published on September 26th, 2017 | by Magda Michalska

Hello autumn! I really like this season, especially for its colour palette: reddish and yellowish leaves, beige rainbow coats, green wellies, orange pumpkins… The colours of fall are warm and they create a unique atmosphere of coziness.... Read More



Watch Salvador Dali Interview From 1958

Published on September 24th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

In 1958 Salvador Dali visited United States and gave an interview to Mike Wallace. Dali talked about his life and work and how we create reality through collective bias and illusion – which made Wallace a little confused.... Read More

Artists' Stories

Iris van Herpen, futuristic design, Iris van Herpen - Transforming Fashion

Iris van Herpen – Transforming Fashion

Published on September 23rd, 2017 | by Pola Otterstein

A young and promising designer from Holland, Iris van Herpen is known for the eclectic ideas that guide her as she experiments with textiles and sews unusual materials and themes into the clothes she creates. Undeniably... Read More

Art History 101

Edouard Manet, Olympia, 1863, Musée d'Orsay

10 Most Scandalous Nudes in Art (NSFW)

Published on September 21st, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

We’re here to let you in on a pretty widely known secret about art history: it was all about sex. Nude representations of men and women caused scandals throughout centuries (female nudes of course more often,... Read More

Art History 101


Caravaggisti: Fans, Epigons, Masters?

Published on September 20th, 2017 | by Magda Michalska

Caravaggio made an impact on painting already in his times. Probably because he behaved in defiance of all norms of the Church which was his biggest patron and commissioner. What a character he was… We could crown... Read More

Art History 101


Mannierism? Watch Your Manners!

Published on September 19th, 2017 | by Magda Michalska

Young artists who left workshops in the years following the activity of Michelangelo and Raphael must have had a very hard time: how could one create art as perfect as theirs, how could one outdo their... Read More


Claude Monet, The Japanese Footbridge, c. 1920-22, Museum of Modern Art, New York

Claude Monet, The Japanese Footbridge

Published on September 17th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

Claude Monet in 1924 wrote: “It took me a long time to understand my water lilies…. I grew them without thinking of painting them…. And then, all of a sudden, I had the revelation of the... Read More

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