Michelangelo

 Who: Portrait of Michelangelo by Jacopino del Conte What: Michelangelo Buonarroti When: about 1535 Michelangelo was an artist during the Renaissance period. He was a great painter, sculptor, poet, and architect. Michelangelo was… Continue reading

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on August 6, 1928. He liked to draw, color, and cut out pictures. His mom liked that he was being artsy and would give him a candy bar every time… Continue reading

Claude Monet

Who: Claude Monet What: Self-Portrait with a Beret When: 1886  Claude Monet was born in Paris, France on November 14, 1840. He loved to draw growing up and sometimes drew cartoon characters of people. People liked these funny… Continue reading

Leonardo da Vinci & the Mona Lisa

Who: Leonardo da Vinci What: Self-Portrait When: about 1512 Leonardo da Vinci was a famous artist, inventor, sculptor, scientist, architect, and musician. Because he was so good at all these things people called him… Continue reading

Pablo Picasso

Who: Pablo Picasso What: Pablo Picasso in front of The Kitchen (La cuisine, 1948) in his rue des Grands-Augustins studio (Herbert List/Magnum Photos) Where: in his rue des Grands-Augustins studio = his Paris… Continue reading

Vincent van Gogh

WHO: Vincent van Gogh What: Self-portrait in felt hat Where: Van Gogh painted this while he was living in Paris. When: Winter 1887 Vincent van Gogh was a Dutch artist. Dutch means he was… Continue reading