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Have A Look At Louvre Abu Dhabi

Published on December 11th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

Louvre Abu Dhabi just opened on November 11th, 10 years after the project was announced in 2007. The art museum, designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, cost over £1 billion to make. ©Louvre Abu Dhabi Foto... Read More

Painting of the Week

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Titian, Sacred and Profane Love

Published on December 10th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

Sacred and Profane Love is mysterious an oil painting by Titian, probably painted in 1514, early in his career. The painting is presumed to have been commissioned by Niccolò Aurelio, a secretary to the Venetian Council... Read More

Just Weird

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Art, Hygge, And a Fireplace

Published on December 6th, 2017 | by Magda Michalska

You guys ever heard of Hygge? It’s a Danish and Norwegian word used to describe a feeling of coziness. Whether you’re home alone or out with friends, you can feel hygge: you just need to recognize and... Read More



The True Story Of American Gothic According to SNL

Published on December 5th, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

If you ever wondered how famous paintings were created, how exactly looked the process of creation, setting up the sitters, choosing their poses… Here is the hilarious story behind the creation of the American Gothic which shows... Read More


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Holy Cow! Why Did The Dutch Painters Love Cows?

Published on December 4th, 2017 | by Magda Michalska

Every time I look at 17th-century Dutch landscape paintings, I ask myself the same question: WHY DO THEY ALWAYS SHOW COWS? You think it’s a shallow and useless question…? Let me show you there is more substance... Read More

20th century

Edward Hopper Tables for Ladies

Edward Hopper, Tables for Ladies

Published on December 3rd, 2017 | by Zuzanna Stanska

Edward Hopper painted “Tables for Ladies” in 1930 and it showed a sad little restaurant with a sad cashier and a sadder looking waitress. Actually, like in many other Hopper’s painting, everything is sad there. The... Read More


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Brief Story of Claude Monet’s Garden in Giverny

Published on December 2nd, 2017 | by Bolor Jargalsaikhan

Famous Impressionist artist Claude Monet‘s garden in Giverny has been one of the must-see sights for every art lover visiting France. It is a flowering domain where the artist had spent last forty-or-so years of his... Read More

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