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Happy Birthday, Marcel Duchamp!

Posted 07.28.2013 | Arts

In honor of Marcel Duchamp's birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the artist's life and work. Today is the 12...

Happy Birthday, Degas!

Posted 07.19.2013 | Arts

In honor of Edgar Degas' birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the artist's life and work. Today is the birthd...

Artist Revamps Toilet Paper Rolls

Posted 07.08.2013 | Arts

Most people usually discard toilet paper rolls after the last sheet is used. Apparently, painter Anastassia Elias did not get the memo. Equipped ...

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...

5 Artist Studios Turned Museums In Paris

Untapped Cities | Posted 11.18.2012 | Travel
Untapped Cities

Tired of long lines at the Louvre?

Happy Birthday, Jean Arp!

Posted 09.16.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of French avante-garde artist Jean Arp. The sculptor and painter, who when speaking in German referred to himself as Hans, would...

Happy 125th Birthday, Marcel Duchamp!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

Today is the 125th anniversary of the birth of French artist and readymade master, Marcel Duchamp. The artist was born in the upper Normandy region...

Happy Birthday, Edgar Degas!

Posted 07.19.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of Impressionist extraordinaire Edgar Degas. The dreamy painter who idealized the beauty of ballet would turn 178 if he were mag...

Happy Birthday Camille Pissarro!

Posted 07.10.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of Impressionist frontrunner and Post-Impressionist father figure, Camille Pissarro. The great French artist would turn 182 year...

French Artist Michel Blazy Plays With Foam in a Monastery

Heidi Kim Thompson | Posted 08.13.2012 | Arts
Heidi Kim Thompson

Greeted with a sensation of grandeur amidst tall, stoic, vaulted archways and gothic pillars made of pale stone, Michel Blazy's work generates intrigue in the material presented.