Tag Archive | Chauvet Cave

Is this our Chauvet Cave, is this our Lascaux? The Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes 375,000 Images of Fine Art Available Under a Creative Commons License

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes 375,000 Images of Fine Art Available Under a Creative Commons License* On February 7, 2017, The Met announced, “As of today, all images of public-domain works in The Met collection are available under Creative Commons Zero (CC0). So whether you’re an artist or a designer, an educator or a […]

France’s Prehistoric Chauvet Cave Opens

  The replica of the Chauvet cave at Pont d’Arc is to open its doors. Photo: AFP New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday France’s prehistoric Chauvet cave opens We have written about the spectacular Chauvet Cave in a prior post titled, “DID ABSTRACT ART EXIST 35,000 YEARS AGO? – THE CHAUVET CAVE.” Since its discovery in […]

“THE HAND OF THE DANCER” * – Cave Paintings in Indonesia Change Ideas about the Origin and Age of Oldest Art

New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday at 8:30pm ET * “THE HAND OF THE DANCER” title supplied by Jack Dziamba, author – whitherthebook. Telegraph Video Cave paintings change ideas about the origin of art By Pallab Ghosh Science correspondent, BBC News The artworks are in a rural area on the Indonesian Island of Sulawesi. Until […]

DID ABSTRACT ART EXIST 35,000 YEARS AGO? – THE CHAUVET CAVE

                                 A painting located near the entrance to the Chauvet Cave composed of a cluster of large dots, which may represent a mammoth. Because of the Holiday in the US, this post will stay up until July 9, 2014. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday at 8:30pm ET. THE CHAUVET CAVE The Bradshaw Foundation […]

E-MUSEUMS: ANDRE MALRAUX’S “MUSEUM WITHOUT WALLS.”

New Post Every Wednesday 8:30 pm ET. ANDRE MALRAUX André Malraux (3 November 1901 – 23 November 1976), was a man for all seasons: novelist, art theorist Resistance leader, War hero, and Minister for Cultural Affairs. Malraux’s novel La Condition Humaine (Man’s Fate) (1933) won the Prix Goncourt. He was appointed by President Charles de […]