Claude Monet: The Scent of Sun on Water

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  • Post published:June 21, 2019

An escape on a summer day, right into Impressionism. The Batliner Collection, which is exhibited at the Albertina Museum in Vienna, is a little paradise for lovers of classic modernism. What remained after my visit were free colors, that blurred in front of my inner eye. Flickering summer air over a water lily pond: a view on the floating sides of Monet.

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Cosmos & Dead Butterflies: Frescoes of the Villa Medici in Rome
The frescoes display mythological creatures and cosmological allegories.

Cosmos & Dead Butterflies: Frescoes of the Villa Medici in Rome

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  • Post published:June 2, 2019

Medici. Ever since I was little, I was fascinated by this family, that not only ruled with unique strategic cunning, but also commissioned some of the most important works of the Renaissance. Further more, art was an important tool for them, cleverly used to maintain power. The influence of the Medici has manifested beauty that almost scares, for example in one of their most prestigious buildings, the Villa Medici in Rome. A visit was therefore obligatory.

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The Upper Belvedere in Vienna: an oasis for the mind
Taleslikeart.com walking through the Upper Belvedere in Vienna.

The Upper Belvedere in Vienna: an oasis for the mind

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  • Post published:May 23, 2019

It was one of those days: gray, stressful and me not inspired at all, even though I still had a lot of creative work to do. There was no better time to take a break and walk, through the light-flooded rooms of the Upper Belvedere in Vienna. A short excursion to one of the most beautiful cultural treasures in Vienna. And one of my favorite places to recharge.

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Weltmuseum Wien: The Power of Things
The story of Negin Rezaie at Weltmuseum Wien.

Weltmuseum Wien: The Power of Things

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The Weltmuseum Wien is currently offering a new format, in which visitors are guided through scenes of migration in a mixture of performance, dialogue and museum visit. A review of an evening walk between stories, teapots and the dragon tattoo of Archduke Franz Ferdinand.

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Rothko at KHM Vienna: Lightness between clarity and sacred contemplation
Tales like Art visiting the great exhibition of Mark Rothko in Vienna.

Rothko at KHM Vienna: Lightness between clarity and sacred contemplation

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Modern art to dream: For the first time, the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna is dedicating an exhibition to Mark Rothko. Uniquely beautiful and with plenty of room for your own thoughts, despite the many visitors. Here are my most concise impressions.

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Picking Pages at the Literature Museum in Vienna
One of the very sweet arranged corners at the Literature Museum of Vienna.

Picking Pages at the Literature Museum in Vienna

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  • Post published:April 28, 2019

Rainy days and the eternal question: A good book or a trip to the museum. I said: Both. Follow me through the Literature Museum Vienna. 

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