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The Coronation of the Virgin with Angels and Four Saints

The great thing about art is that you can see a million paintings based on biblical scenes, and then find one that is still

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The Jeweled Isle

While we focus on Bali and Bangkok, Asia is full of fascinating cultures, art, and travel opportunities. This exhibition at the Los Angeles County

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Scandal and Disaster at Imhotin

The great art museum is like Brazil itself – beautiful, vast, mired in scandal and tragedy. The vision of an eccentric entrepreneur, Bernardo de

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The Beautiful World of Islamic Art

What do you think of when you hear the word “Islam”? Terrorism? ISIS? How about a history of truly beautiful art.

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Architecture that’s Art – and Different

There is so much sameness in the world; cars look the same, clothes look the same, buildings look the same. So to find an

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Hidden Gem in Phoenix

Phoenix is not a city loaded with cultural offerings, but in any major city you visit there is usually a museum worth a visit,

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Adoration of the Magi

There are many versions of the Adoration of the Magi, but the one here by Raffaello Botticini is one of the most amazing; how

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Paris Street: Rainy Day

Why is this picture so attractive? Because the people are well dressed? Because it’s Paris? Because you can see the wet on the cobblestones?

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Organic Zen

This is a fascinating house. Located in the Arizona desert, its design is heavily Asian influenced. Clean lines and an open feel, this house

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Three Worlds

A famous piece may, like the Mona Lisa, be vastly overrated due to the accidents of history and fame. Or famous art may, like the Sistine Chapel, h...

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