Today, Francisco Goya is widely considered to be one of art history’s most influential figures. Associated with Romanticism, a movement born in the late 18th century, Goya is simultaneously celebrated as one of the last Old Masters and as a forefather of modern art. While these roles may seem incongruent, a look at his most well-known works of art can help make the connection. Here, we present and explore six of Goya’s most famous paintings.
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Looking for an easy way to enhance your style? You don’t have to buy a whole new wardrobe; just accessorize with fashion scarves! Available in a variety of colors, materials, and designs, scarves can coordinate an outfit or add an accent to make your entire ensemble pop. We’ve selected some of our favorite scarves for women. Many of them feature illustrative designs of flowers—the most popular motif—as well as creatures like moths, snakes, and birds.
A round face cat named Zuu is like a cotton ball come to life, so it’s only natural that he...
Monitoring your health may get a lot easier thanks to technology being developed by a team of researchers in Germany.
At 102 years old, Whang-Od Oggay (who also goes by Whang-od or Maria Oggay) is helping to keep an ancient tradition alive in the Kalinga province of the Philippines. She’s the country’s oldest mambabatok, a traditional Kalinga tattooist. Each morning at dawn, Whang-Od wakes to craft a mixture of ink from pine soot and water in preparation to apply hand-tapped tattoos on the bodies of people from around the world.
If you’re a fan of Japanese sake and outer space, chances are you’ll love these galaxy-inspired sake cups.
Most cat owners are probably familiar with the daily struggle of removing pet hair from clothes and furniture.
If you’re on the hunt for an easy way to turn an ordinary outfit into an artistic ensemble, look no further than Niaski‘s purr-fect pins. Pairing two of her passions—art history and her own beloved pets—the British designer has created Artist Cats, a line of enamel accessories that whimsically explore “the life and times of artistic felines.” In this collection of artist cat pins, you’ll find a cast of quirky characters.
The contact lens of the future may be on the horizon thanks to new research published by scientists from the...
The city of Austin, Texas, has a slogan that’s hard to forget.