Love Story in Paintings. Leonardo da Vinci and Salai
What was their relationship like in reality, no one would assert with certainty.
NFT Madness: How the Art World Uses a New Digital Phenomenon
Thanks to NFT, singer Grimes earned almost $ 6 million in 20 minutes, and artist Beeple raised $ 69 million for one picture. According to Forbes, in February 2021 alone, sales of digital objects using NFT amounted to $ 500 million. In the same year, Christie’s auction house held the first sale of a fully digital collection of works by renowned NFT artist Beeple, offering the buyers to pay their…
Lone Warrior: 10 Most Expensive Paintings by Jean-Michel Basquiat
We have compiled top lists of the sold works by the New York art rebel.
Sex, Lies and Video: How the Leonardo Series Turned Out
Is there a lot of facts in it and what is the fiction based on?
Love Story in Paintings. Amedeo Modigliani and Jeanne Hébuterne
Amedeo and Jeanne lived together for a very short time, not very happily, and died two days apart.
Why Titian changed the portrait of his wife
Titian was a handsome man and a famous artist. Venetian ladies – from duchesses to courtesans – posed for him, and sometimes stayed in his studio a little bit (or even much) longer than they had to. But it was before Cecilia. She was different: shy, bright, smiling, and yet steady and reliable. Titian painted mistresses and wives of dukes and kings, but when his own wife saw herself on the canvas naked, she burst into tears and asked him not to disgrace her. They say that the artist changed the features of Cecilia's face in his painting Venus Anadyomene.