Johannes Floe

You have to look long and hard to find someone more eccentric than Grayson Perry

It may not have been easy for daughter Flo Perry to grow up with such a special father as Grayson Perry. – But then she has become a very skilled author who, among other things, has written books about relationships, especially between children and adults and the ever-changing body. Grayson Perry born March 25, 1960 …

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Barbara Kruger an important part of “The picture generation”

It is perceived as simple and many think, I could have done that too. – It is first and foremost the ideas of the 75-year-old artist Barbara Kruger that have made her famous. Her works are exhibited all over the world. – Most of her work consists of black-and-white photographs, overlapped with declarative captions, set …

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Olafur Eliasson knows no bounds in size, shape and techniques

The Icelandic-Danish artist Olafur Eliasson does not hold back in any way. His art is grandiose, preferably it should stand on top of a mountain so that people many miles away can get excited. Born in 1967 in Copenhagen, Denmark one of the world’s flattest and lowest countries stands in stark contrast to Olafur Eliasson’s …

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Michelangelo was the inspiration for United States Capitol Building in Washington DC

Michelangelo was a painter and sculptor and also a skilled and innovative architect. Due to the great versatility of the disciplines he practiced, he is considered an archetypal Renaissance man, in line with his rival and equal Leonardo da Vinci. Among other things, he is behind the dome in St. Peter’s Church in Rome, one …

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Architect Mimar Sinan was Michelangelo’s competitor

In the Ottoman Empire, the architect Mimar Sinan was Michelangelo’s competitor when it came to designing beautiful buildings. Many will say he was completely unique and not in competition with anyone, even many hundreds of years later. He was chief architect of the sultans Selim I, Süleiman I, Selim II and Murad III. In the …

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