Tag Archive | France

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 […]

230 WORKS by PAUL KLEE at the CENTRE POMPIDOU, and HERE

April 13, 2016 – New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday, by Jack Dziamba    “A new exhibition exploring the themes of irony and satire in Paul Klee’s work recently opened at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, in what is the first major retrospective of the German-Swiss artist work in France in over four decades.” (Source: […]

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 […]

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: THE VERSAILLES / GOOGLE PARTNERSHIP

GOOGLE ART CONTINUES TO ASTOUND In a unique partnership with Chateau Versailles, GoogleArt and Google Cultural Institute have produced one of the highest examples yet of Fine Art in the New Media. Just take a look at this:

EBOOKS: WW I – “LEADERS OF NATIONS”

New Post goes up every Wednesday at 8:30PM EST WILL THIS EVER MAKE IT INTO THE HISTORY BOOKS? PART 2 WHOSE IN CHARGE HERE? One of the ongoing debates in history is whether “History” is made by the man (or woman) in charge: Caesar, Alexander, Charlemagne, William of Orange, Napoleon, Catherine the Great, Queen Victoria, […]

RAISING THE BAR- INNOVATIVE APPS THAT ARE ADVANCING STANDARDS

New Post goes up every Wednesday at 8:30PM EST The New Media Matrix is an integral part of this blog, frequently updated with the newest, most ground-breaking apps and innovations. Of the apps that have been released recently, 3 of them in the field of fine arts & museums, publishing, and photography are exceptional. These […]