I recently visited the Louvre Museum and I had the pleasure of admiring one of the most discussed and charming Leonardo’s paintings: the Virgin of the Rocks. Let’s find out what this “weird” masterpiece hides.
The Tempest, one of the most enigmatic paintings in the whole art history, created by a master who was one of the initiators of the Venetian school during the High Renaissance even if he died just in his thirties: Giorgione.
Today we are going to find out who was the genius behind this idea, discovering how he was able to create such incredible illusions that gave him fame and success in the 16th century
Today we are going to learn how to distinguish Renaissance works of art from Baroque. We are going to use three main concepts to understand the differences: emotion, composition and lighting
Today I want to share Michelangelo's Doni Tondo with you; a painting that depicts a classic scene of the Holy Family and remains one of the most significant Renaissance works of art. This is Michelangelo’s only universally accepted finished panel painting still in existence.
It is the most famous, mysterious and admired painting in the world, but it’s actually so visually simple and plain. It lacks on drama, but, when we are looking at it, it’s like a magnet that creates a mix of feelings and confusion in our brain. So, what does make Mona Lisa so special?
Let's discover the secrets of this mysterious, and a bit weird, well-known painting. There is a lot to talk about, so intro and let’s start
It’s considered one of the most beautiful paintings in the world even if there are many details that are questionable. Today we are going to discover them together and you will be really surprised.
Hi everyone and welcome back to Exploring Art, this is Alessandro. Today we are going to learn more about a very important art concept and technique: chiaroscuro
Today I want to talk about one the most famous drawings by the great Leonardo da Vinci: the Vitruvian Man explaining why it is so important