Tag Archives: Painters

The Collectable Paintings of Tomasz Rut

  Tomasz Rut is regarded as one of the leading contemporary figurative painters alive and was named in 1999 by the Robb Report as one of five most collectible living artists (along with Chihuly, Clemente and others.)  More recently, in October 2011 specifically, two of his paintings were blessed by His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI before finding a permanent home […]

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Beautiful Wine Labels Created by Famous Artists

In Langhe region of northwestern Italy, a fourth generation small-producer is yielding some of the world’s most distinct, elevated single-vineyard Barberas and Barolos available. And how better to put the stamp on a beautiful bottle than with a beautiful label? In 1970, the Vietti family began their ongoing collection of artist labels featuring original creations […]

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Art by Keith Haring

The Most Expensive Street Art | From Basquiat to Banksy

Street art has officially entered the world of fine art, regardless of your opinion on the matter. When once it may have been thought of as mere graffiti, street art has found a place within art galleries, museums, and on the walls of art collectors and aficionados. From the ever-elusive Banksy to the iconic work of […]

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Paintings of Mary Cassat

The Art of Mary Cassatt – One History’s Greatest Female Artist’s Was Also An American

“I used to go and flatten my nose against that window and absorb all I could of his art,” Mary said to a friend in a letter. “It changed my life. I saw art then as I wanted to see it.” She was speaking of her great friend and mentor, Edgar Degas. Mary Cassatt, an […]

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Picasso's rare painting on film

Movies About Art, Artists and Painters

(Last updated July 13, 2014) | Related Post: Great Movies about Travel and Adventure. How can the story of the artist’s process be adequately captured on camera? To depict the hours/days/weeks (and in some cases years) that it takes to complete a work of art requires looking into the depths of the soul of a painter – […]

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