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ON BEING BLUE

In the National Gallery in London is an unfinished painting showing Christ being carried to his tomb.

Michelangelo did not finish the painting which he called… 359 more words

Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum

There are only 34 paintings attributed to Vermeer. The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has 4 of them – more than 10% of the total. They’re displayed in the “Gallery of Honour”, just a few metres from Rembrandt’s works. 320 more words

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A Thousand Miles...

Late last fall, the National Gallery Singapore opened to much fanfare.

 photo credit-  Dr Chan

Trying to devise Act 3:scene i of my life then, one of the things I did was contact Senior Management through a mutual friend. 276 more words

Musings

Iranian Artist Builds Own Museum, You Can't Get Into the New African American Museum

Iranian artist Iran Darroudi is funding a new museum in Tehran to house her works, only. (The Art Newspaper)

Tom Knechtel, the “Vermeer of Los Angeles,” has two shows up in his native city. 86 more words

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"Vermeer's 'Woman Reading a Letter at an Open Window'", Nick Lantz

“If I said yes, that would then suggest that that might be the only place where it might be done which would not be accurate, necessarily accurate.

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If you could take away just one thing from... Kunsthistorisches Museum (Vienna)

The Kunsthistorisches Museum or KHM, as it’s known to locals, is an absolute must on any trip to Vienna. Its collection is a superb treasure trove of art to rival the worlds very best. 495 more words

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