Мария Санти 20/02/2015 12/11/2014 automatic translate
20/02/2015 Sometimes it seems to me that more than anything, geniuses love to deceive your expectations. We name the masters who would face a prison in the modern world.
13/02/2015 In past centuries, many kept women declared themselves secret children of rulers. If successful, this added to them an aura of attractive proximity to power and, as a result, gave credit from merchants. I was a year ago on the musical "Count Orlov".
07/02/2015 "... the fire was so strong that, I confess, I nodded every minute and bowed my head from whistling bullets, grenades, and time and bombs flying from Turkish batteries over the mountain."
03/02/2015 Zvyagintsev’s film has not yet been released, and I have not watched it. But the discussion on the net directly charged. It is surprising that some people who use the concepts of “spirituality”, “Truth” and “artist” do not know art history at all.
29/01/2015 It is unlikely that the Italian Renaissance artist Fra Filippo Lippi knew that in the books on aesthetics they would tell how he raised the social status of the artist by jumping out of the window.
23/01/2015 Myths are tenacious. Artists are presented to the viewer as hermits, then prophets, then asexual angels. We list those geniuses to whom you would not turn your back.
16/01/2015 We love to watch how Angelina Jolie in tight leather pants sticks a stylet in the side of a tall man, and he writhes from his sensations.
11/01/2015 “Ah, Cesare Borgia is such a darling.” What?! A man with syphilis scars on his face who has not loved a single woman in his entire life? Oh yes. You watched the series.
02/01/2015 Lorenzo the Magnificent went down in history as a philanthropist. It even happens to read “oh, what a pity that now there are no people like the Medici”, “I wish we could live in these times”.
Maria Santi: Venus between false gods. Illustration for the story of O. Beardsley "History of Venus and Tannhäuser" 1898
25/12/2014 The legend of the knight Tannhäuser was illustrated by many creators. The oddities of the plot only inflamed their imagination. For those who have forgotten.
19/12/2014 Diana de Poitiers ruled France under King Henry II. So contemporaries spoke of her:
15/12/2014 If Cellini agreed with his parents, he would become a musician living from paycheck to paycheck. But we know him as a jeweler who owned a castle in France and even gave King Francis I fortifications. The artist scandalized, lied, killed.
10/12/2014 Titian was called "the king of artists, the artist of kings." This characteristic is so attractive that so different painters such as Rubens and Glazunov tibbed it. What turned out to be the main thing in the emergence of success of this scale?
25/11/2014 At first, Jacques-Louis David became famous, and then rich, thanks to a profitable marriage. For the painting “Lictors bring Brutus the bodies of his sons”, the painter ordered furniture to master Jacob. The master enriched himself by reproducing these models.
17/11/2014 Maria, you have your own vision and approach to the promotion of fine art. In many television and radio programs and in your publications, you force people to look at the work of the greats on the other hand.
12/11/2014 "Mona Lisa" in the Louvre is full of tourists. And the "Holy Family" of the same author, they ignore. "John the Baptist" is more erotic, the "Holy Family" is more mysterious.