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Francis Bacon, Titian, and Influence on the ‘Screaming Popes’

November 15, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up  Weekly Every Wednesday. Fine Art in the New Media One of the tremendous benefits of fine art in the new media is the ability to see works of art close up, closer than you can see them in real life, and look at them for […]

See this 17th Century Portrait Restored to its Original Brilliant Colors on Twitter!

November 8, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday Varnish and Old Paintings Oil paintings are usually coated with varnish to provide a protective coating, but as the varnish inevitably ages, the it turns yellow and obscures the brilliant colors of the orignal, often making the painting look dark and muddy. Fine […]

The Women of the Blues

November 1, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Everybody Gets The Blues “Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century. The genre developed from roots in African musical traditions, African-American work songs, […]

Clyfford Still – Hidden No More: New Discovery Tools Now Online

October 25, 2017, by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday Clyfford Still, PH-1105, 1950. Oil on canvas, 104 3/8 x 111 1/8 inches (264.5 x 297.5 cm). Clyfford Still Museum, Denver, CO. Fine Art in the New Media – Hidden No More: New Discovery Tools Now Online Clyfford Still Museum The Clyfford Still […]

Now, You Can Virtually Page Through Leonardo da Vinci’s Notebooks

October 11, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday.   Digital and other New Media tools have made a great amount of books available. Many are free. It is interesting to note who the developers are.  The British Library has scanned  centuries old books including the Codex Arundel, the Notebooks of Leonardo […]

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Giacometti and You – In His Studio

October 4, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday. Giacometti’s Studio “The British Arts Council’s short film above affords an intimate glimpse into Alberto Giacometti’s studio in Montparnasse circa 1965, the year when he was the subject of major retrospectives at both the Tate Gallery and the Museum of Modern Art in […]