Art

American Museum of Natural History Curator Detained on Smuggling Claim

On Monday, a curator at New York’s American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) was detained for allegedly attempting to smuggle spider and scorpion samples...

Harmony in Paint: The Transcendental Artistry of David John Hilditch

David John Hilditch was born in Wolverhampton in 1951. He embarked on a journey that intertwined art with philosophy, culminating in captivating works that...

Who are the ballerinas in Edgar Degas’s paintings?

Edgar Degas, a prominent French artist of the 19th century, is renowned for his exquisite portrayals of ballerinas. His paintings capture not just the...

Lib Mason: Capturing the Soul in Every Stroke

Lib Mason, born and raised in America, Mason's journey into the world of art began with an insatiable curiosity for the human face, which...

Who are the ballerinas in Edgar Degas’s paintings?

Edgar Degas, a prominent French artist of the 19th century, is renowned for his exquisite portrayals of ballerinas. His paintings capture not just the...

Why Is Impressionism Called Impressionism?

Impressionism, one of the most influential art movements of the 19th century, derived its name from a rather dismissive comment made by a critic,...