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We've all heard of Art with a capital A -- important works that fancy people are all super impressed with, that don't seem particularly impressive to the rest of us. But here's your chance to get up to speed on what it is that makes important works important.

So now you can be fancy and have impressive tastes, too.

Entry by buleh75

Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatas are deep, heavy works of brooding emotion, greatly misunderstood during his time... ...except for No.25, the Op. 79 Sonat

Entry by Michael Voll

Diego Velazquez's Las Meninas (I656) is thought of as one of the first modern paintings because of how it challenged notions of viewer, artist, and su

Entry by PParker

Girl with a Pearl Earring looks so mysterious because it's technically not a portrait. A portrait captures the appearance of a specific person. This p

Entry by masta_X

This painting is known as Son of Man by Rene Magritte This painting represents a conflict of what we can see versus what we can't see because one th

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