For more than a century, the reputation of Edvard Munch has circled the canon of modern art like a big plane seeking a runway. He is famous, sure, for the flayed, undulating figure of existential panic in “The Scream” (1893) and for a few other images, touching on love and death, from the first, rock-star-like decade of his career. Show More Summary
An exhibition at the Neue Galerie aims to put Munch in historical and cultural perspective.
The Man of Steel, and his arch-nemesis, get artsy with the Superman ‘The Scream’ T-Shirt. Edvard Munch gave us The Scream, and that was nice of him, but any work of art can be elevated to the next level with a few well-placed superheroes. In this case, Superman takes on the iconic role of the […]
We’re not sure how Edvard Munch would feel about his tortured Expressionist painting The Scream being used to sell tote bags, umbrellas, and greeting cards. But the Norwegian painter might get a kick out of knowing that his famous creation was stolen twice — and was luckily recaptured. Show More Summary
Some of the world's most whimsical artistic interpretations aren't found in the city's best museums but rather hidden inside a longtime Greenwich Village pub, where depictions from the Sistine Chapel, Edvard Munch's "The Scream," and van Gogh's "Starry Night" share space with antique beer cans and currency from across the globe. Show More Summary
Does a swarm of selfies being taken next to the "Mona Lisa" make you want to reenact Edvard Munch’s “The Scream?” If so, you’re not alone. In fact, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has come up with a masterpiece of a campaign called #Startdrawing that encourages guests to sketch rather than snap pictures of its works of art. Show More Summary
An animation of 'The Scream,' the work of art Norwegian Edvard Munch painted in 1893. (via Reality Carnival) The Presurfer
Edvard Munch created his most famous image after taking a sunset walk outside Christiania (now Oslo), during which he sensed what his journal records as “a great, unending scream piercing through nature.” Indeed, the natural world is full of screams. Show More Summary
Year that both Paul Gauguin and Edvard Munch viewed a Peruvian mummy in Paris, now at the Musée de l'Homme, which may have inspired the howling expression of Munch's "The Scream" = 1889
Expressionist artist Edvard Munch created four principle versions of Der Schrei der Natur, one of the world's most recognisable works of art. Known in popular culture as The Scream, the artwork has become an agonised symbol of modern anxiety and alienation. Show More Summary
From Picasso’s The Young Ladies of Avignon to Munch’s The Scream, what was it about these paintings that arrested people’s attention upon viewing them, that cemented them in the canon of art history as iconic works? In many cases, it’s because the artist incorporated a technique, form or style that had never been used before. Show More Summary
The FIA presents the Edvard Munch exhibition in the Graphics Gallery through September 6, 2015. Most famously known for his painting, The Scream, Edvard Munch?s graphic work is an integral part of his oeuvre. Comprising over 25 works...Show More Summary
This is a video imagining Edvard Munch's iconic painting "The Scream" as a short animation, complete with Pink Floyd's 'The Great Gig In The Sky' serving as the soundtrack. It was just the right amount of weird and beautiful. Like kissing a frog. Show More Summary
The classic painting “The Scream” by Edvard Munch is brought to life in a fantastic animation directed by Sebastian Cosor of Safe Frame, perfectly set to the song “The Great Gig In The Sky” by Pink Floyd. I was walking along a path with two friends – the sun was setting – suddenly the sky […]
Edvard Munch's 1893 painting The Scream. (Image: Munch/Public Domain) Edvard Munch knew it, Wes Craven knew it, and no one knows it better than newborn babies—if you want to cut through the noise of the world, open your mouth and scream. Show More Summary
No matter what you may think of the Scream series of films, the Ghost Face mask became an iconic image, a frozen screech contorted into a form not unlike the classic painting “The Scream” by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch. The image looked back at us from four movies, and hundreds of Halloween racks for the […]
Edvard Munch’s painting has become trivialized and the 1962 crisis largely forgotten, but the possible Armageddon they both evoke remains a very real threat.
OBAMA’S NATIONAL SECURITY DREAM TEAM: ... is more like a nightmare. Scott Johnson over at Powerline catalogs the top Obama security advisors, and reading it, one can’t help but feel like Edvard Munch’s The Scream. It reminds me of a scrawny JV team (with DOD Secretary Ashton Carter as the only promising prospect), […]
You’ve seen it on everything from socks to The Simpsons to cocktail napkins, but how much do you really know about Edvard Munch's The Scream?
I’ve seen The Scream, that Edvard Munch painting of the ghoul with his hands framing his face and his mouth gaping, maybe a thousand times. But I had never read the accompanying diary entry from Munch until I got my hands on Marbles, by Ellen Forney. Show More Summary