The first generation of Russian superstars did not appear on the scene until the early 1800s, Joining this generation of painters who were all Imperial Academy graduates was sculptor and serf Boris Orlovsky (1797-1837).
Featuring Theodora Clarke, Editor of Russian Art & Culture, with thanks to Bonhams, Christie's, MacDougall's, Sotheby's and the St Petersburg Gallery.
Artist Serena Kovalosky discusses how she uses the inspiration of flowing water to push the traditional boundaries of gourdcraft and create fine art sculptures that celebrate organic form.
Romanticism was a European art movement that also influenced literature and music. The term itself originated in Germany, becoming the banner of profound intellectual and aesthetic changes which we now associate with modernity.