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French Art: After Paris

Anna Wilding | Posted 11.20.2015 | Arts
Anna Wilding

We have all been deeply shocked and horrified by the Parisian attacks. I was thinking today, that after I had the chance to catch my breath in the fast paced "news" cycles as a White House Correspondent, where was the art in all this?

Did The Ghost Of Claude Monet Just Visit A Monet Exhibit?

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.15.2015 | Weird News

Could it be Monet? via @WKYC— ClevelandArt (@ClevelandArt) October 9, 2015 It's as i...

My Top 5 Art Museums to Visit While in Paris

Heather Keleher | Posted 06.30.2015 | Travel
Heather Keleher

Art plays an integral role in my life - and my travels. When traveling, an art museum (or series of them) holds a crucial importance to me second only to food.

Holy Haystacks! Researchers Have Officially Discovered A New Monet

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.27.2015 | Arts

You know what they say: Looks like a Monet, feels like a Monet, has Monet's authentic signature in the corner as determined by a hyperspectral camera ...

For Audiences, Loving Ben Scheuer Will Be Easy

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 05.17.2015 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Benjamin Scheuer sat at Buvette in the West Village, a casual grin stretching up toward his perfectly coifed 'do. "I dressed for spring today," he said with a velvet voice, sliding over words like they were made of silk.

Want A Monet? It'll Set You Back $35 Million

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 02.04.2015 | Arts

LONDON (AP) — A Venetian waterscape by Claude Monet has sold for more than $35 million at a London auction as the high-end art market shows resilien...

Rob Mango Speaks Out

D. Dominick Lombardi | Posted 01.11.2015 | Arts
D. Dominick Lombardi

Rob Mango, artist and denizen of Tribeca, NY and former medal winning track star has been running through the streets of New York City since the late '70s. To get the most out of the art of Rob Mango I thought it best to pose the following questions regarding the origins and inspirations behind the work.

Paris Journal: Paul Durand-Ruel

Francis Levy | Posted 01.04.2015 | Travel
Francis Levy

The Musee du Luxembourg has devoted a show to Paul Durand-Ruel, the Impressionist impresario who also confirmed to Flaubert's dictum about being "regular and orderly in your life like a bourgeois, so that you may be violent and original in your work."

Street Artist Turns A Giant Rusted Ship Into A Gorgeous Tribute To Monet

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.08.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

The clusters of barnacles on the corroded hull of the old ship form the rocky shoreline in this impressionistic tribute to Monet by the Spanish street artist Pejac. Here on the shores of Cantabria in northern Spain, he bobs in the low tide while recreating a scene from a hundred forty or so years earlier over the harbor of Le Havre, France.

9/11 - The Changing Light

Elisa Gaudet | Posted 11.10.2014 | New York
Elisa Gaudet

On September 11, 2001, I was in Saint Emillion, France with a girlfriend having lunch. We stopped in a shop to buy wine and two young guys told us that planes were crashing into buildings and office towers were falling in New York City.

Suitcase Yields A Long Lost Monet | Compiled by | Posted 09.08.2014 | Arts
Read More: Monet, Arts News

A Monet landscape is the latest lost treasure to surface in Cornelius Gurlitt’s trove of European art. The painting was recently found in a suitcase...

In the Footsteps of Monet at Bordighera

Michael Schuermann | Posted 10.01.2014 | Arts
Michael Schuermann

The French painter Claude Monet spent one winter -- the early part of 1884 -- in the Italian town of Bordighera, having been introduced to this part of the Riviera by his friend Renoir the year before.

James Franco, What Are Your Thoughts?

Abhishek Seth | Posted 07.28.2014 | Arts
Abhishek Seth

I'm speechless. Copyright © Pawel Kuczynski The real worth of artwork in society. Ishan, thank you for showing me these pai...

Masterworks by Working Masters

Bruce Helander | Posted 07.14.2014 | Arts
Bruce Helander

With these pleasant reminders of the past and the present and their connections to contemporary inventiveness, I've had the unexpected and pleasurable experience of seeing great classic works within reach, up close and friendly.

Six Works Of Art That Could Help You To Live

The Philosophers' Mail | Posted 04.28.2014 | World

It comes naturally to most of us to think of music as therapeutic. Almost all of us are, without training, DJs of our own souls, deft at selecting pie...

Art Institute President Douglas Druick Talks Art and Life on The Interview Show

Mark Bazer | Posted 05.13.2014 | Arts
Mark Bazer

Douglas Druick, the Art Institute of Chicago's president and director, visited The Interview Show to talk about the museum, his "eureka" experiences with art and the best time of day to look at paintings.

A Look at High Art in the 21st Century: Pictures at a Museum's Shop.

Jura Margulis | Posted 03.10.2014 | Arts
Jura Margulis

We created abundance in the civilized world and cherish the history of our culture and the culture of our history, or so we say, and that last room before the museum's shop exhibits the best we can do in and with the visual arts sector?

Forever de Young: Impressions of a San Francisco Impressionist Exhibition

Michael Levin | Posted 10.28.2013 | Arts
Michael Levin

Irony of ironies: today, 150 years after appearing on the scene, the Impressionists, perhaps art's greatest rebel force, have become what they despised. Dorm room kitsch. Visual Muzak.

Talking "Impressionism, Fashion and Modernity" With the Art Institute's Gloria Groom

Mark Bazer | Posted 08.27.2013 | Chicago
Mark Bazer

"Were the Impressionists fashionistas? And what role did fashion play in their goal to paint modern life with a 'modern style?" Those were the questio...

'I Am Not Really In The Business Of Making A Product'

Posted 03.27.2013 | Arts

Anyone can tell you who's already made it, but HuffPost Arts & Culture's On Our Radar series is here to tell you who's about to blow up -- and, in som...

Keeping Your Manets and Masaccios Straight

Nick Kolakowski | Posted 01.21.2013 | Arts
Nick Kolakowski

There is little shame in viewing an unfamiliar work of art and saying, "I have no idea who painted that," rather than make an uneducated guess.

Happy Birthday, Claude Monet!

Posted 11.14.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of French Impressionist master, Claude Monet. The plein-air devotee would turn 172 years old if he were miraculously still alive...

Artistic Innovation: Individual or Collective?

David Galenson | Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts
David Galenson

In the modern era, great painters have learned from their peers (and from their teachers), but have made distinctive individual contributions. To fail to recognize this is to fail to understand modern art.

PHOTOS: Visit Monet's Giverny Flower Garden In The Bronx

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 06.04.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Claude Monet's beloved flower and water gardens in the north of France are world-famous. But for those unable to visit the artist's iconic...

And This Is How You Weave Paint

Posted 02.20.2012 | Arts

Robert Davidovitz creates mesmerizing paintings without ever touching a brush. Instead the multidisciplinary Canadian artist combines painting, sculpt...