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New App Allows You to Optimize Art History's Classic Self-Portraits for the Selfie Age

If you’re a selfie aficionado, you’ll already know that there are selfie-enhancing apps like CamMe, Perfect365, #Selfie, Facetune, and Makeup. You can alter your eye color, narrow your face, crank up your smile, add blush, lighten your skin, and even add luscious blond locks. 592 more words

On the love bed of Charles Saatchi (7) - Courbet's Realism, Pollock's Expression

Pablo, not Picasso, a young Argentinian artist/curator I met through Amelia over a year ago. “He chatted me up at a gallery preview. He seemed quirky, so we hanged out a few times. 580 more words

Erotic Comedy

"Painting ...The essence of realism is its negation of the ideal."

“Painting is the representation of visible forms. The essence of realism is its negation of the ideal”

– Gustave Courbet, French, painter

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The Wounded Man , Yaralı Adam 1844-1854 Ressam Gustave Courbet

The Wounded Man , Yaralı Adam 1844-1854 Ressam Gustave Courbet

Courbet “Gerçekçilik” akımının yaratıcısıdır. 1819 yılında doğan ressam aslında zengin bir aileye sahip olmakla birlikte ailesini terk ederek Paris’e gider orada hukuk eğitimine devam eder ve bu sırada resimle tanışır ve hayatı başka bir yöne doğru değişir. 187 more words

Candles for Courbet

Gustave Courbet was born June 10, 1819, and thus 196 years ago today the realist movement was born. The DMA is home to a number of works… 106 more words

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