When Art and Film Become One: 9 Movies Inspired by Art

Art and film are inextricably linked, both employing masterful techniques to create an incredible aesthetic, tell fascinating stories and evoke powerful emotions. It therefore comes as no surprise that film directors choose to pay homage to the world’s greatest art masterpieces. Whether it be through a character, location or even a near-identical cinematic recreation, the references directors make to an artwork can be subtle or … Continue reading When Art and Film Become One: 9 Movies Inspired by Art

5 Transgender Artists Taking The Art World By Storm

Long excluded by society and by extension the art world, the LGBT community and more specifically transgender artists are gradually gaining wider visibility. Art is a great way to bring visibility to the LGBT community, whose culture is rich and extensive. Discover with Artsper five transgender artists who disrupt the conventions of LGBT art and through their art learn more about their trials, tribulations and … Continue reading 5 Transgender Artists Taking The Art World By Storm

When the Nude Creates a Scandal in Art

An endless source of inspiration in western art, the nude has always been a way of representing beauty ideals. However, they are sometimes perceived by the public as too erotic. The nude has consequently created much scandal in the art world many times. Here are some of the artworks throughout art history that have caused violent outrage! “Olympia” by Edouard Manet After being rejected at … Continue reading When the Nude Creates a Scandal in Art