A Perverse Phenomenon

Who visits an exhibition of the so-called "modern" or "contemporary art" would feel disgusted if not outraged by the blatant and insolent display of obscenities that pretend to be considered works of art. Let's remember the definition of "art":  Skill acquired through the study and practice of a technique with the purpose of creating works …

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Flowers Galore

Jan Baptist van Fornenburgh (active 1618-1649) Oil on panel (107 x 76 cm) Private collection The present painting is the largest known work by the artist and may be considered his masterwork. Although the signature is difficult to read, it provides us with a specific key to the attribution. Jan Baptist van Fornenburgh signed his …

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