Top 11 Famous Greek Buildings

Top 11 Famous Greek Buildings

The Ancient Greeks are known for their intricate and timeless designs. These breathtaking masterpieces are an example of excellent craftsmanship. The harmonious designs and proportions of these famous greek buildings continue to influence the infrastructure of our present-day society. However, their beauty has been subdued due to natural or manmade disasters over the years. Of…

August Macke Paintings: His Life and Best Work
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August Macke Paintings: His Life and Best Work

August Macke became the driving force of Rhenish Expressionism through his highly progressive ideas in the 20th century. He was a member and founder of Der Blaue Reiter – a group of talented German expressionists.  Like the members of the group, Macke’s subject of choice was the beauty and innocence of nature surrounding him. He…

Top 10 Famous Female Artists of All Time

Top 10 Famous Female Artists of All Time

Can you think of a famous female artist who existed before Frida Kahlo? Well, I couldn’t before I did thorough research about female art history. Women have always been artists, in fact, today we often think of creativity as a more feminine trait. It is difficult to understand why extremely talented female artists, sometimes even…

16 Facts about Edvard Munch’s “The Scream”

16 Facts about Edvard Munch’s “The Scream”

Edvard Munch’s oil-tempera painting “The Scream” is a groundbreaking creation of the expressionist movement. The painting exudes an overwhelming sense of fear and anxiety within a surreal nightmarish setting. While a viewer would almost always attach negative emotions to the painting, it surprisingly is not all about fear and anxiety.  In this article, we take…