The Largest Artwork in the World

The World’s Largest Carpet

There are many great artworks in the world like the Mona Lisa, David and Pieta, and Starry Night. These paintings are lovely to look at, but don’t you think they are a bit small? Da Vinci, Van Gogh and Michaelangelo’s paintings are wonderful, but wait until you see these large scaled work … Read more

Famous Paintings and the Stories Behind Them

Mona Lisa Famous Paintings

From time to time, the words that tell the story about a painting can be more captivating than the actual portrait itself. Below you can find an overview of some famous paintings, their creators, and the story or meaning behind them. 1. The Starry Night This painting of Van Gogh consists of … Read more

Secrets Hidden in Famous Works of Art

Botticelli primavera

Though recognizable, many famous works of art contain unsolved riddles, secret meanings, and even hidden images covered in the many layers of oil, paint and varnish. Here are some of them. 1. Angel Rudely Gestures to Pope Julius II On the ceiling of Sistine Chapel, an angel with attitude can be spotted. … Read more

Interesting and Unusual Ancient Art

Grave Naiskos of an Enthroned Woman with Attendant

Many forms of ancient art are still unexplainable how they are formed or what is the purpose of the art. Most of them are ancient. Some people believe that they are not man-made, they are from extra-terrestrial beings when they visited the earth. Here are some of the interesting and unusual art … Read more

Amazing Stained Glass Works of Art

Chartres cathédrale rosace nord

Colored glass or stained glass has helped to visually enhance most buildings since the Medieval Age and still continues to have Architect’s and design lover’s interest today. The glass can be used for multiple purposes such as a windows or ceilings. Stained glass consists of colored glass pieces that are connected and … Read more

Famous Works of Art That Were Never Completed

The quotation, “For all of the sad word of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: it might have been!” can also describe the loss of some famous artists that failed to complete their creations. The reasons of the incompletion can vary, either the creators die, or sometimes the artists would move … Read more

Unusual Forms of Art You Never Heard Of

Art, as they say, is a concept that cannot be defined. But whatever art’s real definition is, artists, art critics, and art students alike can all agree that art comes in many different forms. An art form is a specific shape or quality an artistic expression takes. Some of the most common … Read more

Interesting Facts About Shakespeare

Interesting Facts About Shakespeare

  We know that William Shakespeare is the beloved Bard not only in England but of the rest of the world. But little of us know the other interesting facts about Shakespeare. You may not believe that some other people think he didn’t exist! But apart from that, here are the other … Read more