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Post Impressionism

Four Of Van Gogh's Floral Paintings To Be Exhibited Together For The Very First Time

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.01.2014 | Arts

Almost 125 years ago, after bouts of self-mutilation and hospitalization, Vincent van Gogh announced to his brother Theo his plans to embark on a seri...

Gender-Bending Nudes Evoke The Emotional Power Of Impressionist Painters (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.06.2014 | Arts

Most of us are, for better or for worse, image reading experts. Whether surfing the internet, flipping through a magazine or digesting the pictures on...

Art Basel Problems

Joanna Popper | Posted 02.04.2014 | Miami
Joanna Popper

It is Art Basel time in Miami which brings world-class art, parties, celebrities and culture and Art Basel problems. How many blisters can my feet take? Is Band-aid an official sponsor of Art Basel this year?

Jane Irish: Sông Hương: Withdrawing Room

Gabriela Vainsencher | Posted 06.30.2013 | Arts
Gabriela Vainsencher

While Irish's devotion to the political propelled her to paint in Vietnam and France, it is striking how much this show does not scream 'political art!.' I think it is exactly this show's relative ambiguity, that makes it more interesting and more effective.

Happy Birthday, Vincent Van Gogh!

Posted 03.30.2013 | Arts

Today marks the birthday of Dutch post-Impressionist icon, Vincent van Gogh. The sunflower devotee and master of the color spectrum would turn 160 yea...

LAST CALL: Deutsche Guggenheim's Blockbuster Final Exhibition

VernissageTV | Posted 01.18.2013 | Arts
VernissageTV

With the exhibition Visions of Modernity, Impressionist and Modern Collections from the Guggenheim Foundation, the collaboration between the Solomon R...

Can You Guess The Price?

Posted 02.03.2012 | Arts

Hold onto your hats ladies and gentlemen, the art world has a new record holder for most expensive piece of artwork. The royal family of Qatar reporte...

Happy Birthday Cezanne!

Posted 01.19.2012 | Arts

Today marks the 173rd birthday of the French Post-Impressionist painter Paul Cezanne. If Impressionism is considered to be the first modern art moveme...

Toulouse-Lautrec's Favorite Dancer

David Galenson | Posted 09.24.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

An 1893 article by the critic Arsène Alexandre described the art of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec as "very spontaneous in its execution, yet very calcula...

PHOTOS: Guess The Artist: Answer Revealed!

Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts

We feared our chosen painting for this week's Guess The Artist was too easy, but yesterday a little less than 40% of you correctly identified the arti...

Guess The Artist

Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts

One of the most prominent Post-Impressionist painters, this nineteenth-century artist is best known for his lurid color palette and provocative subjec...

Museum Uncovers Van Gogh's Only Painting Of His Brother Theo

AP | Posted 08.21.2011 | Arts

AMSTERDAM -- The Van Gogh Museum said Tuesday its experts now believe one of Vincent van Gogh's paintings previously thought to be a self-portrait act...

Happy Birthday, Vincent Van Gogh

Posted 05.30.2011 | Arts

March 30, 1853 was a great day for the arts. Vincent van Gogh was born in Zundert, Netherlands, and would go on to have one of the most storied career...

Van Gogh's Paintings Get Darker With Age

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

If you've noticed your favorite Van Goghs getting darker, it's not because you've caught the troubled Dutch painter's depression. Some of the master P...

Stop, Thieves!

Christian Josi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Christian Josi

The greatest art theft in history is happening right now in the suburbs of Philadelphia -- and the odds are that you've never heard of it.

The Human Stain on "Sustainism"

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael DeJong

In its infancy, our little blue orb was a perfect place serenaded by little more than the swoosh of winds and the ebb of ocean tides. Enter humans.

Post-Impressions

Nigel Hamilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Nigel Hamilton

America is so vast that, living in Boston, I simply had no idea San Francisco was hosting such an exhibition. It took Thanksgiving and a visit to my w...

Paul Gauguin, In Search of the Primitive: Jacques Jouet's Savage

Anis Shivani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Anis Shivani

Savage is highly successful, morally anchored experimental fiction. Jouet provokes fundamental rethinking of the permanent questions about the West's relation to its "savage" other.