Art Appreciation 101 · Art History

What Is an Art Historian?

When I tell people that I'm an art historian, I'm often met with general confusion and awkwardness. So, what is an art historian?

Art Appreciation 101 · Art Guides · Art History

A Guide to Post-Impressionist Painting

The Style Is Best Known For Fruit by Paul Cezanne Sunflowers by Vincent van Gogh Island life by Paul Gauguin Who, When, and What? The Post-Impressionist movement started in Paris around 1880. Almost all the key players were French or lived in France, though the ideas spread throughout Europe and eventually into North America. Post-Impressionism can be seen in painting… Continue reading A Guide to Post-Impressionist Painting