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How Many of the World's Art Masterpieces Have You Seen?
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As we turn to 2016, we resolve to do more traveling, with an eye to experiencing the most spectacular, awe-inspiring artworks on the planet.
Just Me and Mona -- Alone with Great Art
Author of European travel guidebooks and host of travel shows ...
In Italy, I've been all alone in a room full of Botticelli paintings, with Bernini's "Apollo Chasing Daphne", with Leonardo's "Last Supper", and with two masterful Davids: Donatello's and Michelangelo's. Each experience was a kind of artistic climax, leaving me craving a cigarette.
Gold, White, Pink, Indigo: Patricia Watwood's
artist and novelist
"The beauty of the earth should inspire people to protect it, but humans are fatally anthropocentric."
The Platypus: Crivelli's "Saint James Major" at the Brooklyn Museum
artist and novelist
Let me share with you a doubt. My doubt is that visual art has all that much of an impact on history. have written many of the essays you've been reading as if art had something to say, and as if it were important. And I believe, more or less - on good days -- that something like this is true.
One Luxury Billionaire Collectors Cannot Afford
Art Critic, KCRW 89.9 FM
The problem, as I see it, is that those extremely successful and extremely busy people simply cannot afford the luxury of spending time to educate themselves about art world beyond the headlines of the last few years.
Strolling the Gallery
Lisa K. Friedman
Writer; Essayist; Author, 'Capital Baby,' 'Cruise to Retributi...
At a recent exhibition of 'the masters,' I strolled past the paintings of landscapes and bowls of fruit and found myself in a Botticelli.
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