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CFP: Art and Audience under the Spanish Crown, New York, 5 April 2018

What: Call for Papers for a Symposium on ‘Wider Worlds: Art and Audience under the Spanish Crown’
Where: The Frick Collection, New York
When: 5 April 2018… 395 more words

News And Events

Day trip to Tampa

At an hour west of Orlando, Tampa makes for the perfect day or weekend trip. I wish I’d chosen the latter of the two because one day was not nearly enough to explore everything I wanted to in this cool costal city. 345 more words


Featured exhibition: Picasso. Ceramics from the Attenborough Collection

Picasso. Ceramics from the Attenborough Collection, York Art Gallery, York. Closes 5 November 2017.

Lord and Lady Attenborough began collecting ceramics by Picasso in 1954 and continued collecting for over 50 years, building one of the most significant private collections in the UK. 84 more words

200 words #19 / Secundino Hernández

Secundino Hernández, Rojo, 2016. Acrylic, alkyd, oil and lacquer on linen, 310.5 x 287 cm, 122 1/4 x 113 in. Courtesy the Artist and Victoria Miro, London © Secundino Hernández… 247 more words

Diego Velázquez, Las Meninas

Diego Velázquez (1599 – 1660), Las Meninas, 1656, oil on canvas, Madrid, Prado Museum

Las Meninas or The Maids of Honour[1] by Diego Velazquez (1599 – 1660) is part of the collection of the Nacional del Prado museum in Madrid.  2,427 more words

Art History

From the Collection--Francisco de Zurbarán's Saint Francis of Assisi in His Tomb

The Milwaukee Art Museum’s painting by Francisco de Zurbarán (Spanish, 1598–1664), Saint Francis of Assisi in His Tomb, has been popular with museum goers since it entered the collection in 1958. 1,525 more words


Repost-From YouTube: 'The Style Of Francisco Goya'

The video’s about 6 minutes long.  Included is a pretty brief definition of modernism, but which highlights some of what I think makes Goya so accessible: 204 more words

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