Seeing art through different eyes
It is difficult to look at an image such as The Mona Lisa with fresh eyes. It is an image we have seen a million times over and emblazoned on every commercial product you can think of. But to the Renaissance eye, this image was alive and present. Vasari wrote of...
Art & Meaning
Art & Meaning For millennia, images and form in art and architecture have carried meaning, inspired people to accomplish enormous feats and been the medium through which hidden realities could be realised or at least sensed. Today it may seem an odd concept to...