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Was El Greco Astigmatic?

On the 7th of April 1614, the famous painter, sculptor and architect of the Spanish Renaissance El Greco, née Doménikos Theotokópoulos, died in Toledo, Spain. 762 more words


No,no so meone have him that harrowing mannerism of State, the Ploice Stae. It’s citation hell, but you get the picture.

Wordless Wednesday- March 28, 2018

 Anguissola, Sofonisba. The Chess Game (Portrait of the Artist’s Sisters Playing Chess). 1555. Oil on canvas. National Museum in Poznań. 


So, are we?

We like to grow and evolve with time and experiences. We shed our layers over years and adopt new ones that shape us and define us in the years to come. 191 more words


Manners Matter

I happen to work at a front desk of one of those new fancy building for a short period of time and I often felt invisible. 231 more words

Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Benvenuto Cellini - Autobiography

Born on November 3, 1500, Italian goldsmith, sculptor, soldier, musician and artist Benvenuto Cellini became fame for his poetry and autobiography prior to his death on February 13, 1571.  75 more words

Thought For The Day

Trouble with Skinpicking? Ditch the Coffee.

I have a confession to make. For a long time I have been biting my nails and picking the skin on my fingers (the ugly truth to be told: also the soles of my feet). 471 more words