Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Identified as Buyer of Record-Breaking da Vinci - WSJ
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman used a distant relative as a proxy to purchase the 500-year-old “Salvator Mundi,” according to U.S. government intelligence and a Middle East art-world figure.
UNESCO adds 17 Le Corbusier projects to World Heritage List
This movie shows the 17 Le Corbusier projects that UNESCO has added to its World Heritage List. Heritage body UNESCO has added 17 projects by 20th-century French architect Le Corbusier to its list of...
Spanish Billionaire Jaime Botín Faces Prison for Allegedly Trying to Smuggle a Picasso on His Yacht
In the ongoing legal case against Spanish billionaire Jaime Botín, who’s accused of smuggling a Picasso out of Spain, the prosecutor has requested a four-year prison sentence and a €100 million fine a...
Conserving Dürer’s Triumphal Arch
Dürer, born #onthisday in 1471, produced one of the largest prints ever – the Triumphal Arch for the Holy Roman Emperor. Altogether it’s nearly 3 meters tall and consists of 36 sheets of paper.
The Life and Work of Egon Schiele
A short look at the life and work of Egon Schiele, the Austrian Expressionist artist and enfant terrible of the early 20th century artworld who died in 1918 aged 28. Music: Somewhere off Jazz Stree...
La Nature d'Alphons Mucha
Reportage consacré au buste féminin en bronze doré, intitulé La Nature, d’Alphons Mucha (1899-1900), conservé aux Musées royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, à Bruxelles. Diffusé le 24 novembre 2013, q...
World Trade Center Transportation Hub by Santiago Calatrava
Santiago Calatrava ha presentato il suo progetto per il World Trade Center Transportation Hub: una nuova, struttura permanente per la...
KATICA ILLÉNYI - Bolero
Violin: Katica Illenyi (Illényi Katica) Maurice Ravel: Bolero Arrangement: Rezső Ott (Ott Rezső) Győr Philharmonic Orchestra Con...
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy
Music video by Bobby McFerrin performing Don't Worry Be Happy.
Constantin Brancusi and Richard Serra at Fondation Beyeler - YouTube
http://www.vernissage.tv | Constantin Brancusi & Richard Serra at Fondation Beyeler in Riehen, Switzerland, brings together two of the most important sculpto...
Pierre Bonnard
La Sala Recoletos de Fundación Mapfre acoge una retrospectiva dedicada a Pierre Bonnard (1867-1947), una figura decisiva en torno al nacimiento del arte moderno y, a la vez, un artista cuya producción...
Rembrandt
RestaurArs - Arte, Letteratura, Poesia e Musica: la bellezza non ha confini.
Giovanni Cariani
Giovanni Cariani (c. 1490–1547), also known as Giovanni Busi or Il Cariani, was an Italian painter of the high-Renaissance, active in Venice and the Venetian mainland, including Bergamo, thought to b...
Giovanni Cariani - Wikipedia
Carlo Moscatiello
Carlo Moscatiello (1650–1739) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period, active near his natal city of Naples. He was active in quadratura.
Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Identified as Buyer of Record-Breaking da Vinci - WSJ
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman used a distant relative as a proxy to purchase the 500-year-old “Salvator Mundi,” according to U.S. government intelligence and a Middle East art-world figure.
Jacques d'Arthois
Jacques d'Arthois (12 October 1613 (baptised) - May 1686) was a Flemish Baroque painter who specialized in landscapes.
D'Arthois was born in Brussels. He was apprenticed to Jan Mertens on 11 Janu...
Jacques d'Arthois - Wikipedia
Agostino Bonisoli
Agostino Bonisoli (1633–1700) was an Italian painter of the Baroque period, who was born and worked mainly in Cremona. He was the pupil of the slightly older painter Giovanni Battista Tortiroli, and ...
Agostino Bonisoli - Wikipedia
Jacob Jordaens
Jacob Jordaens (19 May 1593 – 18 October 1678) was one of three Flemish Baroque painters, along with Peter Paul Rubens and Anthony van Dyck, to bring prestige to the Antwerp school of painting. Unlike...
Jacob Jordaens - Wikipedia
Spanish Billionaire Jaime Botín Faces Prison for Allegedly Trying to Smuggle a Picasso on His Yacht
In the ongoing legal case against Spanish billionaire Jaime Botín, who’s accused of smuggling a Picasso out of Spain, the prosecutor has requested a four-year prison sentence and a €100 million fine a...
Frank Gehry's unbelievable architecture and design
Frank Gehry, is a Canadian American Pritzker Prize-winning architect based in Los Angeles, California. His buildings, including his private residence, have become tourist attractions.
Georg Gsell
Georg Gsell (Russian: Георг Гзель; 28 January 1673 – 22 November 1740) was a Swiss Baroque painter, art consultant and art dealer. Gsell was born in St. Gallen. He was recruited by Peter the Grea...
Georg Gsell - Wikipedia
Jacques Stella
Jacques Stella (1596 - 29 April 1657) was a French painter.
Stella was born in Lyon. His father was François Stella, a painter and merchant of Flemish origin, but he died too soon to train Jacque...
Jacques Stella - Wikipedia
Bartolomeo Nazari
Bartolomeo Nazari (May 31, 1693 – August 24, 1758) was an Italian painter of the late-Baroque, mainly active in Venice as a portraitist. Born in Clusone, near Bergamo. By 1716, he had become an appren...
Bartolomeo Nazari - Wikipedia
Hugo van der Goes
Hugo van der Goes (Ghent c. 1430/1440 – Auderghem 1482) was a Flemish painter. He was, along with Jan van Eyck, Rogier van der Weyden, Hans Memling and Dieric Bouts, one of the most important of...
Hugo van der Goes - Wikipedia
Andrea Sacchi
Andrea Sacchi (30 November 1599 – 21 June 1661) was an Italian painter of High Baroque Classicism, active in Rome. A generation of artists who shared his style of art include the painters Nicolas Pous...
Andrea Sacchi - Wikipedia
Dalí - The painter who entered the fourth dimension
A 1954 painting by Salvador Dalí features a mysterious, four-dimensional ‘hypercube’. Fiona Macdonald finds out how maths fascinated the great Spanish painter.