Bes is an ancient Egyptian god associated with protection, fertility, and childbirth. He is often depicted as a dwarf-like figure with a lion or leopard skin, a beard, and a broad, flat nose. Bes is typically shown with a variety of symbols of protection, such as knives, shields, and musical instruments. Figurines of Bes were commonly placed in homes and tombs as a way to … [Read more...] about Figurine of the God Bes
Is there a place for digital art in museums?
Digital art has gained increasing recognition and acceptance in the art world, and many museums have begun to incorporate digital art into their exhibitions and collections. Digital art refers to art that is created using digital technologies, such as computers, software, and digital media. Digital art can take many forms, including digital paintings, sculptures, … [Read more...] about Is there a place for digital art in museums?
Turner’s drawing of Keswick Lake, in North West England
☀ 🌡 It’s another hot day in London today, and we're dreaming of cooling off in the water like these figures in J M W Turner's drawing of Keswick Lake, in North West England ⛱What’s the weather like near you?🔎🔗 https://t.co/Se8w6Zy95E pic.twitter.com/dakvEZdlsd— British Museum (@britishmuseum) July 19, 2022 … [Read more...] about Turner’s drawing of Keswick Lake, in North West England