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When her work isn’t being shown in the Saatchi Gallery within the Louvre or in an advertisement for Adobe, Flóra Borsi is behind the camera or computer, capturing and compositing fine art images to share with the world. In one of her more recent series, Animeyed, the Hungarian photographer brought together animals and self portraits [...]Show More Summary
One glance at the gowns on the Haute Couture runways in Paris, and you’ll believe in magic. With thousands of beads sewn on by hand, the most luxurious fabrics money can buy, and designs worthy of a place in the Louvre, Haute Couture gowns are as enchanting coming down the aisle as they are coming down the runway. […]
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has a new show in Paris. Not at the Louvre, where he participated in a group exhibition that closed earlier this month, or at a gallery like the Jeu de Paume in the Tuileries Gardens, which hosted a solo exhibition of his work in 2012. Show More Summary
ladypekinpack: Portrait of a sculptor (detail), Angelo Bronzino. C. 1550, oil on canvas. Musée du Louvre, Paris.
The Tate Modern, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Louvre, Kylie Jenner's mansion in Calabasas — these are all great places to see important art. Kylie, who already has a framed photo of her lips and Tyga's mugshot on display in her...Show More Summary
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the opening of Samuel F.B. Morse?s Gallery of the Louvre and the Art of Invention on view January 23 through April 18, 2016 in the Early Twentieth-Century Gallery. There is no cost to view the exhibition. Show More Summary
Paris, a city that already has a whole lot of nice things (the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, others) just got some pretty great new street lights courtesy of designer Mathieu Lehanneur. The collection, named "Clover," features street lights where...
At the Louvre the other day there was a small crowd permanently gathered in front of Delacroix’s ‘Liberty Leading the… The post Wild at heart appeared first on The Spectator.
The restoration, of St. John the Baptist, “is scheduled to begin later this month despite past criticism that earlier makeovers of two other paintings by Leonardo overly brightened them.”
songesoleil: Venus and Cupid with a Satyr, formerly entitled Jupiter and Antiope.c.1524/25. Oil on Canvas. 188 x 125 cm. Musée du Louvre, Paris, France. Art by Antonio Allegri, known as Correggio.(1489?-1534).
Clockwise from top left: St Mark's Cathedral in Korcula, Croatia; New City Hall in Toronto, Canada; Louvre Abu Dhabi; Twisting Tower in Malmo, Sweden;Renzo Piano's work in Malta; the National Museum of African-American History and Culture in Washington, DC....
The Louvre is preparing to start the restoration of Leonardo da Vinci’s “Saint John the Baptist,” a 16th-century work that has darkened over the years.
antonio-m: Jupiter of Versailles, Musée du Louvre, Paris
Francofonia bristles at labeling. The latest whatsit by Russian titan Alexander Sokurov moves comfortably between categories.
What if the Louvre, the Arc de Triomphe, and even the Eiffel Tower were all fake?
hadrian6: Detail : Mercury. 1834. Soyer and cast bronze by Inge. Louvre, Paris Francois Rude. French 1784-1855. http://hadrian6.tumblr.com
hadrian6: Mercury attaching his sandal after killing Argos. 1834. Soyer and cast bronze by Inge. Louvre, Paris Francois Rude. French 1784-1855. http://hadrian6.tumblr.com
silenceforthesoul: Jean-Jacques Pradier - The Three Graces, 1831, Musée du Louvre, Paris