Albrecht Durer. Born May 21, 1471

ALBRECHT DURER. BORN MAY 21, 1471

Durer Self Portrait as a handsome dandy Self portrait as Christ? Nude Self Portrait Durer: born May 21, 1471, Imperial Free City of...

Duccio, One of the greatest Italian painters of the Middle Ages

DUCCIO, ONE OF THE GREATEST ITALIAN PAINTERS OF THE MIDDLE AGES

A section of Virgin and Child enthroned, surrounded by angels Rucellai Madonna. Ufezzi Gallery The Annunciation Get thee hence, Satan!...

 
 
 
Warhol at SFMOMA -From A to B and Back Again

WARHOL AT SFMOMA -FROM A TO B AND BACK AGAIN

Mao, 1997. Acrylic, slikscreen & graphite on linen. Art Institute of Chicago. Andy Warhol Foundation for Visual Arts, Artists Rights...

Tamara Lempicka. Born on this day in 1898

TAMARA LEMPICKA. BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1898

May 16, 1898. Tamara Lempicka (born Maria Górska; 16 May 1898 - 18 March 1980), also known as Tamara de Lempicka, was a Polish painter...

 
 
 
Richard Avdeon, Born on this day in 1923

RICHARD AVDEON, BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1923

Humphrey Bogart, October 2, 1953 May 15, 1923. Richard Avedon American fashion and portrait photographer. An obituary published in...

Thomas Gainsborough. Today was his day in 1727

THOMAS GAINSBOROUGH. TODAY WAS HIS DAY IN 1727

May 14, 1727. Thomas Gainsborough FRSA - 2 August 1788) was an English portrait and landscape painter, draughtsman, and printmaker....

 
 
 
Wilhelm Schubert van Ehrenberg, Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti, Frank Stella, Joseph Beuys

WILHELM SCHUBERT VAN EHRENBERG, GABRIEL CHARLES DANTE ROSSETTI, FRANK STELLA, JOSEPH BEUYS

Born on this day in 1630, in Antwerp, architectural painter Wilhelm Schubert van Ehrenberg. Here, two figures in huge, strangely classical...

Hokusai. More than the Big Wave

HOKUSAI. MORE THAN THE BIG WAVE

Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) died in Edo on the 18th day of the fourth month, according to the pre-modern lunar calendar. This was...

 
 
 
Creativity Explored tonight - opening of "Bitchin'"

CREATIVITY EXPLORED TONIGHT - OPENING OF "BITCHIN'"

VIP Donor Preview
 6:00 to 7:00 pm
 Become a donor and join early for specialty Greyhound and Salty Dog cocktails plus a corn dog...

Slytherin, Gryffindor, Ravenclaw and, um, Hufflepuff., Medieval Style

SLYTHERIN, GRYFFINDOR, RAVENCLAW AND, UM, HUFFLEPUFF., MEDIEVAL STYLE

Slytherin, Gryffindor, Ravenclaw and, um, Hufflepuff. HarryPotter positively medieval manuscripts/ILLUMIN.ASP?Size=mid&IllID=60233......

 
 
 
Rubens Peale, born on this day in 1784

RUBENS PEALE, BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1784

Born on this day in 1784, in Philadelphia, one of the many artistic and scientific sons of Charles Wilson Peale. Here painted by his...

3 Fish Studios Show Opening Tonight at 111 Minna

3 FISH STUDIOS SHOW OPENING TONIGHT AT 111 MINNA

Please join Annie Galvin & Eric Rewitzer of 3 Fish Studios this Friday for the opening reception for their new show - This Must Be...

 
 
 
The Month of May from the Bedford Hours

THE MONTH OF MAY FROM THE BEDFORD HOURS

The month of May is named after Maia, the eldest of the seven sisters known as the Pleiades. The rising of the Pleiades constellation...

Francesco Primaticcio. Happy 515th birthday. Plus one day

FRANCESCO PRIMATICCIO. HAPPY 515TH BIRTHDAY. PLUS ONE DAY

Some of the amazing frescoes designed for the ballroom at Fontainebleau Francesco Primaticcio: born April 30, 1504, Bologna , Emilia...

