Mon, January 30th, 2017

CLAUDE OSCAR MONET

ME, PARIS, THE DREAM AND CLAUDE OSCAR MONET

“Everyone discusses my art and pretends to understand, as if it were necessary to understand, when it is simply necessary to love.”     Claude Oscar Monet

When I was a little girl my parents took me to Paris with the promise to show me something very beautiful, something so beautiful I would not ever forget as long as I live.

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Fri, January 20th, 2017

EDGAR DEGAS, MASTER PAINTER OF DANCE

EDGAR DEGAS (1834-1917), PAINTER.

“They call me the painter of dancers. They don’t understand that the dancer has been for me a pretext for painting pretty fabrics and for rendering movement.” Edgar Degas

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Fri, January 13th, 2017

KONSTANTIN KOROVIN

KONSTANTIN KOROVIN, A RUSSIAN MELANCHOLIC PAINTER

Konstantin Korovin can be ranked among the most famous Russian painters. He was praised for his landscapes and well known for his theatrical decors.

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Thu, December 29th, 2016

JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER AND MAUD FRANKLIN

MAUD FRANKLIN AND HER DEDICATION TO JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER

James Abbott McNeill Whistler’s complicated relationship with his mistress and model Maud Franklin (9 January 1857–1941) provides the basis for many of his paintings.

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Fri, December 9th, 2016

THE JEWISH BRIDE BY REMBRANDT

The Jewish Bride

The Jewish Bride is one of the most popular and most fascinating paintings of Rembrandt, which was created back in 1665. However, the painting got its current name after a couple of centuries. In fact, an arts collector in Amsterdam found this painting.  He discovered what was depicted in it.

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Tue, December 6th, 2016

GUSTAV KLIMT’S FAMOUS KISS

THE KISS BY GUSTAV KLIMT

The Kiss can simply be defined as a deceptively simple portrait that indicates love and lust. It was painted at the beginning of 19th Century by an Austrian symbolist painter called Gustav Klimt. It is also known as the most popular oil painting of Klimt.

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