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Most Famous Gambling-Related Paintings

There are five paintings in The Card Players series, painted by French Post-Impressionist artist Paul Cézanne in the early to mid-1890s. The different paintings all vary in size, as well as the number of players depicted and the setting in…

Famous Sports Stars Who Are Also Artists

Serena Williams We all know tennis star Serena Williams for her dominant and consistent serve, return of serve, and powerful groundstrokes from both her forehand and backhand swings. But after taking a painting class in Paris before the French Open,…

Breathtaking Las Vegas Casino Exteriors

The Venetian One of the most amazing things about walking around Las Vegas is that each casino feels like you are walking through a different part of the world. The Venetian creates a romantic setting reminiscent of Italy, built to…

How to Become a Sports Photographer

A sports photographer has a very important job – to capture the most exciting and dramatic moments of the game. It is an incredibly competitive career to enter into, but if you have a passion for sports and photography, you…

The Most Notorious Art Heists

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, United States On the 18th March 1990, two thieves dressed as Boston Policemen demanded entrance to the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, claiming to the guard on duty that they were responding to a disturbance. They…

Famous Pieces of Art Related to Sport

The Races at Longchamp The Longchamp Racecourse was opened in 1857, and is located on the banks of the Seine near Bois de Boulogne. It is still regarded as one of the top thoroughbred racetracks in the world today. In…

The Story of the “Dogs Playing Poker” Painting Series

Born in 1844, Cassius Marcellus Coolidge had no formal art education, but in spite of this, he was selling his drawings to various magazines by 1864, when he was just 20 years old. Many of his artworks are signed “Kash”,…

Most Famous Statues of Sports Stars

Rocky Made famous by the movie Rocky, starring Sylvester Stallone, Rocky’s story about being an up-and-coming boxer was inspirational. Although he didn’t win the fight against Apollo Creed, he won the love of the viewers and maybe money with Bet365….

Most Expensive Pieces of Art in History

8. Portrait of Adele Block-Bauer I by Gustav Klimt This breathtaking gol-flecked picture, painted by Gustav Klimt, sold in 2006 to Ronald Lauder, the cosmetics mogul, for $158.5 million, which was a record at the time. This extraordinary painting also…

Most Beautiful Casino Architecture in the World

There are many casinos located all over the world, but finding one that features both luxurious architecture as well as an exquisite gaming experience is rare. A finely crafted exterior meeting a lavish indoor ambiance can transform your whole experience….