The Art Historian

The History of Art Collecting: Legacy of the Italian Renaissance

As we continue to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of art collecting, we can look to the Renaissance as a source of inspiration and guidance in our ongoing quest to understand and celebrate the transformative power of art.

The Language of Love in Art: Decoding Symbolism and Imagery

From ancient fertility symbols to contemporary digital sculptures, artists have used their skills to explore, challenge, and celebrate what love is and what it looks like. Through symbolism and imagery, love in art is a dynamic force representative of the times—always enduring and transforming.

The History of Art Collecting: Exploring the Ancient Greek Origins

The History of Art Collecting trilogy presents a series of articles outlining the art collection as we know it today. In the first part, we highlight collecting practices from antiquity to the Renaissance.