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Who painted this painting?
"Ad" Reinhardt (1913 -1967) was an abstract painter active in New York. Reinhardt is best known for his so-called "black" paintings of the 1960s, which appear at first glance to be simply canvases painted black but are actually composed of black and nearly black shades. Among many other suggestions, these paintings ask if there can be such a thing as an absolute, even in black, which some viewers may not consider a color at all.
The dome of the Cathedral of Parma is decorated by The Assumption of the Virgin fresco. Who painted it?
Correggio was the foremost painter of the Parma school of the Italian Renaissance, who was responsible for some of the most vigorous and sensuous works of the 16th century. In his use of dynamic composition, illusionistic perspective and dramatic foreshortening, Correggio prefigured the Rococo art of the 18th century.
Which one is the Madonna's debut single released in 1982?
La Isla Bonita
Like a Virgin
The Madonna's debut single Everybody was released on October 6, 1982. The song moved quickly up the dance charts and was Madonna's first single to chart on the Billboard Hot Dance/Club Play Chart, peaking at number three. Vogue was released in 1990, La Isla Bonita in 1986 and Like a Virgin in 1984.
According to the Guinness Book of World Records, who staged the largest free rock concert in history?
Sir Roderick David Stewart, is a British rock singer and songwriter is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold over 100 million records worldwide. On 31 December 1994, Stewart played in front of 3.5 million people on Copacabana beach in Rio, and made it into the Guinness Book of World Records for staging the largest free rock concert attendance in history.
Who painted the Portrait of a Negress?
Antonio Allegri da Correggio
Leonardo da Vinci
Marie-Guillemine Benoist was a French neoclassical, historical and genre painter. In 1800, she exhibited Portrait d'une négresse in the Salon. Six years previously, slavery had been abolished, and this image became a symbol for women's emancipation and black people's rights. The picture was acquired by Louis XVIII for France in 1818.
Who designed this citrus press?
Philippe Starck is a French designer known since the start of his career in the 1980s for his interior, product, industrial and architectural design including furniture. In 1983, then-French President François Mitterrand, on the recommendation of his Minister of Culture, Jack Lang, chose Starck to refurbish the president's private apartments at the Élysée.
Who designed the Chupa-Chups logo?
The brand was founded by the Spaniard Enric Bernat in 1958, who started his business in Catalonia. It is currently owned by the Italian multinational corporation Perfetti Van Melle.
Where and when did Leonardo die?
May 2, 1519 in Venice
May 5, 1514 in Florence
May 2, 1519 in Amboise (France)
May 5, 1514 in Rome
In 1516, Leonardo entered the service of king Francis I of France, being given the use of the manor house Clos Lucé near the king's residence at the royal Château d'Amboise. He spent the last three years of his life here. He died on 2 May 1519 and was buried in the Chapel of Saint-Hubert in Château d'Amboise in France.
Which artist invented and patented a color?
In 1960, Klein created and patented the ultramarine color known as International Klein Blue or IKB. He invented the paint with the help of a chemical retailer by suspending pure, dry pigment in crystal-clear synthetic resin and compatible solvents. Unlike traditional binders, the new colorless carrier did not dull the individual particles of pigment, but left them with their original brightness and intensity.
In which category did Quentin Tarantino win his two Oscars?
Best Original Screenplay
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Quentin Tarantino has received two Academy Awards for Best Original Screeplay: in 1994 for Pulp Fiction and in 2012 for Django Unchained.