Paintings

Adrian Stimson’s bison paintings force viewers to reckon with Canada’s colonial history | CBC News

A solitary bison walks the snow-covered Prairie plains, swathed in rich colours of red and dark brown, the only sign of life in an otherwise barren landscape. Variations of this image appear over and over again in Alberta Indigenous artist Adrian Stimson’s first solo European exhibit, which opened in London, England, on May 16.  Stimson …

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Race on to save incredible medieval wall paintings in Norfolk

A treasury of medieval wall paintings glows from one of Norfolk’s most remote churches. It has no village, no road and no electricity – but devoted campaigners are determined to save the deteriorating art  Tiny Crostwight church stands in fields. It lost its village centuries ago and much of its tower more than 100 years ago.  …

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Lady with an Ermine is the second of only four surviving portraits of women painted by Leonardo da Vinci and is one of the most famous Renaissance paintings in history

Incredible story of one of only four da Vinci paintings of women still in existence

With her entrancing gaze, youthful face and delicate features, the beauty of Cecilia Gallerani astonished even Leonardo da Vinci when he sat down to paint the young Italian woman some 500 years ago.  Against the backdrop of a sprawling Milanese Castello, the young painter had been commissioned to produce a portrait of the mistress of Ludovico Sforza, duke of …

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‘I Was Terrified’: British Pop Star Robbie Williams on Stepping Out of His Comfort Zone to Show His Paintings to the World | Artnet News

With millions in record sales, countless accolades and sold-out concerts under his belt, British pop superstar Robbie Williams might appear to be have it all. But there’s still at least one area where the “Angels” singer felt insecure, and that is being featured as a contemporary artist during London Gallery Weekend this year. “I was …

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The Viral “New Profile Pic” App Uses AI To Transform Selfies Into Paintings, So I Tried It On 35 Celebs

AI-generated Zendaya is everything. 😍 Lately, people have been using the app to create painting selfie avatars, and TBH, it’s kinda addicting. All you have to do is upload your photo, choose a cartoon style, and in a few seconds, you have a sketch that looks like it was drawn from an artist. HOW FUN! …

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