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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 176

Greetings once again all those with a bent for re-interpreting Ye Masters of Olde; we who with a stroke of an irreverent caption, attempt to undo what those yester-painters did with a thousand strokes of a brush. 65 more words

Humour - Or Humor

The 'Hilaire'-strious Career of Camille Hilaire

“Nu au Miroir”

French painter and weaver Camille Hilaire was born on 2 August 1916 in Metz. He began painting from a young age and by the age of 15, he had discovered the work of Albrecht Dürer in the… 300 more words


Old Dogs ... New Tricks

Ker-Xavier Roussel is the illustarator forTeaching the Dog” from the colour lithograph L’Estapie Originale (1893) .

Ker-Xavier Roussel was born in Lorry-lès-Metz, Moselle on December 10, 1867.  86 more words


Amour, Imagination, Rêve (AIR)

I’m sure everyone in their 20s and 30s knows already about the french electro duo AIR. The acronym stands for Amour Imagination Rêve, which defines well the tone of their airy and downtempo tracks. 44 more words

Band Crush

Finding Your Way In: Tips for approaching an artwork you’ve never seen before

One of the things people assume about you when they learn that you’re an art historian (and one of the things that we jokingly say about ourselves!) is that we make brilliant dinner party conversation.   1,105 more words

Art Analysis

To Obey or Isabey -- That is the Question

French artist Jean-Baptiste Isabey, like Max Ernst; is another artist who has both happy and sad anniversaries during the month of April.  Isabey was born in Nancy, France, on 11 April 1767; and died on 18 April, 1855. 105 more words


Van Gogh 3D Animation | Luca Agnani - Video Mapping Studio

For the Sheer Beauty of It, Van Gogh and Monet on a Winter Wednesday:

Brought to You by Your Curated Information Blog, Create & Be Well… 149 more words