The Artist’s Garden at Giverny – Claude Monet

The Artist's Garden at Giverny

Claude Monet painted The Artist’s Garden at Giverny in 1900 and is one of is finest expressions of color of any of his landscape paintings. Monet moved to the house in Giverny in 1893 at the time the property was rented and looked substantially more farm like or rural than the manicured gardens they would … Read more

10 Most Famous Renaissance Paintings

The most famous Renaissance paintings span a period of some 300 years and marked a period of revolution in art that has not been equaled to this day. The Renaissance spans over three centuries from the 14th to the 17th century AD and marked a boom in classical based artworks that have stood the test … Read more

10 Most Famous Surrealist Paintings

Famous Surrealist Paintings

One of the most bizarre and intriguing artistic styles began to take shape in the early 1920’s as the world saw a rapid increase in the overall speed of everyday life. Surrealism began as an exploration into the unknown for many artists who wanted to delve into the deeper imagery and meanings of dreams and … Read more

10 Most Famous Abstract Paintings and Artworks

Famous Abstract Paintings

Contained in this list of the most famous Abstract Paintings are some of the most influential pieces that the abstract art movement ever produced. For many, abstract art can be daunting as often to the untrained eye the artists meaning and intent can be difficult to grasp. This is largely due to the lack of … Read more

The 10 Most Famous Monet Paintings

Famous Monet Paintings

Claude Monet was born in 1840 in Paris France, some of the most famous Monet Paintings are centered around the use of light in the open country side or en plein air. Monet’s Paintings would go on to exemplify the impressionist movement of which he is considered a founding member. He was relatively successful as … Read more

Most Famous Paintings in the World – [Top 20 of All Time]

Famous Paintings

The most famous paintings in the world are the result of both raw natural talent and genius but each work also contains an interesting back story. Each piece of artwork on this list are some of the finest ever produced and all are shining examples of their particular genre of art. Throughout history, the debate … Read more