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Meet Persian Leonardo – Bihzad

Published on November 17th, 2017 | by Magda Michalska

Mainstream art history often brushes off the artists who do not originate from Western Europe and North America. The masterpiece ‘canon’ barely includes any non-western art, and all the Old Masters are European, too. At DailyArtDaily... Read More

Art History 101

Poussin, Self-portrait

Was Nicolas Poussin A Barouqe Artist?

Published on November 16th, 2017 | by Magda Michalska

Nicolas Poussin is often considered a representative of French Baroque, as he worked in the first half of the 1600s. Yet, his paintings are so different from Rubens‘… Can we still call Poussin a Barouqe artist,... Read More


Katsushika Hokusai, Peasants in autumn, XVIII-XIX cent, Guimet Museum

Famous Autumn Paintings Created By Famous Artist

Published on November 13th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

Autumn in is the full swing. As Warsaw, where I am now, is pretty gloomy and grey, I really need to look at beautiful and colorful autumn paintings created by famous artists to stay sane. From Claude Monet to... Read More

Artists' Stories

Fish Woman, Auguste Rodin, 1917, Musée Rodin, Paris, Happy birthday Rodin

Happy 177th Birthday Rodin!

Published on November 12th, 2017 | by Pola Otterstein

Happy 177th Birthday Rodin! Francois Auguste Rene Rodin was born in Paris on November 12th, 1840. The French sculptor is known as the progenitor of modern sculpture. Even though much of his work was criticized during... Read More

20th century


The Remembrance Day: The Kensingtons at Laventie

Published on November 11th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

The painting The Kensingtons at Laventie which we present today is Eric Kennington’s most famous work. It has been described as “one of the iconic images of the First World War”. When it was first exhibited in... Read More

Body images


I Modi: History of Erotic Art (NSFW)

Published on November 10th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

Have you ever heard of I Modi (The Positions)? Also known as The Sixteen Pleasures or under the Latin title De omnibus Veneris Schematibus, is a famous erotic book of the Italian Renaissance in which a... Read More

21st century

Richard Tuttle, The Triumph of Night, 2009

Watch This Emotional Interview With Richard Tuttle

Published on November 9th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

Richard Tuttle is an American postminimalist artist known for his small, subtle, intimate works. His art makes use of scale and line. His works span a range of media, from sculpture, painting, drawing, printmaking, and artist’s... Read More

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