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Naked Ladies Run Amok in Microsoft Paint Oil Paintings

Serbian artist Maja Djordjevic draws digital portraits, then painstakingly turns them into oil paintings.
Cailey Rizzo
3.26.17
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Painter Felice House Reimagines Classic Cowboys as Women

Felice House imagines if the West was won by women.
Cailey Rizzo
2.19.17
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In This Show, the Paintings Are on the Palettes

A group show brings together the first and final stages of painting on one common surface.
Diana Shi
10.22.16
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Melty Oil Paintings Capture the Dramatic Beauty of New York City

An Italian artist uses his classical training to bring heart and warmth to stone-faced cement cities.
Diana Shi
9.10.16
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Quayola Talks ‘Iconographies,’ His New Show of Algorithmic Engravings and Prints

For his new show ‘Iconographies’, Quayola explores Renaissance iconography, engravings, algorithms and computer text as art.
DJ Pangburn
1.5.16
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Classical Paintings Soundtracked by Jamie xx and Other Musicians

'Soundscapes' at the National Gallery thinks paintings should be heard as well as seen.
Kevin Holmes
7.9.15
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London Gallery Reveals Counterfeit in "Spot the Fake Painting" Competition

Did you know? You didn't know. Did you?
Emerson Rosenthal
4.28.15
Art

If Megan Fox Was the 'Girl with a Pearl Earring'

Graphic artist Bénédicte Lacroix gives us further proof that celebrities are art.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.21.15
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Here's Tom Brady as a Literal Greek God

Professional face swappers take on Super Bowl greats in this Greek mythology mashup.
Beckett Mufson
2.2.15
Art

A Tumblr Sees Museums Through the Eyes of Art

'What They See' is a Tumblr that offers a new point-of-view on iconic works of art—literally.
Emerson Rosenthal
1.15.15
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'Rijks Emotions' Finds Your Face in a Classical Painting

Find your döppelganger in a classical painting in the Austrian Rijksmuseum's art collection.
Joost Mollen
11.26.14
Art

Watercolor Pixel Art Portraits Remix Pop Culture & Classic Paintings

Adam Lister's pixel art remixes of Batman, Superman, and "The Son of Man" will be on display at his solo-show at The Shooting Gallery in San Francisco from Oct. 11 to Nov. 1.
Beckett Mufson
10.11.14
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