Slashed by Tia Brought a Women-of-Color Renaissance to NYFW
Teni Adeola's womenswear brand is reshaping conventions of royalty and elegance in her own image.
Mind-Bending Optical Illusions Are Inspired by Renaissance Technology
Jonty Hurwitz makes mesmerizing sculptures using techniques pioneered by Leonardo da Vinci and other old masters.
Kitschy Sculptures Update Renaissance Portraiture for Modern Times
Gerard Mas sculpts 15th century marble ladies chewing gum and picking their noses.
Jeff Goldblum Is a Silver-Haired Light in a Dark World
Goldblum finds a way...into my heart.
'Medieval Reactions' Turns Ancient Art into Hilarious Memes
Prithee! Thine best memes on thee internet are these classics-turned-share-bait.
Famous Renaissance Paintings Are Even More Surreal as Modern Photos
Despite its beauty, Renaissance art isn’t exactly perfect in the representational diversity department. Photographer Ventiko is here to help.
These Surreal Ancient Alchemy Manuscripts Are Terrifyingly Cool
Behold, the weird and wonderful world of alchemy.
What Do Painters' Personal Art Collections Say About Their Owners?
Artistic expression means finding the right muse for your art—maybe even a rival’s creation.
Painting Cover-Ups, Exposed! | Conservation Lab
Here’s a brief, multi-century tour of artworks that caused a fuss—and were swiftly buried under fresh layers of paint.
Dr. Martens Visually Samples Renaissance Art Legend For New Boot Designs
Heironymous Bosch's apocalyptic "The Garden of Earthly Delights" was sampled by the clothing company. There's definitely a layer of irony here.
Longreads Or Whatever
Rise Craig David, Your Time is Now
Fifteen years after his first number one, the world is finally ready to accept him on his own terms.
[Exclusive] Inside Scorpion Dagger's Real-Life GIF Book
Renaissance GIFs are now running wild IRL.