(1853 – 1890) was an astoundingly prolific post-Impressionist who produced all of his work in 10 years, but only sold one painting in his life. While institutionalized, Van Gogh created “Starry Night,” his most famous painting, completely from memory. It now hangs in the permanent collection in New York’s Museum of Modern Art.
Van Gogh's true colours were originally even brighter
Ever heard the phrase makeup is an art form? US‐based makeup artist, Lexie Lazear, has taken things a step further, transforming herself into famous works of art whilst documenting the whole thing on social media. Lexie has been using makeup to recreate paintings by the likes of Van Gogh, Picasso and Gustav Klimt on her face using just her beauty bag. The finished result is fascinating.
Van Gogh’s Bedroom now is for rent on Airbnb for 10USD/day. It is created by Art Institute of Chicago, which wants to celebrate Van Gogh’s famous painting of his bedroom in Arles, France. The description on Airbnb for this room … Continued
Vincent Van Gogh and the Eiffel Tower were only on this Earth together for one year, 1889 - it's inaugural year - yet artist Aja Kusick thought it would be fun to visualize what the famous artist would've done with such a structure. The project sent her imagination soaring, and these gorgeous works of pop-art are the result:
The Singing Butler, by Jack Vettriano, Scottish painter. One of the most famous paintings by Fife artist Jack Vettriano has gone on public display for the first time in two decades. The Singing Butler can be viewed at Aberdeen Art Gallery. It is part of an exhibition entitled "From Van Gogh to Vettriano - Hidden Gems from Private Collections".