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Vermeer: Master of Light (Complete Documentary)

Vermeer: Master of Light is a visual pilgrimage in search of what makes a Vermeer a Vermeer. It is a journey of discovery, guiding the viewer through an examination of three of Johannes Vermeer’s paintings and exploring the “secrets” of his technique.

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Art & Aesthetics

Who Were the Dutch Masters?

“When we talk about the Dutch Masters, we usually mean Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Frans Hals, among others. These are the painters of the years between about 1605 and 1680: the Dutch Golden Age. 343 more words


Finding Meaning in the Midst of Oppression

In Nov. 18, 2013, Ms. Badwan said, she was harassed by Hamas officers while helping with a youth arts program. They questioned why she was standing with men.

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World Civilizations II

Research Point 4: Still Life from the Dutch Golden Age to Contemporary Art

Part 1 of this Research Point

Look at the work of some of the 17th century Dutch still life and flower painters. Make notes on paintings that you especially admire and find out more about the techniques that were employed at this time. 1,779 more words

Oca Painting 1 Course

Top 5 most famous Dutch people

Many Dutch living abroad become somewhat out of touch with who’s “hot & happening” in the Netherlands. But, who can blame them when most BN-ers (short for “Bekende Nederlanders”, which means “Dutch Celebrities”), enjoy only a fleeting moment of fame before disappearing back into oblivion? 435 more words

The Netherlands

Still Life with Cheese, Anchovies and Roosters

I have always had great admiration for the 17th century Dutch and Flemish artists and especially their still life paintings.  Abraham van Beyeren is a favorite. 307 more words

Ron Mayhew