edgar degas

What happened between Edgar Degas and his 14-year-old subject, Marie van Goethem? Writer Camille Laurens conducted years of research to find out.
Edgar Degas' legendary paintings of dancers enjoyed some company this week.
A lover, a documentarian or a voyeur? A new exhibition at MoMA lets us question Degas' fixation with ballet.
The National Gallery of Art has acquired more than 6,000 works of art from the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. Beginning in the summer of 2015 and continuing for several months, the paintings will be integrated into the American galleries on the main floor.
My travel last week took me to Pennsylvania, The Keystone State. Many strong and accomplished women are affiliated with this state that was one of the 13 original colonies
Ballet is an art form that privileges all things perfect and pristine, but Degas took inspiration from the dance's sloppy
I managed to score a preview and an interview with Kimberly Jones, who serves as associate curator for the Department of French Paintings and who, along with senior conservator of paintings Ann Hoenigswald, took this wonderful, historic concept and made it into an exquisite reality.
In this drawing, Degas captures the movement of a young dancer in training with the Paris Opera Ballet. "So much about dance
My encounter with the Sargent, and the divergence between my idea of the thing and the thing itself, left me with a contact high for a few days. It was more electrical than chemical in character. I buzzed, with ideas and impulses.
Two events that erupted in 1990 forever changed Wittman's, and America's, outlook regarding art crime.
I love sitting in studio classes, experiencing that unique relationship between a master teacher and a student. It always feels like a privilege to hear and see the trust that has been generated and to feel the intensity of the learning and teaching model.
Degas' opposition to the plein air studies of the Impressionists set him in a class of his own, despite the persistent inclusion
It's a great book, the attention it has been getting is deserved, and, personally, reading it made me wish I'd tried harder in ballet class.
With her eponymous dance company, Sasha Waltz & Guests, Ms. Waltz already performed in celebration of the inauguration of