Author - Will Titterington

6 Things You Should Know About Caravaggio

When many of us think about Italian Renaissance art, we think about the usual trio: Leonardo, Michelangelo and Raphael. All three were geniuses who seemed to be touched by the hand of God. Between them, they produced some of the finest art the world has ever seen. But few of us make that trio a quartet by including the name Caravaggio. To those in...

6 Things You Need To Know About Mark Rothko

6 Things You Need To Know About Mark Rothko

According to many of his contemporaries, Mark Rothko was a genius. He was an innovator who made giant canvases that absorbed the spectator, creating consummating experiences the artist said were meant to be spiritual and akin to religious ecstasy. But when the swinging sixties came along, Rothko and his deeply intellectual paintings were brushed...

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Andy Warhol

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Andy Warhol

Everyone has heard of Andy Warhol, and mostly everyone knows that he had associations with the Pop Art movement. Most of us are even aware that he painted the Campbell’s soup cans, as well as Elvis and Marilyn Monroe. Still more of us might be aware of the fact that a Warhol print sold last year for a staggering £50 million. But despite his...