ART PORN I

A selection of classic paintings that inspire me to do better everyday.

Depth, Symmetry, and the ‘S’ Curve

Classic Paintings that inspire me to do better everybody:

rembrandt_philosopher_meditation

Philosopher in Meditation (1632); by Rembrandt van Rijn

Raphael_School_of_Athens

The School of Athens (1509); by Raphael Sanzio

the_pride_of_dijon

The Pride of Dijon (1879); by William John Hennessy

The Cafe Terrace on the Place du Forum, Arles, at Night (1888); by Vincent van Gogh

The Cafe Terrace on the Place du Forum, Arles, at Night (1888); by Vincent van Gogh

Nighthawks (1942); by Edward Hopper

Nighthawks (1942); by Edward Hopper

Master Bedroom (1965); by Andrew Wyeth

Master Bedroom (1965); by Andrew Wyeth


Do you agree? Which one is your favourite? Which artists and art pieces inspire you?

Rose Lagacé | @artdepartmental

Posted by Rose Lagacé

Rose Lagacé is a production designer for film & television by day and an emerging filmmaker by night. Rose is also the creator and editor of Art Departmental where she celebrates the art and craft of production design.

  1. Edward Hopper is one of my favourites and I love the colours in that Van Gogh!

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  2. I’m a painter and I love paintings, these are very good but I like a lot of other painter: francis bacon, bronzino, caravaggio, guido reni, lorenzo lotto, monet, manet, gainsborougth, rubens, frans haals, emil nolde and other and other.
    bye bye, I am a teacher of stage design in italy, I like your web!

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  3. Francisco De Negri September 25, 2012 at 12:00 PM

    Didn’t know about Andrew Wyeth! Love the textures, thanks for sharing, love your blog.
    Francisco.

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