4 Press Releases

Tag: Leonardo da Vinci

  • Artists

    Blockbuster Rome Show Marks 500 Years Since Raphael's Death

    A visitor looks at the painting "Madonna of Divine Love" by Renaissance master Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, known as Raphael, on March 4, 2020, displayed at the exhibition "Raffaello" at the Scuderie del Quirinale in Rome. The exhibition, marking 500 years since the death of the Italian master, runs from…

    Madonna of Divine Love"
  • Auction Industry

    Rubik's Cube Mona Lisa Fetches 480,000 Euros At Paris Auction

    Made from 330 Rubik's Cubes by the French artist Invader -- famous for his ceramic Space Invaders figures inspired by the vintage pixelated video game -- is called "Rubik Mona Lisa". PARIS(AFP).- A Mona Lisa as puzzling as the smile of Leonardo da Vinci's muse -- made out of nearly 300…

    Rubik's Cubes by the French artist Invader
  • Art Industry

    6 Greek Myths You Should Know to Understand Art History

    Raoul Dufy Léda et le Cygne, 1926BAILLY GALLERY Greek myths have captivated the imaginations of artists since ancient sculptors created gods and goddesses out of marble. The trials of ancient Greek heroes and monsters have served as inspiration for Renaissance masters, Surrealists, and conceptual artists alike. Although no unified telling of Greek mythology exists, sources like…

    6 Greek Myths You Should Know to Understand Art History
  • Fine Art

    From Cave Paintings To 3D Drawings

    The earliest strokes were made in prehistoric times: cave paintings such as those in the caves of Altamira or Nerja. The main purpose of those drawings was to express and transmit images of human everyday’s life. This fact was always present to a greater or lesser extent during the following…