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Jean-François Millet (French: October 4, 1814 – January 20, 1875) was a French painter and one of the founders of the Barbizon school in rural France. 20 more words


48 hours in Amsterdam: Van Gogh Museum

Beginning of 2015 Van Gogh museum made an announcement, it made me very curious and extremely excited. An exhibition with two of my all time favourite artists Edvard Munch and Vincent Van Gogh was coming up in september. 860 more words


head's up

My head’s been full of the unwelcome “Brexit” debacle in Britain – the referendum where  a slight majority of folk decided to leave the European Union – bringing total instability ot the nation on every level. 210 more words


19th-century painter Jean-François Millet wrote,

“I try not to have things look as if chance had brought  them together,
but as if they had a necessary bond between them.”


Jean-Francois Millet’s Gleaners shows three women picking up stray pieces of wheat post-harvest. Ugh, gosh, I can’t even imagine working that hard. You could promise me a million dollars at the end of the day, and I’d be like, “Uh, sure, but this manicure though!”