Today is the 94th anniversary of the release of one of the greatest horror films of all time. On February 26, 1920, The Cabinet of Dr. [...]
This amazing bronze sculpture of the Hindu god Shiva, depicted as "Lord of the Dance"--not to be confused with Michael Flatley--was created possibly more than [...]
If this looks like a set from an Indiana Jones movie, it should. This magnificently-decorated burial chamber is hewn out of solid stone in the [...]
Here's a post from a blog I haven't featured before, the Artlark blog, which is a consortium of historians who blog about various aspects of [...]
Still the most frightening Dracula film ever made.
Three hundred and sixty-five years ago today, on October 24, 1648, a series of treaties was signed among various European powers--the Holy Roman Empire (Germany), [...]
The beautiful picture above, one of the most famous examples of Dutch "Old Masters" paintings of all time, is called "The Concert." It was painted [...]