Vienna’s Albertina museum is showing an alternative side of Egon Schiele. The exhibition reveals the painter’s fascination with St. Francis and shows how his portrayals of nudity were a stance against western decadence.
Gabriele Münter was expressive and eager to experiment — and she decisively influenced modern art in the 20th century. With "Painting to the Point," Cologne's Museum Ludwig has dedicated a major exhibition to the artist.
100 years ago in Vienna, the artists Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele and architect Otto Wagner all died within a few months of each other. Their works shaped Jugendstil, Viennese art nouveau. They remain unforgotten.
The elusive artist Paul Klee aimed to expand the boundaries of the rational in his art. The new show in Munich explores how the Bauhaus master addressed being an artist in a technologically advancing world.
It's not the first time that Vincent van Gogh is the "star" of a feature film. As Julian Schnabel releases "At Eternity's Gate," a new film on the Dutch artist, here are 10 films about radical painters.
Beaten, locked up, murdered: These five writers have paid a high price for expressing themselves freely. On the Day of the Imprisoned Writer, we take a look at their stories.
#MeToo came to Germany one year ago, women’s suffrage 100 years ago. We ask how feminine the German pop music is and why the share of women in the charts is falling. PopXport features strong musicians. This time: Namika.
Who tops British magazine ArtReview's annual ranking of the most influential players in the art world? This year, it's an art dealer, followed by a painter and, for the first time, a movement.
Now performing in Berlin, the South Korean Bangtan Boys, or BTS, with Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook, not only top worldwide album charts, but also social media trends. What's behind the K-Pop craze?
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