For those who love azulejos (Portuguese tiles), Museu Nacional do Azulejo (National Tile Museum) is a must visit.
One of Lisbon’s hotspots is LX Factory. Tucked under the Ponte 25 Abril (25 April bridge), it is a creative hub filled with cafes, restaurants, startups, galleries, concept stores, music halls and many more.
Gw mau cerita pengalaman gw dengan 2 penggemarnya Benedict Cumberbatch di Twitter. Jadi tanggal 20 Juni lalu gw ngetwit sedikit tentang pertemanan Vincent van Gogh dan Paul Gauguin. Ini awal utasnya, sekalian gw pasang foto lukisan portretnya Van Gogh.
Dutch and Flemish masters are famous among others of their stil lifes. Some of them painted food stil lifes. I selected a handful of them to share here.
Here is my selection of food porn in the Golden Age.
Ciutat de les Arts i les Ciències (Valenciano) or Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias (Spanish) is a landmark of Valencia. Valencian born architect Santiago Calatrava designed this enormous complex. This is one of the main reasons I visited Valencia last summer.
This Polish production took 4 years to make. 125 artists painted 65.000 oil paintings based on some of Van Gogh’s works. Those 65.000 oil paintings on canvas are frames that tell the story. One second in the movie consists of 12 paintings. What viewers see on-screen is a feast for the eye. The result is so stunning.
Leonardo da Vinci broke the record of the most expensive painting in the world. His painting, Salvator Mundi (savior of the world) is a portrait of Christ, painted in 1500, oil on panel. This painting is also called Male Monalisa. Some art historians doubt that this is really Da Vinci’s work, they think that this …