George Catlin's Native American paintings did contribute to understanding the plains Indians who made impressive subjects for painters.The country is improved by his pictures of the plains Indians..
The picture of the Madonna with Child was a favourite subject by the Renaissance master Raphael Sanzio: he performed around 30 paintings representing the Madonna, searching a natural model of beauty …
Are artists more likely to be left-handed? Do left-handed artists make better artists than right-handed artists? Which famous artists are or were left-handed - and what's the evidence for this?
The third great painter of the High Renaissance period was Raphael, as much a genius as Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci.
This is a story of an artist whose style wasn’t at first appreciated or recognized for what it was. It took time but finally he achieved the recognition he deserved: Edward Hopper (1882-1967).
The art of Michael and Inessa Garmash inspire this poem on daydreams and pleasant reverie...
Grayson Perry creates detailed pots and tapestries and has an alter ego named Claire who dresses in outrageous gowns. He is also married with a child. A fascinating mix of convention and unorthodox.
Imagine needing a magnifying glass or a microscope to view works of art. I review and show images of some microscopic sculptures of Dalton Ghetti , Willard Wigan and others. Their work is astounding!
Edgar Degas was born on the 19th July 1834. He lived longer than most of the other Impressionist artists did, dying in 1917 at the age of 83. Degas is particularly well known for his paintings of ballet dancers and...
Learn about Andrew Wyeth, a famous American Contemporary Realist Painter who worked mainly in watercolor and/or egg tempera.