Felice Brancacci

Lord Clark of Civilisation said: “The grandest of all testimonies to the dignity of man is by Masaccio, in the series of frescoes he painted in the Church of the […]

Sophia Sartor

Sophia Sartor is a character in the video game Assassin’s Creed, she is based on Albrecht Durer’s Portrait of a Young Venetian Woman from 1505. This small painting, 325 X […]

Holloway College

Thomas Holloway was a fabulously wealthy Victorian entrepreneur who became one of the richest men in Britain from his patent medicine business. Having no offsprings to leave his money to […]

What is art?

There doesn’t exist a single compelling definition of what the word ART actually means, because the word is totally abstract and depends on the user, their education, their cultural heritage, […]

Nice video that shows how very rich people work and how the modern art market is an artificial construct. With more than a million works of art stored as investments […]

This is an interesting perspective and not far off what a lot of people (the majority?) think. Our popular press pour scorn on the Turner Prize every year. Does it […]