Irma Stern was particularly fascinated by the older men in whose faces she saw, “depths of suffering, profound wisdom and full understanding of all the pleasures of life — faces alive with life’s experiences.”
Held in the strategic partnership with Dubai Culture, Art Dubai 2021 will feature 50 leading Contemporary and Modern galleries from 31 countries.
“During lockdown I became sure that I have to start learning abstract professionally and after the lockdown was lifted I joined a professional abstract painting course and with each passing day I am more passionate and in love with what I’m creating.
Tina Reichel is a painter who focuses on colour. Be it a classic panel painting or an innovative sculpture, colour is a primary element in her works.
Two years ago, a Dutch art dealer discovered the hand of Rembrandt in an unknown painting that had not been noticed for four centuries. Before that, a painting was languishing in a New Jersey basement that turned out to be one of his earliest creations.
An artist who is renowned to recreate great paintings with his unique talent of using Rubik's cubes has upped his game by gaining the limelight for one of the most famous paintings in the world, The Mona Lisa.
In a poor neighbourhood north of Lisbon, tourists contemplate a huge mural of a black woman pulling off a white mask.
The exhibition presents more than 60 works spanning sculpture, prints, video, virtual reality, robotics and algorithmic programmes developed by more than 30 international artists.
The Albanian artists delicately paint, gild and bejewel tens of thousands of Venetian masks that revellers around the world have been donning for carnival season.