Renaissance

A 600-year-old painting leads two art conservators in Florence on a journey that sheds light on the story of the hundreds of thousands of children who were abandoned, and the women who saved them…

Andrea del Verrocchio (c. 1435–1488) was one of the most versatile, skilled, and inventive artists of the Italian Renaissance. In…

Rife with symbolism, Carlo Crivelli's impressive and complex The Annunciation with Saint Emidius (1486) shows the Virgin Mary as part of a modern, affluent Italy.

Aimee Ng, Associate Curator at The Frick Collection, provides an introduction to the exhibition Moroni, The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture, on view at The Frick Collection from…

This is a rebroadcast of our first episode, which originally aired on August 10, 2016.  We’ve updated it with new details, music, and our beloved ArtCurious theme— and, per your suggestion…

The artist depicts St. Peter as resoundingly human, despite his status as one of the 12 apostles and a commanding figure in Catholic Theology. With an eye for realism, El Greco carefully details…

After several planned unveilings, the owner of the world's most expensive painting, the Louvre Abu Dhabi, has declined to display Salvator Mundi—or even confirm its whereabouts. Art…