This is a new series by Artist/historian James Payne demystifying great works of art. We will be adding to this page as the content is produced.
Celebrating his 150th birthday, the world pays homage to the artist who died before his time from a cerebral hemorrhage in 1918. His life’s work is currently being commemorated around the world. Google recenty acknowledged his contributions to the arts by creating a very special Google Doodle and the Vienna Tourist board has commissioned nine […]
Rodin’s The Kiss comes to Margate From 4 October 2011 – to 2 September 2012 Auguste Rodin’s The Kiss, 1901-04 a life-size marble sculpture will be installed in the new Sunley Gallery. The sculpture is on loan from the Tate collection and is one of the most iconic images of charged sexuality. The Kiss was […]