Any place has book clubs. They’re everywhere. I’ve even talked to one or two myself over the years. But only Godmanchester has GARGLE: Godmanchester Aged Residents Glorify Literature Endlessly. GARGLE is not a book club; it’s a reading-aloud group. Every six or eight weeks, seven of us meet up to share our favourite pieces of […]
Christie’s is selling 11 works from the eclectic collection of S.I. Newhouse, across its New York Evening Sales of Impressionist and Modern Art on May 13, and Post-War and Contemporary Art on May 15, including works by Cézanne, Warhol, van Gogh, Lucian Freud, and Lichtenstein. Source: Forbes.
"World Catalog. The stamps of the year 2018, Yvert and Tellier, 468 pages, 29.90 euros. DR / Yvert and Tellier The stamp catalog of the year, usually published in the spring by Yvert and Tellier, lists all the stamps issued by countries around the world during the past year. The 2018 edition thus lists the […]
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) As reports of medical drama “Sanjivani”, which premiered in 2002, getting a new avatar are doing the rounds, IANS lists Hindi TV shows that were brought back with fresh packaging. The new chapter of love saga “Kasautii Zindagii Kay” started rolling last year. Around its launch, producer Ekta Kapoor tweeted: […]
Musée d’Orsay adalah sebuah museum di Paris, Prancis, di tepi kiri Seine. Tempat ini bertempat di bekas Gare d’Orsay, sebuah stasiun kereta api Beaux-Arts yang dibangun antara tahun 1898 dan 1900. Museum ini memegang sebagian besar seni Prancis yang berasal dari tahun 1848 sampai 1914, termasuk lukisan, pahatan, perabotan, dan fotografi. Rumah itu merupakan koleksi […]
Looking for something to do on Saturdays? The straightYou have covered. Here are 55 events that take place in Vancouver or around Saturday, April 20. CONCERTS Facebook / Russo Tim and Pavel Bures The local punk-rock band, Tim Tim and Pavel Bures, publish an album in WISE Hall, with guests You Big Idiot, The Corps, […]
Easter stares at us like an enigma in a world that can seem devoid of light. What is this strange remnant of ancient beliefs — a god who rises again, having died for our sins — somehow attached to an older fertility cult of which our remaining token is the unerotic Easter bunny, suggestive of nothing so much as the joys of chocolate?
The exhibition is arranged in chronological order. The first hall – the most important thing is that you don't get confused, the exhibition starts on the third floor and ends on the second – with early graphic works, including sketches of future masterpieces – the same "Shout". The second hall, the largest, is dedicated to […]
Yesterday I popped out to the shop and met a woman who was heavily pregnant. I asked when she was due and she replied “any day now”. I asked if she had any names in mind for her baby; she said yes, but they ‘wanted to see her face first’. This gave me the opportunity […]
Strains of lunacy, befalling poets and clowns– Homesick for the moon. (Artwork by Cezanne)
Hello everyone! Maria G talking. It’s been long since I last posted, so here I am. First things first, Maria, Marta and I travelled to Berlin not long ago and it was amazing. For 28 years the city was divided in two parts due to the famous wall, so at that time there were two […]
Pablo Picasso Les Demoiselles d’AvignonParis, June-July 1907 During the early 1900s, the aesthetics of traditional African sculpture became a powerful influence among European artists who formed an avant-garde in the development of modern art. In France, Henri Matisse Pablo Picasso, and their School of Paris friends blended the highly stylised treatment of the human figure in African […]
For this research, I love doing art history research since I finished my art history studies, which was a Diploma Art Appreciation Course with “The Art Institute”. Still Life Genre was one of the main parts to study, I’d probably say that about a maxim of seventy pages was all about still life and it’s […]
Winter is over, according to the calendar, and there is one sure sign of a change in the seasons — spring flowers are starting to bloom. More and more flowers blossom as spring progresses, including forget-me-nots and peonies. These have often been planted and cared for by devoted gardeners, requiring an investment of time and […]