1. The Creation of Adam Meaning

    The Creation of Adam painting is Michelangelo's most magnificent work on the Sistine Chapel's ceiling, out of all the paintings. The major art revi...
  2. Caravaggio’s Medusa: The Meaning Behind an Italian Masterpiece

    Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio’s masterpiece Medusa. The face twisting in pain, the snakes writhing, the eyes that pierce out into the viewer—it is unforgettable.
  3. Robert Delaunay: Orphism and the Birth of Abstract Art

    Abstract art is everywhere—from hotel rooms to conference centers to your aunt’s house. Because it’s become so common, we easily forget how revolutionary it once was, and we often overlook the masters who helped develop it.