THE PAINTINGS OF ILYA REPIN – CAPTURING HISTORY AND HEARTS SINCE 1870

To put it simply, 19th century Russian realist painter Ilya Repin single-handedly put Russia on the art map of Europe and the world in general. Such »

The life and death of Vincent Van Gogh

“There are so many people especially among our pals, who imagine that words are nothing. On contrary, don’t you think that it’s as interesting »

John Atkinson Grimshaw - The painter of the night

Little is known of John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893) as a person, but as an artist he was blessed with a distinct vision of light. In his »

Artworks that inspired Award Winning movie 'Mr Turner'

There is pleasure in the pathless woods, There is rapture in the lovely shore, There is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, And music »

So What is the Big deal with the Mona lisa

So what is so special about the Monalisa, that makes it so famous. Are there mysteries hidden on its canvas? Or is it just simply overhyped »

10 Awesome Lego versions of famous paintings

Here are some of the world's most iconic works of art and Marco Pece's take on them with Lego blocks. Great works of art often get »