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Artist in Focus: Frédéric Bazille

Impressionism was not just an artistic movement. It was a way of seeing which radically changed the path of art, paving the way to practically every contemporary creative vision which followed whether it be abstract expressionism or visceral photorealism, or even works of sculpture and photography. 479 more words


The Grand Tier

The Grand Tier by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. The French artist was born this day in 1864.


A Moment of Zen: Agathe de Bailliencourt's 'Here from Here' In Aloft At Hermès

From 28 October 2016 to 5 February 2017, you can immerse yourself in the tranquility of French artist Agathe de Bailliencourt‘s site-specific work ‘ 146 more words


David Bowie - Wallace Collection Podcast

Photo: David Bowie and Lindsay Kemp in Pierrot in Turquoise or The Looking Glass Murders filmed in 1970 for Scottish Television. Copyright STV.

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Adam Busiakiewicz

The great Edgar Degas!

Portrait of Mlle. Hortense Valpinçon

“My art, what do you want to say about it? Do you think you can explain the merits of a picture to those who do not see them? 52 more words

My Favourite Paintings In The Louvre

The Louvre *

The Louvre museum in Paris has one of the most impressive collections of paintings by European Old Masters in the world. Perhaps the only museum to really rival it in this field is the Prado in Madrid (the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, the National Gallery in London and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York are a few close contenders). 776 more words