Paul Cézanne (1839 – 1906) was a French post-impressionist painter who took inspiration from the impressionists, but led the way for future art movements, such as cubism. In fact, both Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso are known for their quote, “Cézanne is the father of us all.” He entered art school at the age of [...]
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Although the Fourth of July is filled with barbecues, festivals, picnics and fireworks, it’s also a day to show off your pride in the United States. Celebrate your freedom this Independence Day with patriotic art prints from Stephanie Marrott on BandagedEar.com.
Jasper Johns, an American Artist, was born on May 15, 1930. Johns began drawing at three years of age and has since become a very successful artist by following his passion. He was born in Georgia and spent many of his formative years in South Carolina. In 1949, he moved to New York and presently [...]
Art is a beautiful way to express your innermost thoughts, feelings and ideas. Everybody has a unique way of appreciating art, which is why BandagedEar.com has developed a FREE online quiz to help you discover your artistic personality. Are you an Imaginative Trendsetter, a Caring Nature Lover or the Life of the Party? There are [...]
February 26 marks an important day in history for environmental conservationists. The United States established two national parks on this day—Grand Canyon National Park in 1919 and Grand Teton National Park in 1929. The Grand Canyon is 15 miles across at its widest point and was formed over millions of years by the Colorado River. [...]
Venus is the Roman equivalent of Aphrodite, who is the Greek goddess of love and beauty. One of the stories of her birth stems from Theogony, a poem written by Hesiod describing the origins and genealogies of Greek gods. As the story goes, Cronus severed the genitals of Uranus, who was his father, and [...]