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Artist Alexey Kondakov Imagines Figures from Historical Paintings as Part of Contemporary Life (Colossal)

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http://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-modern/exhibition/henri-matisse-cut-outs Great exhibition - an explosion of colour

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Great art parodies: 25 iconic paintings recreated by funny and clever contemporary artists

Great art parodies: 25 iconic paintings recreated by funny and clever contemporary artists - Blog of Francesco Mugnai

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'Tips to Understand Modern Art Movements...!' (via Tipsographic)

Tips to Understand Modern Art Movements

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Is this the most romantic painting of all? Oil depiction of Romeo and Juliet voted best in Britain

It has been said that romance is dead in the modern age – but our hearts are still hankering for it, it seems. This painting of a stolen kiss between the most famous star-crossed lovers of them all has been voted the most romantic artwork in Britain. Experts say that Romeo and Juliet, painted in oil by Frank Bernard Dicksee in 1884, remains popular because we all still crave ‘passion and faithfulness’. It shows the Shakespearean couple sharing a kiss after their wedding night, not…

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