Posts tagged renaissance art
#PaintingOfTheWeekNo18

“Dressed in golden armour richly adorned with jewels, the archangel descends from the heavens like a medieval superman with his voluminous red-lined cape floating down behind him.  Having cast the angel Lucifer out of heaven, he pins him to the earth with his sword raised menacingly overhead.”

This week’s #PaintingOfTheWeek focuses on ‘Saint Michael Triumphs over the Devil’ by Bartolome Bermejo.

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#PaintingOfTheWeekNo17

“I’ll admit that some paintings are just easier to stare at than others.  You have to be in the right frame of mind to lose yourself in a Rothko or a Mondrian but with Pieter Brueghel the Younger that quite simply is never an issue.”

This week’s #PaintingOfTheWeek focuses on, some would say, the most significant Netherlandish Renaissance artist!

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#InConversationWith Art UK

Art UK is a cultural education charity. They enable global audiences to learn about the UK’s national art collection. Their website is the showcase for art in every UK public collection and is a collaboration between over 3,200 British institutions! We caught up with Digital Marketing Manager Louise Pavoni in this week’s #InConversationWith

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