X-ray Photographs of David ArkyMay 25, 2020
Duane Michals expressed it well when he said, “Photography deals exquisitely with appearances, but nothing is...
Dilettanti: The Antic and the Antique in Eighteenth-Century England by Bruce RedfordMay 22, 2020
A famous double portrait by Sir Joshua Reynolds shows members of the Dilettanti Society sipping away...
The Drawings of Alfred KubinMay 22, 2020
Kubin had something quite different in mind: with his hallucinatory incantations he was seeking to disturb...
Photo Essay: North Korean Propaganda PostersMay 18, 2020
Posters are visual illustrations of the slogans that surround the people of North Korea constantly. North...
Frida Kahlo at the San Francisco Museum of Modern ArtMay 16, 2020
Art critics may speculate about the influences on Kahlo’s style or her place in modern art....
The Rock Posters of Rich BlackMay 13, 2020
A photographic essay: The Rock Posters of Rich Black.
The Life and Art of J.M.W. TurnerMay 11, 2020
Nature in the form of searing sunlight and raging storms increasingly blotted out the works of...
Erotic Art of Ancient PompeiiMay 10, 2020
A favourite theme which recurred again and again in wall paintings was the satyr creeping up...
30,000 Years of ArtMay 10, 2020
‘Coffee table book’ is a familiar pejorative used to describe an intellectual lounge ornament which, should...
Mirror of the World by Julian BellMay 9, 2020
It was partly in reaction to the religious discord and iconoclasm of the Reformation, that artists...