Italian Sculptor Creates Marble Masterpiece In 7 Years And People Can’t Believe It’s All Marble
The Cappella Sansevero, a chapel in the historic center of Naples, Italy, is one of the most awe-inspiring spaces on Earth. Everywhere you look you are confronted by sculptures of astonishing beauty, a bevy of masterpieces from 18th century Italian artists that have left visitors scratching their heads in wonder for hundreds of years: how can such intricate works possibly have been carved from single pieces of marble?
Can You Judge Art Objectively?
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Cubism Shattered Convention to Alter the Course of Art History
Picasso and Braque’s two-man movement shrugged off tradition to create a thoroughly modern art that would influence every avant-garde group that followed.
Sound sculpture installations by Zimoun - The Kid Should See This
With motors, cardboard, wires, sticks, crumpled paper, and other materials, artist Zimoun creates large-scale sound sculpture installations.
10 Forgotten Female Pioneers of the Bauhaus
The male icons of the Bauhaus—like Klee and Albers—are world-renowned. Lesser-known are the school’s trailblazing female artists.
11 Bible Stories Essential to Understanding Art History
An introduction to the omnipresent religious themes in Western art, from the Middle Ages to the modern era.
This Artist Folds, Twists and Peels Stone Like It’s Putty
José Manuel Castro López does seemingly impossible things with stone
The Oldest Surviving Form of Theater
The ancient Japanese art of Noh can be traced back to the 14th century.
Conspiracy Theory for Art Nerds: Find the Eerie Easter Eggs Hidden in 6 Old Master Paintings
Art historians and conspiracy theorists alike have found some pretty eerie easter eggs—from music notes to end-of-world predictions—in some of the greatest old master paintings by Da Vinci, Caravaggio, and others.
Showcasing Glass Through the Ages: The Corning Museum of Glass
The Corning Museum of Glass traces the history of glass and glassmaking since the earliest times, with thousands of artworks and glass-related exhibits.
Is this the real face of Elizabeth I?
Artist Mat Collishaw is on a quest to reveal the real woman behind the mask of this famously image-conscious monarch.
Can You Spot All the Hidden Sayings in This 450-Year-Old Painting?
There are more than 100 common proverbs hidden.
Incredible Installations Suspend Stormy Ocean Waves Indoors
Berlin-based Argentinian artist Miguel Rothschild’s latest installation art captures the often stormy nature of the ocean and sky.
Step Inside This Stunning, Nature-Inspired Art Gallery in Tulum, Mexico
The building is propped up on stilts, letting guests peer over the forest canopy.
Artist Continues To Transform Strangers Into Pixar-Like Cartoons, And The Result Is Pretty Amazing
Did you ever wish to have your star moment in a blockbuster? How about an animated hit? Lance Phan is a gifted 3D artist who makes strangers’ childhood dreams come true by transforming them into awesome characters that look like they stepped out from a new Pixar or Disney film. Lance has an inarguably incredible set of skills, but the magic of his work lies in the details that give animated characters a real and charming personality. His animated portraits perfectly resemble the human subjects and whole fantastic animated worlds around them that could serve as an inspiration for a new movie script.
People in Japan Dressed Up as Famous Paintings for a Halloween Parade
These “living paintings” marched through the streets of Japan, frames and all.
Hyper Realistic Paintings By Mike Dargas
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This Wall Chart Shows Every Oil Painting Vincent Van Gogh Ever Created
He really liked wheat fields.
How Roy Lichtenstein Unwittingly Invented Pop Art
Unconvinced by his father’s abstractions, the artist’s son challenged him to create something fresh. The result pioneered a new art movement.
Found: A Lost Painting Collection of Florida Wildflowers
An amateur artist captured now-rare flowers in great detail.