Gaudi’s Barcelona: Catalan Art Nouveau At Large

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Gaudi’s Barcelona Catalan Art Nouveau At Large While gazing up the Sagrada Familia I couldn’t help myself from thinking what an ingenious mind its architect must have been. We’re standing in front of the largest …

‘Keith Haring. The Political Line’ Visits Rotterdam

Keith Haring’s Voice from the Eighties Echoes in our Present Keith Haring. The Political Line. Rotterdam Kunsthal – September 20 2015 to February 7 2016 More than 30 years later Haring’s works return to the city …

Jeff Koons: The Retrospective – Artist or Marketeer?

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Jeff Koons: The Retrospective – Artist or Marketeer? My first memory of Jeff Koons is from the late 1980s when his “Made in Heaven” exhibition – mainly containing sexually explicit photographs and sculptures featuring himself …

Late Rembrandt at the Rijksmuseum

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Late Rembrandt at the Rijksmuseum Upon stepping into the first room of the Rijksmuseum‘s new stunning Philips-wing you right away find yourself curiously being gazed upon by three pairs of eyes. All three of them belong …

Art Couples – Between Romance and Heartbreaks

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Art Couples – Between Romance and heartbreaks Vincent Van Gogh once gave artists the following advice: “What is done in love is done well.“ While for Vincent love has always been a personal disappointment, there …

The Clouds of Urszula Korwin Kochanowska

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The Clouds of Urszula Korwin Kochanowska  – Artist in Focus – Once in a while we come across some artworks that just stick in our minds, which make us go back for another look several times. It can …

Rothko’s Colours: His Spiritual Performers

Rothko’s Colours – His Spiritual Performers One day at the height of his career, Mark Rothko got asked how long it took him to paint one of his paintings. His answer was short and, quite characteristically …

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Selarón’s Stairs – The Story of One Man’s Accidental Life Project

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  Selarón’s Stairs The Story of One Man’s Accidental Life Project   [ale_divider style=”thin” text=”textcenter”] Downloadable Rio de Janeiro Cultural Travel Guide for Mobile Devices [/ale_divider] Selarón’s Stairs is just one of the featured highlights in our …

The Brazilian Sculptor Brennand: Master Of Ceramic Dreams

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The Brazilian Sculptor Brennand: Master Of Ceramic Dreams   The Brazilian contemporary sculptor Brennand is likely mostly known for his large ceramic sculptures, more often than not representing  sensual surreal figures and shapes. Without having seen his …