You can talk about love in different ways – including in languages of different styles of visual art. These languages are understandable to everyone, despite the fact that the personalities of artists and the plots of their works often constitute a mystery and understatement.
Rembrandt – “The Jewish Bride” Continue reading
Pictures of famous (and sometimes not very masters) sometimes have a magical effect on people. And it happens that this is not only admiring and rapture, but extreme reactions. So that patients with nervous breakdowns who “reviewed” the statue of Michelangelo “David” regularly come to the hospital in Florence. And there are not known isolated cases when museum visitors tried to destroy works of art. And the reasons for this among the vandals were very different. Continue reading
The happiness of family life and the happiness of self-realization in your favorite business are the eternal values that existed during the times of the Ottoman sultans and musketeer swords. True, what has become the norm in the modern world was once a rarity and a great success. Continue reading
You never know when and how some seemingly trifle will affect the policies or economies of countries. For example, fruit. At Rodari, they generally make politics personally, with the help of revolution, but in real history, politics is decided, rather, around them. Fortunately, only sometimes. Not very nice to depend on the fruit. Continue reading
Self-portrait in most cases – a tool of narcissism, an attempt to leave your image in eternity. But if a genius takes over, his image on the canvas can turn into a real masterpiece, which not only perpetuates the look of the master, but also puzzles, surprises, fascinates the viewer. Over the centuries, some of these self portraits have been knocked out of the usual notion of this genre, without losing either their fans or the attention of researchers. Continue reading