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Is This A Van Gogh Painting? Chaotic Clouds Of Jupiter Appear Like Stunning Oil Painting In Color-Enhanced Image

Citizen scientists used data from Junocam imager to create a color-enhanced image of the clouds of Jupiter. The image was captured during the 13th close flyby of the Juno spacecraft.

Space June 25, 2018

Van Gogh, Pissarro, Seurat Used Ancient Painting Techniques, 38000-Year-Old Limestone Blocks Reveal

Famous painters like Georges Seurat, Vincent Van Gogh and many others used engraving techniques of around 38,000 years old. The study was conducted by Randall White and his team at France's Vézère Valley.

Ancient February 25, 2017

Stolen Van Gogh Paintings From Amsterdam Art Museum Recovered By Anti-Mafia Police In Italy

Two van Gogh paintings stolen from an Amsterdam art museum in 2002 have been recovered by Italian police investigating a mafia group. The artworks depicting a seascape and a church scene will be used as evidence in the criminal case.

Feature | Culture September 30, 2016

Sketch Solves Mystery Of Van Gogh's Missing Ear

One of the most often-debated topics concerns how much ear Van Gogh chopped off in a fit of madness. It turns out that, instead of just chopping off his earlobe, the artist took off his entire left ear.

Life & Style July 13, 2016

Glowing DNA Origami Helps Caltech Scientists Recreate Van Gogh's Starry Night

How many DNA strands does it take to recreate Vincent van Gogh's 'The Starry Night?' Probably thousands. Caltech scientists have successfully created a monochrome image of the painting with the help of an incredible new technology.

Material Science July 13, 2016

Van Gogh Drawings In Newly Discovered Sketchbook To Be Published Soon

Art experts recently discovered a previously hidden sketchbook used by Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh. A French publisher says the sketchbook will be released in November this year.

Life & Style June 19, 2016

Watch This Short Vincent Van Gogh Biopic Made Entirely Out Of His Paintings

A filmmaking duo might seem like it's treading some well-worn ground by wanting to produce a film about the life of artist Vincent Van Gogh, but there's one twist that makes it stand out from the rest: it's made up entirely of Van Gogh paintings.

Movies/TV Shows February 26, 2016

You Can Stay In This Realistic Airbnb Room Based On Van Gogh's 'Bedroom In Arles'

The Art Institute of Chicago has created a realistic Airbnb room based on Van Gogh's 'Bedroom In Arles,' with the room being created to promote a new exhibition showing all three of Van Gogh's bedroom paintings.

Internet February 10, 2016

ESA Image Of Magellanic Cloud Looks Like Van Gogh Painting

It truly is a starry night. ESA captured the Orion Molecular Cloud and the resulting image looks a lot like Van Gogh’s famous painting.

Space September 8, 2015

Museums Are Starting To Use LED Lights To Preserve Their Paintings

Studies show that UV-lights often used in museums can be harmful for paintings in the long run.

Energy August 11, 2015

This Video Shows What It's Like To Step Into A Van Gogh Painting

If you've ever stared at a painting, you might wonder what it might be like to step inside that world. Now, an animator has brought one Van Gogh painting to life in three dimensions.

Internet Culture May 19, 2015

Mystery Buyer Buys Van Gogh Painting L’Allée des Alyscamps For $66.3 Million

The buyer’s identity is shrouded in a hooded jacket, but auction attendees have heard him speaking in Chinese.

Internet Culture May 6, 2015

Liven Up Your Chrome Browser With Google Art Project Extension

If you’re tired of the plain old, boring white Chrome tabs, here is something you can do to bring art and color to your browser.

Apps/Software March 13, 2015

This Is Why Vincent van Gogh's Paintings Are Turning White

It's a mystery that has haunted art lovers for years. However, now we know the reason why Vincent van Gogh's paintings are turning white, and it's very scientific.

Internet Culture March 11, 2015

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