Who Was Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec?
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was a short-statured but legendary figure, a great painter and caricaturist. The height of his artistic career coincided with two important developments: the birth of modern printmaking and a boom of nightlife culture in Paris.
The Beauty of Jardines De La Reina!
The Beauty of Jardines De La Reina! travel, video, underwater, Cuba Off the coast of Cuba, on an archipalego called the Queen's Gardens, you will find a paradise on earth..
Why Tamara de Lempicka Was a Groundbreaking Art Icon
Tamara de Lempicka, 1929, Image Source: Wikimedia Commons The Paris Beginnings De Lempicka made the decision to become a painter in 1919, after the birth of her daughter Maria Krystyna. She began her studies at Académie de la Grande Chaumière with Maurice Denis, and then with André Lhote.
Fernando de Noronha, a Brazilian Archipelago of Serenity!
Both the archipelago and its main island go by the name Fernando de Noronha, which is believed to be a variation of the name of the merchant gifted the island by the Portuguese crown, Fernão de Loronha.
Uncover Château de Versailles' Dirtiest Secrets...
However, the aristocratic inhabitants of Château de Versailles have made history for a far less pleasant reason. This detailed documentary exposes the dirtiest habits of the filthy rich occupants of Louis XIV’s infamous palace.
Palma de Mallorca - Your Next Travel Destination!
Palma de Mallorca is the major city and port on the island of Majorca (Mallorca) and capital city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain.
7 Poses That'll Help You De-Stress
Click on images to enlarge 7 Poses That'll Help You De-Stress tips, advice, health, sports, stress, risk, poses, home exercise Want to reduce your stress levels? Try these 7 great poses and feel the difference within minutes.
Solar Tower For The 2016 Olympic Games - Rio De Janeiro
At the top of the tower, it will be possible to appreciate the scenery around the island where it will be erected and its waterfall will become a benchmark for 2016 and the city of Rio de Janeiro.
How to De-Ice Your Freezer and 11 Other Practical Tips!
One of the things I love about the world today is that a lot of those little pieces of advice for daily living that you previously only heard from your grandmother or from friends who heard it from..
Man Builds Homes for the Homeless Using Discarded Plastic!
Image Source Mendez’s company, Conceptos Plasticos , was founded in 2010, and uses an industrial process called extrusion to create its special plastic bricks. They consist of using multi-layered plastics and rubber to ensure the high-quality and highly-durable construction materials.
The Eerie Beauty of Abandoned European Buildings
To view more of Christophe Van De Walle’s photos, you can visit his Website and Instagram page. 1. A French castle in a state of complete disrepair Image Source: Christophe Van De Walle/ Instagram 2.
Artist Revives Discarded Ceramics into Lovely Sculptures
But artist Bouke De Vries uses these damaged ceramics and creates wonderful art out of them. Born in the Netherlands and living in London at present, Bouke has made a name for himself by creating delicate modern art out of discarded and shattered ceramics.
Hark Back to Old Paris WIth These Beautiful Paintings
The presentation is accompanied by music To start the music click "play" Place de l'Etoile, Arc de Triomphe Rue de la Paix, Place Vendome in the Rain Tuileries Garden Place de la Bastille Rue de Rivoli Quai de Montebello Place de la Concorde Pont Alexandre III Théâtre du Vaudeville Tuileries Garden Place
Paintings Have Never Looked More Real Than This Artist's
When I look at Jason de Graaf's stunning work, there's absolutely nothing that will convince me that they are not photographs. But indeed, this artist's prowess is so refined, that he is able to make anything created with his own hands look as though it's popping out of the canvas.
This Artist Transforms Discarded Trash into Provocative Art
Hailing from Barcelona, Spain, Francisco de Pájaro is not your run of the mill artist. This man, instead, uses his talents to pass a message to everyone.
15 Beautiful Food Preparations That Look Too Good to Eat
Recipe: Rice spiced with chili oil, black truffle, kurkuma, and fresh parsley Image source: De Meal Prepper 2. "Happy Rabbit" Recipe: Greek pasta with homemade tomato sauce, green haricots, chives, and feta cheese. Image source: De Meal Prepper 3.
This is A Must-See Destination for Anyone Visiting Paris
I'm talking about the Chateau De Versailles, lying in the Ile-de-France region, just 15 miles southwest of Paris, making it an absolute must-see for anyone making a trip to City of Love.
The Art World Was Scandalized By This Artist's Smile
In the 1770s she started taking clients and by 1783 she had claimed one of the four seats reserved for women at the prestigious Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture, due to direct intervention from Queen Marie Antoinette, one of Vigée-Le Brun most famous subjects, and King Louis XVI.
This Sublime Artwork Shows the Charm of Rustic Italy
I had never heard of Eugene de Blaas before, but this talented early 20th century Italian artist painted the most beautiful portraits. His colorful works of art have a classical elegance, depicting informal portraits of community and the private lives of women, at work and at leisure.
Take a Romantic Stroll Through the French Gardens of Love...
Château de Villandry is home to perhaps the most spectacular gardens you will ever see. Built on the site of an ancient fortress, the château has become famous for its elaborate gardens.
Visiting the Canary Islands? Fuerteventura is a Must-See!
Sotavento Beach on the southeastern shores, also known as Playa de Sotavento de Jandia, a popular destination for kite surfing (By lostajy, Wikimedia Commons ) 3. The Northern Beach in Costa Calma, the most popular destination of the island (By Klapi, Wikimedia Commons ) 4.
Gorgeous, Real Life Castles!
Castle Howard, Yorkshire Castle Hohenschwangau, Germany Corfe Castle, Dorset Malbork Castle, Poland Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany Château de Chambord, France Osaka Castle, Japan Hohenwerfen Castle, Austria Kilkenny Castle, Ireland Peleș Castle, Romania Schloss Moritzburg, Germany Castillo de Coca, Spain
The Mysterious Stone Creatures Living on Buildings...
Oakland Cemetery – Atlanta, Georgia San Juan de los Reyes Monastery – Toledo, Spain Well, the main reason for gargoyles is actually a lot simpler.
This Heartwarming Story Restored My Faith In Friendship...
He swims 5,000 miles each year to visit 71-year-old Joao Pereira de Souza, a fisherman from an island village just outside Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Mr. Pereira de Souza had rescued Jinjing after he discovered him lying on a local beach drenched in oil and very close to death.