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“Art, used collectively for painting, sculpture, architecture and music, is the mediatress between and reconciler of nature and man. It is, therefore, the power of humanizing nature, of infusing the thoughts and passions of man into everything which is the object of his contemplation..”
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

It begins with this philosophic sentence, our blog.
It will result in an accurate study of beauty throughout history: the beauty which fascinated every kind of artist and art creators, up until today.

Through a piece of art, no matter if a painting or a sculpture, we can try to get in touch with the thought of an artist or, at least, with his/her aesthetic vision of an era.

Woman, the representation in the art world

Woman, the representation in the art world

Woman, the representation in the art world “Do women have to be naked to get into the Metropolitan Museum?' This was the cry of war in the 80’s of the Guerrilla Girls on the New York buses and in front of the most famous museums in the world, questioning the role of...

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Horses

Horses

Horses The representation of the horse in the artistic world is one among the most common artistic typologies, starting from the Graeco-Roman times to date. The variety in the equestrian iconography is mainly due to the power granted to the male component in the...

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Michelangelo

Michelangelo

Michelangelo’s marble “Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it” – Michelangelo  Ogni blocco di pietra ha una statua dentro di sé ed è compito dello scultore scoprirla” – Michelangelo. Michelangelo’s cave still...

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Beauty and the Aesthetics Form

Beauty and the Aesthetics Form

Beauty and ancient, medieval and rinascimental Aesthetics Form The aesthetic beauty, driving force behind poets and sculptures, far from the tastes and needs of an era, is a fleeting and transient concept. Artists made it subject of studies and...

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