In search of David (Part III)

Get closer to the story of this famous statue made from the impossible.

In search of David (Part II)

Before Michelangelo, other attempted to create a masterpiece out a giant marble block... they surrendered.

In search of David (Part I)

First part of a reflection on one of the most celebrated sculptures in art history

Freud, Nietzsche & the power of art :::.

by María Magdalena Ziegler  “He who possesses science and art also has religion; but he who possesses neither of the two, let him have religion.” Sigmund Freud (Civilization and its discontents, 1939) uses that well-known saying from Goethe to lead us into the comprehension of the representative roles Science and Art fulfill in the place …

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::: Hello, Mr. Turner! :::

Of all British artists, J.M.W. Turner has always mesmerized me. His superb sense of color and his incredible vision of nature has thrown every other artist miles away from perfection. That a movie embraces him is such a joy. Watch the trailer of this magnificent film, directed and written by Mike Leigh, and Timothy Spall …

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::: Dear Mr. Watterson (Official Trailer) :::

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtmV7-f_j7Y To all of you who love Calvin & Hobbes and admire the man behind them ::::.. "Dear Mr. Watterson" Official Trailer (HD) Calvin & Hobbes, Documentary A documentary film about the impact of the newspaper comic strip Calvin & Hobbes, created by Bill Watterson. Website: http://dearmrwatterson.com Director: Joel Allen Schroeder Genre: Documentary In Theaters …

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William Bouguereau :::: GENIUS RECLAIMED

by Fred RossWilliam Bouguereau is unquestionably one of history's greatest artistic geniuses. Yet in this century, he has undergone one of the most pervasive and systematic attempts at character assassination and artistic libel that has ever been perpetrated. He was painted as the arch-villain by modernist ideologues for nearly a century, who accused him of …

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