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Vincent Van Gogh: The Colourist of the Future

In Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum, there is a whole gallery dedicated to the many letters that the artist had written to his family and friends, also …

Literature

Vincent van Gogh: Letters to Theo, circling crows and the romance of unrealised promise

Today marks the 165th anniversary of the birth of Vincent van Gogh (1853-90), one of the world’s most popular and distinctive painters.<p>The Dutchman’s …

Vincent Van Gogh

Latte artist takes it to the next colorful level

Most latte art is a monochromatic palette of rich browns and creams. Korean art professor Kangbin Lee has taken his Creamart works into the rest of …

Animation

Rare Van Gogh sketches go on public display for first time in 100 years

Drawings, together with works by Govert Flinck, on show at the Singer Laren museum in the Netherlands<p>Art lovers are in for a rare treat as four forgotten works by Dutch masters Vincent van Gogh and 17th-century painter Govert Flinck have gone on display, after gathering dust for more than 100 years.<p>…

Art

10 Most-Loved Paintings by Vincent van Gogh

The Tortured Painter of Starry Night Is Now a Pop Star<p>He began late and died young. Yet, over a span of 10 years, Vincent van Gogh completed nearly …

Art

This Woman Makes The Most Beautiful Pies That Will Seriously Leave You In Awe

It's pie AND art.

Vincent van Gogh's Grasshopper

- Advertisement -<p>When Kansas City's Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art was conducting research on their collection, a small grasshopper was discovered which …

Researchers Discover 128-Year-Old Grasshopper Hidden In Van Gogh’s ‘Olive Trees’ Painting

Vincent Van Gogh’s paintings have held many secrets over the years, and his 1889 painting <i>Olive Trees</i> is no exception as researchers have recently …

Fine Art

A grasshopper has been hiding in a van Gogh painting for the past 128 years

Vincent van Gogh was known to enjoy painting a lot of his works outdoors, meaning that, on at least one occasion, a wandering grasshopper was able to …

Van Gogh Paintings Presented in 3D and Holograms

The artwork and personal history of famed painter Vincent Van Gogh are being brought to life through holograms, CGI, and 3D mapping as part of a new …

Art

See Van Gogh’s paintings brought to life with holograms in Tokyo

A futuristic art exhibition in Tokyo has brought Van Gogh’s work to life through a unique use of holograms, CGI and digital projection technology.<p>Opened by visual effects studio, Das Muse Media, at the Aoyama Center Building in Minato-ku, central Tokyo, the exhibition is called “Dear My Friend, …

Art

Alice in Wonderland Gets Re-Envisioned by a Neural Network in the Style of Paintings By Picasso, van Gogh, Kahlo, O’Keeffe & More

An artist just starting out might first imitate the styles of others, and if all goes well, the process of learning those styles will lead them to a …

Art

The Day Van Gogh Cut Off His Ear

Artists Paul Gauguin and Vincent van Gogh had a volatile and somewhat lopsided friendship. Van Gogh was living in Arles in 1888, and wanted Gauguin …

Paul Gauguin

Van Gogh’s Ear A Feast For The Senses | Times Square Chronicles

Van Gogh’s Ear A Feast For The Senses<p>Frank Favor’s poster for Van Gogh’s Ear<p>Vincent van Gogh created over 2,100 pieces of art, including around 860 …

Sweet Reinterpretations of Van Gogh Painting

Full of humour and tenderness, these artworks are a new interpretation of Van Gogh « The night sky ». The mashup with pop culture characters, such as …

Mashups

What Vincent van Gogh's most famous paintings look like in real life

3D Scans of 7,500 Famous Sculptures, Statues & Artworks: Download & 3D Print Rodin’s Thinker, Michelangelo’s David & More

Last week we featured the British Museum's archive of downloadable 3D models of over 200 richly historical objects in their collection, perhaps most …

Famous Movie Posters Reimagined As Paintings By Iconic Artists

<b>Before movies</b> and photography were popular art forms enjoyed by the masses, fine artists and the theater worked together to entertain the masses—this …

Art

Newcomers Help Propel Art Market's Recovery

Collectors spooked by last year’s economic and political tumult are filtering back to the big auction houses, where they are vying with an influx of newcomers for blue-chip art.<p>The resulting global market looks increasingly healthy, although categories such as rare books and Russian art are in less …

Fine Art

Free Digital Archive Makes Over 50 Million Pieces of European Art Available Online

With the goal to transform the world through culture, the Europeana Collections is a massive digital archive with the objective to make Europe's cultural heritage widely available for researchers and history lovers. Over 3,000 European cultural institutions and aggregators participate in the …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Van Gogh exhibition goers in Melbourne frustrated by long queues

A record-breaking 420,000 people have seen the National Gallery of Victoria's exhibition of Van Gogh masterpieces, but while his works are being …

Fine Art

Transform Any Image Into Modern Art Within Seconds Via This Drag-And-Drop Tool

Van Gogh’s ‘The Starry Night’. Composite image by DesignTAXI. Left image via Wikimedia Commons, right image via SIMPLIFY.THAT SH.IT<p><b>If you’ve always</b> …

The fine art of mental illness: What paintings tell us about someone’s psyche

Vincent van Gogh’s art is infused with isolation: a lonely chair, a grieving doctor, a brooding sky. For one psychiatrist, the French master’s paintings — and those of other artists throughout history — contain clues about mental illness, too.<p>James C. Harris, a professor of psychiatry and …

Mental Health

Broad City's Abbi Jacobson to host new podcast about modern art

Modern art novices, Jackson Pollock will soon puzzle you no more: <i>Broad City’s</i> Abbi Jacobson is hosting a new podcast in collaboration with WNYC …

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes 140,000+ Artistic Images from Its Collections Available on Archive.org

As an Open Culture reader, you might already know the Internet Archive, often simply called "Archive.org," as an ever expanding trove of wonders, …

Museums

New algorithm lets you make anything in origami

They say if you fold 1,000 origami cranes out of individual sheets of paper your deepest wishes will be granted. I tried it once – I was a lonely college kid – and I ended up with pink eye. However, a new paper out of MIT describes a way to possibly make 1,000 origami cranes out of one piece of …

Algorithms

Self-Imposed Limits in Painting Can Fuel Creativity

Sometimes self-imposed limits hold us back, preventing us from taking risks and trying new things, but other times they are just what we need to help …

Vincent Van Gogh

Van Gogh Museum welcomes 1,000,000th visitor earlier than in record-breaking year of 2016

<b>AMSTERDAM</b><b>.-</b> The Van Gogh Museum today welcomed the millionth visitor of 2017, more than two weeks earlier than last year, when the museum attracted a …

Museums