If you’re familiar with the work of Vincent van Gogh, you’ve undoubtedly seen his Sunflower paintings. Whether resting on a flat surface or propped up in a vase, sunflowers star in some of Van Gogh’s most famous still life depictions. Van Gogh repeatedly revisited these cheerful yellow subjects, culminating in two series: his Paris Sunflowers and his Arles Sunflowers.
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For centuries, audiences have been captivated by the mysterious Mona Lisa.
Every day, an ever-growing number of plant and animal species risk extinction.
With an interest in landscape, timelapse, and aerial photography, it’s only natural that Michael Shainblum would be attracted to lightning. While he has photographed the phenomenon on several occasions, his shot of an electrical storm illuminating San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge is among his most personally rewarding pieces. Why is this photo so important to Shainblum?
For decades, artist Barbara Cole has captured dynamic photographs of figures floating underwater.
For 15 years, British artist Bruce Munro has illuminated landscapes around the world with his fanciful Field of Light installations.
Admired by art experts, popular with the public, and widely exhibited in the world’s top museums, Impressionism has dominated the art world for nearly 150 years. Renowned for its painters’ pioneering approach to art, the groundbreaking genre has facilitated the emergence and shaped the evolution of several art movements, solidifying its role as the catalyst of modern art. While Impressionism’s distinctive aesthetic is undoubtedly one-of-a-kind, the context of the canvases is just as captivating.
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Since 2014, Mayor Anne Hidalgo has made it her mission to make Paris as green as possible.
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Oakland Museum of California (@oaklandmuseumca) on May 14, 2019 at 8:00pm PDT Happy Pride Month! Every June, people all over the world come together to celebrate and support the LGBT+ community. To mark this important month, many major cities hold all kinds of events, including colorful parades, fun festivals, and even eye-opening art exhibitions.
Yes, I did a photo shoot with my thesis. Longest labor ever. #phdlife pic.twitter.com/wpGdFPANd6 — Sarah Whelan Curtis (@sarahwcurtis)
When we last checked in with artist Aja Trier, she was crafting clever paintings that placed popular icons inside of...