Tuesday, 21 May, 2019

Tag: Artistic

Guernica By Pablo Picasso

Guernica By Pablo Picasso

Probably Picasso’s most famous work, Guernica is certainly his most powerful political statement, painted as an immediate reaction to the Nazi’s devastating casual bombing practice on the Basque town of Guernica during Spanish Civil War. Guernica shows the tragedies of war and the suffering it inflicts upon individuals, particularly innocent civilians. This work

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The 35th Harbin Ice And Snow Festival

The 35th Harbin Ice And Snow Festival

The official opening date of the 35th Harbin China International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival (commonly known as Harbin Ice Festival 2019) is on January 5, 2019. Sponsored by Heilongjiang Provincial Government, Harbin Municipal Government, China National Tourism Administration and some China travel companies, the Festival will last to the end of

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Monet And Van Gogh Reborn With Hi-Tech Scanners

Monet And Van Gogh Reborn With Hi-Tech Scanners

Artists using cutting-edge technology and forensic analysis have reconstructed a series of lost masterpieces, including versions of Monet’s Water Lilies and Van Gogh’s Sunflowers. The re-creations are the work of Factum Arte, a group of artists and technicians whose projects have included an exact reproduction of the burial chamber of Tutankhamun. The Concert, a

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The Art Of Ernst Haeckel

The Art Of Ernst Haeckel. Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1834 – 1919) was born in Potsdam, Prussia (Germany). He was a zoologist and evolutionist who was a strong proponent of Darwinism, and who proposed new notions of the evolutionary descent of human beings. He studied at the University of Berlin, where his professor, the physiologist and anatomist Johannes

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China’s Smaller Cities Go Wild For Starchitecture.

China’s Smaller Cities Go Wild For Starchitecture

China’s Smaller Cities Go Wild For Starchitecture. China’s modernising architectural trend was first noticed at the Beijing Summer Olympics of 2008, where several stadiums around the country were built specially for the games. These eye-catching stadiums impressed visitors and participants alike, particularly the Beijing National Stadium (or endearingly named the

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