“The Europeans are a simple people, but perhaps in this complex age we could learn something from their simplicity,” Rubin says mockingly as she reverses an attitude that remains embarrassingly prevalent in Western culture.
Gardening company Michigan Bulb analyzed 30 famous artworks depicting plants and the value of the painted blossoms in the high-end market.
A 2013 study which analyzed the size of handprints accompanying animal drawings found that women were more likely to have made them.
“Art is for fancy people,” my son Marc initially said. “We’re not fancy.”
The curious inscription has puzzled art historians for decades, some of whom speculated it was an act of vandalism.
The god of love and desire has fascinated and inspired artists since antiquity.
Writing a global art history demands that we give up historical thinking.
In A Countervailing Theory, her current exhibition at the Barbican Centre, Ojih Odutola’s alternative histories take on a more epic, mythic scale.
What is the relationship between Félix Fénéon’s politics and the art he admired?
Hyperallergic took works by some of our favorite artists and reimagined what they would look like during these, um, sparsely populated times.
The drawing, discovered by Dr. Sandra Toffolo, was made by Niccolò da Poggibonsi during a pilgrimage to Jerusalem from Italy in 1346-1350.
Christopher S. Wood’s A History of Art History will be eye-opening for anyone who cares about art.