The new Dr Great Art Podcast! Episode 23: Genius in Art! The concept of „genius“ in art has rightly been criticized for its sexism, exaggeration and more. However, it is possible to retain its useful aspects by redefining it as the level of achieved pervasiveness of an artist’s metaphor(m).
The newest Dr Great Art podcast. Episode 21: Giotto and Halley’s Comet
Giotto, the painter who made the crucial change from the Medieval style thus beginning the Renaissance in art, painted a picture of the Star of Bethlehem which is an image of Halley’s comet!