 
 
 
Holocaust Memorial Day

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY

Also check out the memorial at the Civic Center

Carlo Crivelli. Unknown birthday but an artist whose works are too beautiful to ignore

CARLO CRIVELLI. UNKNOWN BIRTHDAY BUT AN ARTIST WHOSE WORKS ARE TOO BEAUTIFUL TO IGNORE

Annunciation Carlo Crivelli, (born c. 1430/35, Venice -died c.1494/95, Ascoli Piceno , Marche), probably the most individual of 15th-century...

 
 
 
A Joyous Easter to those who celebrate it on Sunday, April 28

A JOYOUS EASTER TO THOSE WHO CELEBRATE IT ON SUNDAY, APRIL 28

EUGÈNE DELACROIX, APRIL 26, 1798 - AUGUST 13,1863

 
 
 
DailyDose of Diebenkorn

DAILYDOSE OF DIEBENKORN

JMW Turner April 23, 1775 - December 19, 1851

JMW TURNER APRIL 23, 1775 - DECEMBER 19, 1851

Joseph Mallord William Turner, perhaps England's most celebrated painter - and quite certainly considered so across the Channel - was...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Sam's Creek House / Murphy Burnham & Buttrick Architects

Sam's Creek House / Murphy Burnham & Buttrick Architects

© Ty Cole Architects: Murphy Burnham & Buttrick Architects Location: Bridgehampton, United States Category: Sustainability Interior Designer: Rachel Laxer Interiors Project... Read more ...

Springbrook Glory..Watercolor..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

Springbrook Glory..Watercolor..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

Springbrook Glory is an unframed watercolor on a Crescent Watercolor Board. I started this one yesterday and finally finished it today.See below for stages of this piece. 15” x... Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Landscape Art Painting “The Land of Joy“ by Santa Fe...

Mixed Media Abstract Landscape Art Painting “The Land of Joy“ by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

Inspired and created in my online class, this imaginary landscape reverberates with rich deep colors. The mountains are based on the Jemez Mountains in NM. It is painted on a... Read more ...

Prospect House / Breathe Architecture

Prospect House / Breathe Architecture

© Andrew Wuttke Architects: Breathe Architecture Location: Durham Lead, Australia Category: Sustainability Design Architect: Jeremy McLeod Project Architect: Kai Cheong Project... Read more ...

Abstract Figurative Cityscape,Rainy Day Art Painting "Rainy Season" by Texas...

Abstract Figurative Cityscape,Rainy Day Art Painting "Rainy Season" by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

20"x20" Oil Painting /Sold- Purchase a Fine Art Print HERE Read more ...

Riverchapel House / Robert Bourke Architects

Riverchapel House / Robert Bourke Architects

© Ste Murray Architects: Robert Bourke Architects Location: Riverchapel, Ireland Category: Extension Lead Architects: Robert Bourke Architects Collaborators: Area: 17.0... Read more ...

Contemporary Landscape, "Fields of Gold," by Amy Whitehouse

Contemporary Landscape, "Fields of Gold," by Amy Whitehouse

Oil, 18" x 24" $600 Read more ...

Sketching Away at Way Station Brew

Sketching Away at Way Station Brew

Today the Way Station is a relaxed coffee, tea, scone and other treats place with this striking coffee roaster. Read more ...

Western Art, Border Collie, Ranch, Fine Art Painting “Move!” by Colorado...

Western Art, Border Collie, Ranch, Fine Art Painting “Move!” by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busse, Painter of the American West

I love border collies, and I love to watch them move sheep! 20"x16" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Banksy Sets Up Amongst Venice Street Vendors to Share a New Multi-Panel Painting

Banksy Sets Up Amongst Venice Street Vendors to Share a New Multi-Panel Painting

Over the past month, the art world's attention has been focused on the Venice Biennale , one of the most notable international shows on the planet. Many artists who are not in... Read more ...