Thanksgiving Seconds: How Artists Would Plate Turkey Dinners

Back in 2014 I shared artist Hannah Rothstein’s Thanksgiving Meals on plates as envisioned by well-known artists with my readers. Now, she’s back with Thanksgiving Seconds and they’re even more appetizing. Read more

The Life Ball 2015 Brought Gustave Klimt Art To Life. And It’s Breathtaking.

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On May 16th, 2015 the 23rd Life Ball took place inside and in front of the Vienna City Hall. The annual event draws attention to the medical and social consequences of HIV/AIDS in order to raise vital funds for the projects supported by AIDS LIFE. Read more

My Valentine To You: The Evolution Of The Kiss In Art.

the evolution of the kiss in art

Ah, the kiss. The most romantic expression of love and tenderness. You may think that kissing as a subject in fine art is trite or cliche, but that doesn’t mean it hasn’t been depicted beautifully by many of the world’s most well-known and respected artists. As my Valentine to you, I have rounded up some of the most interesting and iconic expressions of “The Kiss” (Le Baiser, Der Kuss) by established artists over the past 150 years. Read more

The Essence of Klimt by Moises González’ Compared To The Real Thing

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above left: Judith mit dem Haupt Holofernes by Gustav Klimt and right; Moises González’ version

I ran across these recreations of Gustav Klimt’s work on the Behance network by photographer Moises González’and simply had to share them with you. Read more