#StayHome and #Travel online!
Quarantine can be productive and interesting. Even if you can’t just pack your luggage and jump in to the plane, you can revive your days and deepen your knowledge in Art and History. The most well knows museums in the world open doors for millions digital visitors and give to everyone unique opportunity to take a tour while sitting at home, avoiding queues and crowds. So make your coffee or tea and let’s go! Stunning masterpieces of Art just one click away!
Number one in my personal list is definitely Louvre Museum in Paris, France. Sophisticated and mysterious place, where you can spend days and it won’t be enough. That’s why I would highly recommend online tours for everyone who doesn’t want to run from one exhibition to other, who wants to discover the secrets of each masterpiece and learn more about the museum collections.
Visit the museum’s exhibition rooms and galleries, contemplate the façades of the Louvre…
Come along on a virtual tour and enjoy the view!
MoMA The Museum of Modern Art located in in midtown Manhattan, New York. Opened in 1929, MoMA was the first museum devoted the modern era of Art. Nowadays MoMA’s rich collections uses a scenic overview of modern and contemporary art, from the ingenious European paint and sculpture of the 1880s to today’s movie, style, and efficiency art. From a first present of 8 prints and 1 drawing, the collection has actually expanded to include over 150,000 paintings, sculptures, illustrations, prints, pictures, architectural models, and style items.
Collection and Archives, over 300,000 books, artist books, and periodicals, and also considerable individual documents on more than 70,000 musicians. Collection highlights include Claude Monet’s Water Lilies, Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Evening, as well as Pablo Picasso’s Les Demoiselles d’Avignon, in addition to even more recent works by Andy Warhol, Elizabeth Murray, Cindy Sherman, and also many others.
The Museum presents an active timetable of contemporary and modern art exhibits, over 1,000 film screenings a year, as well as a variety of instructional programs, from artist talk with family members workshops.
From MoMA New York we move to Mexico City, where is located one of the most authentic The Frida Kahlo Museum, also known as the Blue House, dedicated to the life and work of famous Mexican artist Frida Kahlo.
Diego and Frida filled this House with shade, folk art and pre-Hispanic pieces of art to reveal their admiration for the peoples and societies of Mexico. The building and construction undertook 2 significant modifications. When Russian innovative Leon Trotsky coped with Diego and Frida in 1937, the house today occupied by the yard was purchased. In 1946 Diego Rivera asked Juan O’Gorman to construct Frida’s studio.
Around 70 examples of Kahlo’s personal effects, artworks and attire are accessible online, including the body cast she famously painted while ill and Self-Portrait Wearing a Velvet Dress.