Interview with conceptual artist Carmelo Buffoli - Restraint and reduction
by Alice Broeksma
For Carmelo Buffoli , Swiss-Italian conceptual artist, grasping the essence of existence is his core subject. It is a constant search, using various techniques -images, illustrations, installations, video- to express his discoveries. Meticulous diary keeping is an important part of this process....Read more
Editor's pick: black and white fine art photography
by Femke van Leeuwen
This times editor's pick focuses on black and white fine art photography. By using only black, white and shades of gray, contrasts, shapes and compositions become more prominent than on colour photos. Take a look at our selection of ten works by Online Gallery's photographers. Unknown Mountain...Read more
Interview Cornell van Loon - ‘I fancied my own ‘Van Gogh’ on the wall’
by Alice Broeksma
The Dutch painter/photographer Cees van Loon -artist’s name Cornell - painted in one year 23 copies of Van Gogh. It was a one-off series in 1990, immediately snapped up by buyers abroad. He kept a few paintings himself. Cornell, now in his seventies, is putting them up for sale ‘for the next...Read more
Promoting art in Covid-19 time! Castricum windows shopping Art!
No parties? Nothing to do? Everything canceled? Where are the customers? Covid-19 has rather spoiled things. We need something positive, something beautiful, something outdoors without having to worry about infection. In Castricum (The Netherlands) artists, shop owners and shop keepers...
Witness to my inner self - The art of Alain du Pontavice
Alain du Pontavice ’s ethereal, multi-layered paintings defy categories. Are they Surreal? Symbolist? Abstract? Form? Yes, all of those things, but none of the labels cover the complexity of the work. “When you see a painting exhibition you should just be open to the impressions, don’t rush...
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Online Gallery .Art beautifully displays an international selection of paintings, drawings, sculpture, design, jewelry and photography in various price ranges. It is an online art platform managed by internet professionals based in the Netherlands, internationally known for its rich...
Upcoming exhibition Rijksmuseum Amsterdam: "Caravaggio-Bernini. Baroque in Rome"
This Friday, February 14, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam will open its new exhibition: “Caravaggio-Bernini. Baroque in Rome”. The exhibition shows more than seventy works by pioneers of Italian baroque art, including Caravaggio and Bernini. In the first decades of the 17th century they made way...
Bronze dreams in pop art - Jorn van Hoorn
What began 5000 years ago as an alloy between copper and tin is still alive today. The casting of bronze. Telling stories, the essence of art. Telling the story in form, smell and color. The continuation of a 5000-year-old tradition translated to the present. Apart from the aesthetic side,...
Breitner vs Israels in the Kunstmuseum The Hague
In the spring of 1892, Isaac Israels (1865-1934) stood face to face with a beautiful snow-covered cityscape in the window of an art gallery in Amsterdam. It was a painting by George Hendrik Breitner (1857-1923) and it made a devastating impression on him. ‘I thought to myself: I give up,...