Paul Gauguin

Paul Gauguin abandoned Paris and his wife and children to paint in Tahiti. Does his artistic brilliance justify the moral cost?

Paul Gauguin abandoned Paris and his wife and children to paint in Tahiti. Does his artistic brilliance justify the moral cost?Continue reading . . . …

Philosophy

Paul Gauguin Defined by His Paintings

Paul Gauguin famously stated: “Art is either plagiarism or revolution.”Paul Gauguin in 1891 (Image: Wikimedia Commons)Gauguin was both a provocateur …

Art

Visit French Polynesia on a family-oriented cruise where you can swim with sharks, take nature hikes, watch Tahitian dancers

Explore the South Pacific with your family on a cruise to Tahiti and the islands of French Polynesia. Special Paul Gauguin cruises, in conjunction with the Wildlife Conservation Society, introduce kids and adults to the environment and animals of the South Seas.<p>Activities include naturalist-led …

French Polynesia

Amtrak offers assigned seating options for some Acela passengers

by Jeanine Barone, Special to The Washington Post<p>A biologist by training, I ask a lot of questions - so many that I've been compared to Frank …

Trains

Paul Gauguin Cruises Offers Stewards of Nature Family Program

<b>Paul Gauguin Cruises Offers Stewards of Nature Family Program</b><p>Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest …

Artists

Paul Gauguin Cruises Summer and Holiday Voyages Offer Stewards of Nature Family Program

An awesome program for kids and families in the South Pacific.

Artists

South Pacific is Special with Paul Gauguin Cruises

Discover what makes Paul Gauguin Cruises unique.

Health and Wellness Cruising

For those endeavoring to stay active and healthy while exploring enchanting destinations, Paul Gauguin Cruises offers a variety of wellness offerings …

Artists

Paul Gauguin Cruises to Showcase Special Guest Hosts

Besides sailing to some of the most exquisite destinations in the South Pacific, Paul Gauguin Cruises will soon enrich its passengers with knowledge …

Artists

Paul Gauguin Cruises: Voyages to the Soul of the South Seas

The intimate, luxury ship was created to explore the irresistible islands of French Polynesia.<p>Scattered like emeralds across the turquoise waters of …

Cruise Ships

Artcurial to offer five intimate pieces signed by Paul Gauguin

<b>PARIS</b><b>.-</b> During the prestigious Impressionist and Modern art auction organised on 4th June 2018 by Artcurial, five intimate pieces signed by Paul …

Artists

Johanna Ortiz - Three Kingdoms ruffled printed silk gown

Johanna Ortiz's collections are known for celebrating the designer's Colombian roots, but her Spring '18 lineup has French Polynesian influences. Cut …

Artists

In Focus: The Degas painting full of life, movement and ‘orgies of colour’

Lilias Wigan takes a closer look at one of the key work's at the Degas exhibition at the National Gallery in London.<p><i>The Red Ballet Skirts by Edgar</i> …

Art

The Woman Who Saved Vincent Van Gogh

<i>More than a century after his death, Vincent Van Gogh continues to enjoy such Brobdingnagian love and fame that it would nearly be an exaggeration to</i> …

Art

First Van Gogh to be sold in France in 20 years to go under the hammer at Artcurial

<b>PARIS</b> <b>(AFP)</b><b>.-</b> The first Van Gogh painting to go under the hammer in France in more than two decades was unveiled Wednesday.<p>"Women Mending Nets in the …

Fine Art

BWW Review: THE HOT LIST! What's Hot This Month on L.A. Stages

What made the Hot List? <b>THE ART COUPLE</b> from Sacred Fools Theatre Company at The Broadwater, <b>SELL/BUY/DATE</b> at Geffen Playhouse, and <b>ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS</b> …

Vincent Van Gogh

Making landfall in picturesque Hiva Oa is a sailor's dream

<b>Making landfall in picturesque Hiva Oa is a sailor's dream. The longest leg of their circumnavigation, 2956.263 nautical miles, Lunatix was the first</b> …

Sailing

Paul Gauguin Cruises’ Overwater ‘Bungalows’ Are Multi-Island

When traveling to the islands of French Polynesia, overwater bungalows are the coveted accommodations of choice, but Paul Gauguin Cruises uniquely …

Artists

France finally celebrates American Impressionist icon who made her life in Paris

The only American member of the Impressionist movement Mary Cassat -- who had a famously stormy friendship with the famous French painter Edgar Degas …

France

The Rockefeller Family Is Selling Off One Member’s Massive Art Collection

It could bring in $450 million or more.<p>David Rockefeller kept a $90 million Picasso nude in his living room, wedged between windows that overlooked …

Fine Art

Where Coco Chanel Spent Her Time in Paris

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p>Coco Chanel may not have been a Paris native (in fact, she hailed from Saumur, France), but her name has forever been connected to …

France

Paul Gauguin Cruises Offers Two-Week Sale on Select 2018 Voyages

<b>WHY IT RATES:</b> <i>For anyone looking to explore the world for less, Paul Gauguin Cruises is offering an enticing two-week sale.—Donald Wood, Breaking News</i> …

Artists

Three to see: London

Year on year, the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize at <b>The Photographers’ Gallery</b> expands the remit of what photography is, what it can do, …

Art

Paul Gauguin Cruises Reveals 2018 Wildlife Discovery Series

Those looking to explore the South Pacific have even more to look forward to on Paul Gauguin Cruises with its newly announced Wildlife Discovery …

Marine Conservation

Hey, everyone in the art history field, it’s OK to say #MeToo

Me too. #MeToo. ME TOO. I dragged my fingers down the trackpad, scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed late one night in mid-October. The phrase, …

Art

Romance Awaits in the Islands of Tahiti

French Polynesia is graced with 118 enchanting islands and atolls and countless motus, each with its own distinct beauty, atmosphere, and myth.<p>One of …

Artists

Lavish reds

The Design Eyewear Group has launched the new Face a Face spring 2018 collection, which is inspired by French artists, Paul Gauguin and Henri Matisse.<p>…

Optometry

Traveling Deeper in French Polynesia

Look at some of the postcard-perfect images of French Polynesia, and you may think you know all that you need to know. White-sand beaches overlook …

Artists

What makes a 'Very Bankable Artist'?

<i>Michael Bird reviews Dark Side 
of the Boom by Georgina Adam</i><p>There’s an old saying that still holds true (with a few added zeroes). You’ll buy a painting for £500 because you like it, but you’ll spend £5,000 on a painting because somebody else likes it.<p>If you’re the Russian “fertiliser king” Dmitry …

Paul Gauguin

Paul Gauguin Cruises Takes Home the Gold

One of the biggest winners at the 2018 Travvy Awards was Paul Gauguin Cruises.<p>The cruise line earned a gold statuette as the Best Cruise Line for the …

Artists