One simply cannot look at the oeuvre of this master impressionist without being overwhelmingly drawn to the passionate botanist and gardener that Monet was.
Despite being some of the great women artists of the Renaissance, they have remained unsung in the echoes of their extremely famous male counterparts.
Isn’t it hard to imagine the concept of visual arts without pencil? But inventing the modern pencil was just one of Nicolas-Jacques Conté’s marvelous feats.
With many numerous progressive changes springing from her liberal ideas during her rule of over three decades, Catherine the Great ushered the Russian Age of Enlightenment
She may not have been an art enthusiast from the start, but in one of the greatest acts of love and devotion, Johanna Bonger Van Gogh became the greatest curator, protector, and promoter of Vincent’s art.
The world had first seen an image produced way back in 1822 by French inventor Nicéphore Niépce and the first confirmed photograph of a human had come from his partner Louis Daguerre in 1838.
2019 marks the 350th death anniversary of Rembrandt and many exhibitions have been planned across the year and the globe to celebrate the works of the great genius.