art history

Rita Moreno: The Puerto Rican Who Conquered The American Stage

12 de octubre de 2018

|

Oliver G. Alvar

Rita Moreno managed to win all the major entertainment awards in America and captivated the hearts and imagination of people across generations. …

Maricón Collective, The Latino LGBT+ Group That Turns Discrimination Into Art

9 de octubre de 2018

|

María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Maricón Collective is a group of queer Chicano artists who are fighting discrimination through art, music, and the reappropriation of slurs. …

12 Frida Kahlo Paintings You Can Find In US Museums

8 de octubre de 2018

|

Patricia Cordero

Frida Kahlo didn’t paint many artworks. She did around 250 paintings in small and medium format and some of them are in US museums. …

These People Made The Harlem Renaissance America's Most Exciting Movement

8 de octubre de 2018

|

Oliver G. Alvar

Harlem Renaissance Art built and defined an era that did much to promote the rights of African-Americans. …

Tamara de Lempicka: The Art Deco Baroness Who Ruled The Fascist World With Her Brush

30 de agosto de 2018

|

María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Tamara de Lempicka is one of the main representatives of Art Deco. However, despite the fascist tints of the movement, she managed to rule on her own terms. …

6 Female Art References In Ariana Grande's "God Is a Woman" Video

24 de julio de 2018

|

Patricia Cordero

From Georgia O'Keefe to Judy Chicago, Ariana Grande's God Is A Woman video seems to explore art created by women. …

20 Paintings From The History Of Art That Capture What Love Feels Like

25 de mayo de 2018

|

María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Art is gorgeous in itself but when it depicts one of the strongest and most desire emotions it can be sublime. …

Solentiname: The Tropical Island Commune Where Everybody Was An Artist

2 de mayo de 2018

|

Ariel Rodriguez

Ernesto Cardenal founded an artistic commune in Solentiname. The poor community, neglected by their government, was transformed into a creative paradise. …

15 Paintings By The Master Of Sex, Death, And Violence

25 de abril de 2018

|

Ariel Rodriguez

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio had a somber and realistic way of seeing life. Although his paintings are famous for religious scenes, he often depicted violent scenes with his chiaroscuro style. …

The Revolutionary Fashion Designs Created By Klimt's Muse You'd Definitely Wear Today

23 de abril de 2018

|

María Isabel Carrasco Cara Chards

Emilie Flöge was known as Klimt's lifelong muse and lover, but she was more than that. Some of the gorgeous dresses in his golden paintings are her own work. …

The Household Objects That Turn Into Ghosts In Japanese Folklore

13 de abril de 2018

|

Ariel Rodriguez

These illustrations show how, in Japanese folklore, it was believed that regular household objects or tools would come to life after 100 years of existence. They were known as “tsukumogami.” …

7 Facts About Picasso That Will Make You Understand His Work

10 de abril de 2018

|

Ariel Rodriguez

Interrogated by Nazis, copying famous artists, and having countless affairs, Picasso's life was anything but boring... …