Kirov Dancer Rehearsing Juliet

Artist: Donald Hamilton Fraser Born July 1929, in London. Fraser is mostly noted for his abstract landscape paintings. From 1949-52, he trained at London's Saint Martin's School of Art. He was awarded a one-year French government scholarship in Paris in 1953 while in the same year his premier solo exhibition was given at Gimpel Fils, a … Continue reading Kirov Dancer Rehearsing Juliet

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House of Stairs

This particular artwork by M.C. Escher (Maurits Cornelis Escher) was first printed in the year 1951 in black and white. It depicts an interior of a very tall structure full of stairs and doorways with 46 creatures crawling up and down the stairs. These creatures were created by the artist and were called "Wentelteefje".  The … Continue reading House of Stairs