Art Fact Friday (on Saturday)

Art Fact Friday (on Saturday) – The small town depicted in Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night is Saint-Rémy-de-Provence in the south of France. #VanGogh painted the work while he was a patient at the Saint-Paul-de-Mausole, a psychiatric hospital in Saint-Rémy. Presently, the hospital has a wing named after the painter.

Starry Night Kosmask (custom-painted)

The Making of a Kosmask

The making of a Kosmask (very cool video). The mold is 35″h x 22″w x 13″d and made of solid aluminum! The heat was so intense it actually cracked the original (it is now repaired). Please check out KOSMASK.COM to see all of the finished products. Amazing stuff from museum represented artists.