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blantonmuseum:

b4-16:

Left: The Adoration of the Magi.Hugo van der Goes. Netherlandish. Late 15th century. Right: Wiz Khalifa

Awesome tumblr alert!

B4XVI “…pairs pictures of rappers with historical sculptures, paintings, and statues from the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s collection, tracing the swag and power poses of hip-hop artists like Young Thug and Whiz Khalifa to pre-Colombian effigies and Netherlandish paintings.” (via @hyperallergic)

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Wayne Thiebaud, Pie Counter, 1963, oil on canvas, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

nickkahler:

Egon Schiele, Portrait of Arnold Schönberg, 1917

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centuriespast:

Picture for a Concert of European Music
1889
Chikanobu, Toyohara
Japanese (1838-1912)
Weatherspoon Art Museum

centuriespast:

Picture for a Concert of European Music

1889

Chikanobu, Toyohara

Japanese (1838-1912)

Weatherspoon Art Museum

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thisistheverge:

Ill-gotten gains: how many museums have stolen objects in their collections?

Met’s move to return two statues to Cambodia among many disputed objects worldwide

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motherjones:

patrickt:

I recreated Piet Mondrian’s Trafalgar Square in Excel. You can view the original here

Best spreadsheet ever.

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laughingsquid:

Half, Before and After Composite Portraits of Drug Abuse

Not the first time this has been done. Also see E-J Major’s project Marie Claire RIP.

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