From Goya to Picasso: Spanish art at Scotland's National Gallery
Tour a dazzling exhibition of Spanish culture at the National Gallery in Edinburgh, where the likes of El Greco and Velázquez feature alongside British artists who were inspired by Spain
‘Swinging’, Wassily Kandinsky, 1925 | Tate
Artwork page for ‘Swinging’, Wassily Kandinsky, 1925 on display at Tate Modern. The title ‘Swinging’ captures this work’s sense of movement. Kandinsky believed painting should aim to be as abstract as music. He worked to create art that was free from all references to the material world. For him, colour in particular was essential for liberating art from representing the visible world.
Pablo Picasso | Standing Female Nude | The Met
Artist: Pablo Picasso (Spanish, Malaga 1881–1973 Mougins, France). Date: 1910. Medium: Charcoal on paper. Dimensions: 19 x 12 3/8 in. (48.3 x 31.4 cm). Cl...
Vincent van Gogh | Irises | The Met
For more information on this painting, including technical information on color fading, see the exhibition page for Van Gogh: Irises and Roses
Journal Fodder Junkies
We all need a place to go when the world seems to be too much where we can get away for a while and reconnect with ourselves. We need a cave, an island getaway, or a mountaintop retreat where we can go, be by ourselves, and gain some perspective. Sometimes these are literal caves, islands, and mountains, but very often they are closer than that – the studio, the gym, the garage, or the library – ordinary places where we can get away and be with ourselves. What is your sanctuary? Where do you…
'Armory Show' That Shocked America In 1913, Celebrates 100
The exhibition, which opened on Feb. 17, 1913, at the 69th Regiment Armory in New York City, became an important event in the history of American art. It introduced astonished New Yorkers to modern art, like Marcel Duchamp's cubist Nude Descending a Staircase.
Kunst-Auktion: Face von Pascal Guido
Auktionsende Sonntag 27.01.2013 um 21 Uhr. Titel: Face 90 x 60 x 2 cm Leinwand auf Keilrahmen Oelfarbe auf Leinwand Anbieter/Künstler: Pasc...
Reb 1925 Arts Decoratifs, The Kiss, Cubism Cat — Fantasio
Image file to download and vintage original print published in 1925 Reb Arts Decoratifs, The Kiss, Cubism Cat illustrated by René Reb — , Fantasio
Bike Art Friday: Bicycle Wheel, by Marcel Duchamp
From the MOMA site: Although Duchamp had collected manufactured objects in his studio in Paris, it was not until he came to New York that he identified them as a category of art, giving the English name “Readymade” to any