Albrecht Dürer - Self-Portrait, 1498 (Detail) - Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid

Albrecht Durer / Albrecht Dürer

Artwork(s) In Focus, Art History   |   Balasz Takac

Albrecht Dürer’s Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse woodcut print speaks volumes of its own time, and the times we live in right now.

Andrea Mantegna, Battle of the Sea Gods (left side), c. 1485–88
Exhibition Announcements   |   Elena Martinique

The National Gallery of Canada is bringing together diverse works created between 300 and 500 years ago that bring beautiful monsters to life.

Wall Street Money Never Sleeps - Francisco Goya
Top Lists   |   Balasz Takac

With this list, we wish to pay special attention to the presence of exceptional artworks by world's best known artists in famous motion pictures.

Albrecht Durer - Bacchanal with Silenus
Exhibition Announcements   |   Balasz Takac

Albertina Museum in Vienna is currently hosting an outstanding retrospective of Albrecht Dürer, consisting of works from the museum's collection and major loans.

Edwin Landseer – The Monarch of the Glen, 1851, detail
Artwork(s) In Focus, Top Lists, Art History   |   Maria R

When did the first animal paintings occur? Art history is full of paintings of animals everyone needs to know, from ancient representations to the modern images of the wild.

Auguste Rodin signature, via wikimediaorg
Art Market, Art History   |   Andrey V.

Often taken for granted and as a mere formality, artist signatures are actually an essential component of both art history and the way our market functions.

Peter Bruegel the Elder - The Fall of the Rebellious Angels
Art History   |   Elena Martinique

Drawn from mythology and folklore, imaginary creatures, from part-human hybrids to entirely fantastic beasts, have always captured the attention of artists.

Roy Lichtenstein - Crying Girl - Image via georgetownframeshoppecom
The World of Editions   |   Andrey V.

Taking a closer look at the technically most versatile medium there is, we investigate the nine most popular printmaking techniques in art history