The Sculptures of PHILIP JACKSON
Philip Henry Christopher Jackson (born in 1944) is an award winning Scottish sculptor, noted for his modern style and emphasis on form. Acting as Royal Sculptor to Queen Elizabeth II, his sculptures a...
BBC - Bernini's Ecstasy of St. Tereza
Released in 2006 in the U.K., this clip is part of a video of a Simon Schama BBC TV series entitled Power of Art which narrates the life and art of the leading Italian sculptor and prominent architect...
Europe's first underwater sculpture museum – in pictures
Artist Jason deCaires Taylor’s Museo Atlantico, off Lanzarote, is peopled with concrete casts of refugees and people taking selfies
The Making of a Roman Silver Cup
Ancient Roman silversmiths developed their craft to the highest levels of refinement and beauty. Applying fire and basic tools to the shaping of precious metals, many of their sophisticated techniques...
La 'Pietà Rondanini' spiegata da Henry Moore
Lo scultore americano Henry Moore racconta la Pietà Rondanini di Michelangelo Buonarroti. L'ultima opera di Michelangelo è una delle più palpitanti e commoventi. È l'ultima della vita (ci morì sopra l...
The Colossal Head of Decebalus, King of the Dacians
In the heart of Rome stands a 38m tall column built in the 2nd century A.D. Carved in low relief spiralling around the monument are over 2600 figures, representing the combatants of wars fought in a d...
Trajan's Column - Reading an Ancient Comic Strip
The victory of the Roman emperor Trajan over the Dacians in back-to-back wars is carved in numerous scenes that spiral up around a 126-foot marble pillar in Rome known as Trajan's Column. It's a tale ...
Gormley climate change artwork shown for first time in the Guardian
The Antony Gormley artwork, called Connection, accompanies an extract from Naomi Klein’s book on climate change to raise awareness of how mankind is impacting the planet and ‘sleepwalking into a massi...
The Rape of the Sabine Women
According to tradition, the city of Rome was founded in the 8th century B.C. by Romulus. The Roman historian Livy wrote that the city of Rome grew strong quickly, and was able to defend itself against
Master ivory carvers: Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss
Ferdinand Preiss was born 1882 in Erbach (Germany). After the death of his parents, when Ferdinand was 15 years old, he lived with the family of the famous ivory carver Philipp Willmann, where he was ...
Gniezno Doors - Drzwi Gnieźnieńskie - Porta Regia - Gniezno Doors, XII w./2/- Detale & Perotinus, XII/XIII w. !
II - Locating the origin of the doors has been the subject of much discussion. It is clear that their style derives from the Mosan area in modern Belgium and...
Benvenuto Cellini - Perseus with the head of Medusa by Cellini
Fotografias da escultura Perseu com a cabeça de Medusa do escultor Benvenuto Cellini. localizada na Piazza della Signoria em Florença. AS forografias sõa de ...
Medici Madonna
NOCI Bari Festa dei SS Medici e della Madonna del Rosario 2009 processione e festa.
Bamberg Horseman
Hadj Kherifi has a grant to study in Bamberg, where he's working on a thesis about dialogue between Germany and Algeria. It's a topic he knows a lot about!
Luca della Robbia - I Della Robbia.wmv
Luca e Andrea Della Robbia - Scultori e ceramisti.
Luca della Robbia - LUCA DELLA ROBBIA-SCULPTURI IN CERAMICA
Luca della Robbia (1399/1400 - 1482) a fost un sculptor din Florenta. S-a remarcat pentru terra-cotta. Luca della Robbia a realizat ceramica glazurata care a...
Ancient Greek sculpture
Ancient Greek sculpture is the sculpture of Ancient Greece. Modern scholarship identifies three major stages. They were used to depict the battles, mythology, and rulers of the land known as Ancient...
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Roman sculpture
The study of Roman sculpture is complicated by its relation to Greek sculpture. Many examples of even the most famous Greek sculptures, such as the Apollo Belvedere and Barberini Faun, are known only ...
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Renaissance sculpture
Sculpture is the branch of the visual arts that operates in three dimensions. It is one of the plastic arts. Durable sculptural processes originally used carving (the removal of material) and modellin...
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Baroque sculpture
Baroque sculpture is the sculpture associated with the Baroque cultural movement. In Baroque sculpture, groups of figures assumed new importance, and there was a dynamic movement and energy of human f...
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Danish sculpture
Danish sculpture as a nationally recognized art form can be traced back to 1752 when Jacques Saly was commissioned to execute a statue of King Frederick V of Denmark on horseback. While Bertel Thorval...
Danish sculpture - Wikipedia