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Klimt: video on ‘The Kiss’ & his love for Women

This is a short informational video lecture about the classic impressionist painting ‘The Kiss’ by Austrian Symbolist painter Gustav Klimt (1862 – 1918). The video pulls together strands of his background, his passion, his travels, and shows you how these inputs translate into his painting. It comes as no surprise that Klimt’s favorite subject to […]

What’s Happening in the Artworld in Europe :: 2009

Guide to Current & Upcoming Museum Shows, Exhibits & Art Fairs What’s hot in Europe ATHENS, GREECE :: Gagosian Gallery:: Cy Twombly till 31 October With double-header shows, eight new bronze sculptures in New York and new paintings in Athens, Twombly is in top form. The painting exhibition in Athens inaugurates the latest Gagosian Gallery. […]

Art Nouveau – A Period of Style & Elegance

The French and the Belgians called it Art Nouveau or the New Art. This period of integrated art may have been short lasting a mere 24 years from 1890 to 1914, however, the influence of that time has continued to this day. The artists who were in vogue then are just as much in demand […]

Modern Art Movements

Art Quote: “What distinguishes modern art from the art of other ages is criticism.” Octavio Paz. Today, we are featuring an article by Breiana Cecil on Modern Art Movements at eArtfair. Breiana identifies the various modern art periods and styles, what differentiates these art styles from one another, and highlights famous artists who have contributed […]