A butcher's son swept off his feet by a renaissance master.
Inventor of Curb Appeal, Master of the Facade
A global titan of neoclassical sculpture
Prophet of the violent, industrial future
Heads will roll
A case of mistaken identity
The spiritual inventor of the postcard
How a murderer invented Baroque painting
An argument for consistency
The detailed worlds of the forgotten High Gothic
Master of Flat
A celibate perfectionist revives classical sculpture
The mysterious death of a young art teacher
A woman in Italy invents the still life
A poet creates a church of speed and violence
Spiritual rock star kickstarts the Italian Renaissance
Moving objects multiply themselves
Copying Leonardo da Vinci for fun and profit.
Making marble move
A future of dancers instead of machines
Enchanted space in the city of Nietzsche
What if you only painted bottles for your whole life?
The first art historian
Rich color and mood like smooth syrup
The human form, rediscovered during the Dark Ages
Travel, socialize, paint lemons and beans
Making a living from etchings
Spirit and fire, a quick and resolute style
Why take art so seriously?
Portrait painter extraordinaire
Matriarch of the family business
Did you know he was a vegetarian?
Gothic tradition is good enough for me
Machines that scream: inventing Futurist music
Time to flex
A mathematician gets fierce with perspective
Star boy parties himself to death
Pastel portraits keep you looking young and fresh
A fulcrum between old and new
Intimate portraitist and confidant to the queen
"The Sun amidst small stars"
Why can’t I stop painting my mother?
A rich boy makes friends and paints for fun