Description of the artwork «Proserpine»
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Publications about the artwork
From Pre-Raphaelites to Bauhaus. How 11 art movements got their names
As anyone who has read an art history syllabus knows that the history of modern art has been dominated by groups of like-minded artists with specific aims or approaches, otherwise known as art movements. Since the late 19th century, a quick succession of radically experimental groups has responded to rapidly changing social, political, and cultural climates – leading to the formation of dozens…
Pride of places. Art colonies where artists found inspiration, themes, friends, and success
Creative work is something personal, even intimate. However, in art history, there were quite a number of instances when artists did not only work in co-operation, but lived side by side. Arthive will give an overview of some European art colonies where painters and sculptors admired beautiful landscapes, drank, debated, and in the meantime, created masterpieces, styles, and artistic movements.