Auguste Rodin (1840) Rodin was a French sculptor noted for his renderings of the human form. He spent 37 years working on The Gates of Hell, a monumental sculptural group commissioned for a proposed Musée des Arts Décoratifs and inspired by Dante’s Inferno. The project was never finished, but many of the 186 figures intended […]
Posted by Richard Joseph Strachan “My dad has bees.Today I went to his house and he showed me all of the honey he had gotten from the hives. He took the lid off of a 5 gallon bucket full of honey and on top of the honey there were 3 little bees, struggling. They were […]
What are some mind blowing drawings you have seen? answered by Dylan Owens, lives in The United States of America There’s this man called Julian Beever that does INCREDIBLE sidewalk art. Look at this: Here’s the exact same drawing, from a different angle. He toys around with perspective to make amazing 3D pieces of art. […]
Our selection of the “best photos of the year” run the gamut in 2021—beautiful landscapes, majestic wildlife, spectacular natural phenomena, and the unwavering human spirit are all at the forefront. view original article . .
What artwork made you speechless? answered by Ley R., A student in Indonesia, Frequently staying in Jakarta. There are quite a few paintings that left me speechless but here are some of my favourites… Les Saltimbanques (1874) by Gustavo Dore Les Saltimbanques depicts a mother and a father in a group of acrobats comforting their […]
Just checking how well I could do a portrait in a crowd. It went OK. Some dude reaches across and points to his left eye and says “this is not right” – freelance critic. One in every crowd. Another guy points to Tasso’s empty beer mug and says “That’s why he looks so sad”