GEERT WILDERS VOWS TO DE-ISLAMIZE THE NETHERLANDS. Wilders – who has lived in hiding since an Islamist murdered Dutch filmmaker Theo van Gogh in 2004 – pledges to ban Muslim immigration, close all mosques and take the Netherlands out of the European Union. Many of his supporters at the Spijkenisse market, however, said they cared […]
Today Is Art Day, a Canadian art collective who seeks to find new ways to make art history more fun, is raising funds through Kickstarter to create a wonderfully amusing and educational Vincent Van Gogh action figure that features the artist’s likeness and a detachable left ear. Unlike the cuddly plush version of the artist […]
A Kickstarter campaign is selling action figures of painter Vincent van Gogh in an effort to make art more fun. Read more... More about Real Time Video, Painter, Invention, Kickstarter, and Action Figures
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Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) was known in art history as socially isolated, mentally unstable and having an extremely emotional response to his environment. Growing up in his parents’ home at Etten in The Hague, van Gogh had taught himself to paint by copying prints and studying drawing manuals. Show More Summary
Here's a great way to win over your crush: take a cue from Vincent Van Gogh and gift them a nice ear. Today Is Art Day is running a Kickstarter campaign to turn Van Gogh, the iconic Post-Impressionist painter who once famously presented...Show More Summary
sorrowingoldman: Animals by Vincent Van Gogh
The two early oil paintings by Vincent Van Gogh stolen from Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum in 2002 and recovered in Italy last fall will be heading home next month. When the announcement that the paintings had been found was released last September, it wasn’t clear when they would be returning to Amsterdam. As evidence in [...]
Two Van Gogh masterpieces stolen in Amsterdam in 2002 and recovered last year in Italy will be on show in Naples from Tuesday until February 26. The brief exhibition at the Capodimonte museum has been organised as a thank you to theShow More Summary
The Starry Night Vincent Van Gogh What can I say...I'm a sucker for the color blue. This work is in the permanent collection of The Museum of Modern Art in NYC, but I am sorry to say I have...
Museo di Capodimonte Via Miano, 2, 80137 Naples, Italy In a standing room only event, the two stolen paintings, View of the Sea at Scheveningen, 1882 and Congregation Leaving the Reformed Church in Nuenen 1884 - 1885 by Vincent Van Gogh were presented to the international press today at the Museo di Capodimonte in Naples Italy. Show More Summary
It takes an artist to truly replicate the skills of another artist and illustrator Ezgi Pamir offers evidence of that fact with her fascinating embroidery. She only embroiders outside of work hours, but her needlework is still increidble. See more of her embroidery (and her illustrations) on her Behance page. Via Incredible Things
NBA executives pondering whether to take Lonzo Ball or Markelle Fultz with one of the top picks in the June draft might feel like art dealers choosing between Da Vinci and Van Gogh. It’s all a matter of taste. Fultz is a high-volume scorer who is so versatile he may not have a weakness besides...
Masterpieces Never Sleep is a series of sleep masks made to make the wearer look like iconic art masterpieces
Christian Laesser takes an abstract look at how different languages represent Vincent van Gogh through various Wikipedia pages. The visualization explores how different languages present Van Gogh’s work and life… Tags: art, Vincent van Gogh, Wikipedia
cgmfindings: Still Life with Decanter and Lemons on a Plate 1887 Van Gogh
igormaglica: Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), Rocks with Oak Tree (also known as The Rocks), 1888. oil on canvas, 55 x 66 cm
A crowdfunding campaign is rallying support from Vincent van Gogh fans to preserve and protect the painter's grave in Auvers-sur-Oise, France. The post Help Preserve Vincent van Gogh’s Humble Grave appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The artist's headstone was damaged last year after a stormy spring.
Dear Italian art lovers, Despite our lengthy stay in Campania and the hospitality of one of the Camorra's largest suppliers of cocaine to the Bay of Naples, it is fortunately, or unfortunately, time for us to at last bid your country farewell. Show More Summary