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Giotto Di Bondone

Astronomy in Renaissance Art

Mario Livio | Posted 10.16.2013 | Arts
Mario Livio

The heavens have always been a source of inspiration for poetry, music and the visual arts. It was only natural then, that at the end of Medieval times, with the first signs of the Renaissance, the heavens would start making an appearance in important works of art.

Art Exhibits at LACMA and the Getty: Invasion of Saints and Angels

Edward Goldman | Posted 01.15.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Virtually simultaneously, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Getty Center have unveiled major exhibitions celebrating the legacy of two towering figures of Italian art.

PHOTO: 'Face Of Satan' Revealed In Renaissance Fresco

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 01.07.2012 | Religion

The devil's in the details, literally. Art restorers working on one the most famous frescoes painted by Renaissance painter Giotto di Bondone in th...