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Copy the Great Masters - Egon Schiele

What is it?

Painting Ceramics“, 1918 by Austrian artist, Egon Schiele.

How was this painting done?

Schiele did this painting on paper with watercolours.  617 more words

Art

Ivan Mestrovic - The Sculpture

One of my favorite things about traveling is the education I get because I am constantly being exposed to history, different cultures, new art and music. 866 more words

Travel

Gustav Klimt: Beyond the Female Form

Gustav Klimt (1862–1918) was perhaps the most influential Austrian artist around 1900, but his legacy is often left only partly examined. Klimt is revered for his sensual and elegantly decorated depictions of the female form, but another genre also captured his interest: landscapes. 521 more words

A Closer Look at Egon Schiele

Egon Schiele was a leading figure in Austrian Expressionism. He is most prominently known for his paintings and drawings of grotesque nude figures. However, Schiele also worked as a designer, creating many posters during his career. 406 more words

Egon Schiele

Schiele, Self-Portrait with Chinese Lantern Plant, 1912

Although the life of Egon Schiele was short lived, the number of works he created was quite prolific. Born in 1890 Austria, Schiele and his two sisters were raised by his father. 426 more words

"Total Art"within the Palais Stoclet

The Palais Stoclet is a large private mansion located in Brussels, Belgium, designed by architect and designer Josef Hoffmann, prominent member of the Vienna Secession and one of the founding members of the Wiener Werkstätte (“Viennese Workshops”). 671 more words

Finally, the Almighty Zmajski Most; Dragon Bridge

Then the cream of the crop at the city of Ljubljana, in my opinion.

The Dragon Bridge!

Being a symbol of the city of Ljubljana as well, the dragon sits on the four sides of the bridge.  92 more words

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