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I tre Grandi

Ingeniously wrong I just have to say something about Leonardo da Vinci’s Last Supper, which we watched last time. You may have noticed that it was in pretty bad shape on the picture used. This sad condition is at the same time the restored one. Perhaps you are a little comforted that the picture began […]

What is art actually?

We’d rather leave the answer to the art theorists, because it’s inexhaustible, and we’d rather get down to business soon. The Duden says that art is a “creative creation out of the most diverse materials or with the means of language, sounds in confrontation with nature and the world”. That is short and beautifully formulated […]

Things that make art great

Art makes you SATISFIED There are enough artist biographies with which one (and woman) doesn’t want to exchange: van Gogh went mad, Caravaggio was pursued half his life as a criminal, Rembrandt died impoverished. Women had no cuts in art for a long time anyway and often had to fight hard (but unsuccessfully) for recognition […]

Working in a museum is nice – Exhausting, but beautiful

Working on a museum is nice. Exhausting, but beautiful. You work in a team on the realization of an exhibition, each one is an important part of a larger process, in which ideally all tasks interlock fluently. On the home straight to the opening, all forces are once again bundled. You then experience the vernissage […]