Arts, Crafts, Music

Paul Gauguin Gallery

Paul Gauguin Gallery

Paul Gauguin (June 7, 1848 – May 8,1903) was a French Post-Impressionist artist recognized after his death for his use of colors and as a forerunner of the Symbolist movement. He was contemporary of Vincent Van Gogh, and his work …[Continue]

10 Facts about the Life of Pablo Picasso

10 Facts about the Life of Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso’s artwork is some of the world’s most famous and recognizable art . He was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, stage designer and ceramist, but is most known for his paintings. As an adult, he spent most of his time in …[Continue]

Marie Antoinette Portrait Gallery

Marie Antoinette Portrait Gallery

Marie Antoinette (1755-1793) was born into Austrian royalty, the youngest daughter of Emperor Francis I and Maria Theresa. As a young teen, she married the grandson of Louis XV, and became Queen of France at the age of nineteen. Here …[Continue]

Monet Gallery

Monet Gallery

The French painter Claude Monet (1840-1926) was one of the originators of the Impressionist movement of the nineteenth century. He is most notably known for his nature landscapes, and paintings of Paris and the Normandy coast. Move your mouse over …[Continue]

Renoir Gallery

Renoir Gallery

The French artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) was an important member of the Impressionist movement of the nineteenth century. His large body of work includes many portraits of children and women in lively social situations. Move your mouse over the slide …[Continue]

Rembrandt Gallery

Rembrandt Gallery

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn is revered as Holland’s greatest and most prolific baroque artist. Rembrandt was born on July 15, 1606. He was the ninth child of a wealthy family.  His father belonged to the Dutch Reformed Church and his mother …[Continue]

Van Gogh Gallery

Van Gogh Gallery

Vincent Willem van Gogh was born March 30, 1853 in Zundert, Netherlands.  Van Gogh began drawing as a child.  However,he did not begin painting until he was in his late twenties and some of his best works were created in the last two years of his …[Continue]

Pablo Picasso Gallery

Pablo Picasso Gallery

Born Pablo Ruiz y Picasso on October 25, 1881, in Malaga, Spain, we know him best as Pablo Picasso.  He was one of the defining artists of the 20th century.  His talent was known when he was young and his parents recognized his …[Continue]