Archive of ‘Art / Literature’ category

Pippi Longstocking

Fifi

Everyone knows Pippi, and not only the ones who have had to bear that nickname all through their school years. So yes, we all know she is a very strong cartoon character for her short size and has two braids sticking out of each corner of her head, but are you sure you know everything [...] Read more…

Fernand KHNOPFF (1889) or the ginger obsession

Fernand

Fernand-Edmond-Jean-Marie KHNOPFF (1858-1921) is a Belgian symbolist painter. In 1883 he becomes one of the founders of the Brussels group The twenty. In his art he is influenced by the Pre-Rafael movement that used red haired women as models. His sister, Marguerite, who he admires and becomes his main model, is beautiful woman with flamboyant [...] Read more…