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This Saturday marks the first official day of summer, and whether you’ve been hiding under air conditioned shelter for months or are still praying for a day you can bust out the denim shorts, one thing is for certain: Summer art exhibitions have arri…
Magical Realism and Modern Oaxaca: Remembering Gabriel García Márquez (1927–2014) is currently on view and is named one of the top 15 international summer art exhibitions you should see!
Scientific tests have confirmed that a painting donated to Britain’s National Trust by a wealthy supporter is a Rembrandt self-portrait worth tens of millions of pounds, the heritage body said Tuesday.
I agree! If you need to take time off this blog, or even leave it completely, I understand, but I would very much appreciate if you left the archive for all of your followers to enjoy. Good luck with your senior project!
Hi. I would love to use the picture of "The Venus of Willendorf" for at book-cover. Are their any rights reserved or can I use it without permission? Thanks in advance.
Hello there anon,
I don’t remember if I posted the Venus?? but if you do use it for anything that will be published please make sure it is sited correctly. And if I ever posted it, then I most likely put the link to where I got it from
Some paintings or photographs that for you express depression or anxiety?
Hi there, I am very sorry for the late reply, the holidays are always hectic for me but anyway here goes..
Whenever I see the word depression or anxiety Picasso’s Blue Period and pretty much anything Van Gogh pop up in my head. But I would also look up anything abstract/abstract expressionist and surrealistic.