Highlights from Vienna 3: Franz Xaver Messerschmidt

A while ago I said I wanted to be able to see the busts by Franz Xaver Messerschmidt: https://travelswithmyart.wordpress.com/2018/07/30/the-many-faces-of-franz-xaver-messerschmidt-apollo-magazine/ My trip to the Belvedere in Vienna proved fruitful:

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Highlights from Vienna 1: Evil Mothers – Giovanni Segantini

Early last year I wrote a piece for Daily Art Magazine on Symbolism in Victorian Art One of the paintings under discussion was Evil Mothers by Giovanni Segantini, an artist I have a love/hate relationship with! As with much of the art I talk about, it has probably only been viewed through a screen, although … Continue reading Highlights from Vienna 1: Evil Mothers – Giovanni Segantini