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ENTERTAINMENT

What Caused The Hatred Between Two of History's Greatest Artist, Leonardo DaVinci and Michelangelo?

In music, there are famous rivalries, when great rappers cannot stand each other and perhaps like the famous rivalry between Tupac Shakur and Biggie. These two were both genuinely impressive rappers who defined the music of their age but they fell into a nasty rivalry that has since made one begin to consider that perhaps it is tough for two people to exist with the same level of talent and not feel a need to have quarrels with each other.

  7 months ago ago
What Caused The Hatred Between Two of History's Greatest Artist, Leonardo DaVinci and Michelangelo?

TRAVEL

10 Places Around The World That Are Forbiddden To Go To.

The world we live in is characterized by many beautiful and equally ugly places alike. However, a lot of places in the world can never be visited by just anyone except a few privileged people no matter how beautiful or how highly sought they are as they are completely forbidden for the outside world. Below are a list of 10 of such places that are forbidden to go to around the world: 1. Vatican Secret Archives, Vatican. This is one of the most tightly guarded buildings in the world because it holds secrets in

  1 year ago ago
10 Places Around The World That Are Forbiddden To Go To.

ARTS-DESIGN

'Young And Talented' - Meet The 11-Year-Old Nigerian Boy Who Has Earned Himself A Global Art Award

The 11-year-old Nigerian boy named Kareem Waris Olamilekan, have really proven to the world that motivation, hard-work and talent can elevate anyone in this world no matter your background. Kareem Waris Olamilekan specialises in hyper-realistic drawings which many find fascinating today. The difference between hyper-realistic drawings from the basic drawings is that the artworks are made to look like a high-resolution photograph hence making it look extremely real. Growing up as a child I have always had a soft

  1 year ago ago
'Young And Talented' - Meet The 11-Year-Old Nigerian Boy Who Has Earned Himself A Global Art Award

CULTURE

8 Things You Don't Know About St Peter's in Rome

On November 18, 1626, 125 years after the first stone was laid, St Peter's in Rome celebrated the 394th anniversary of its consecration. But whether you're a believer or not, it's hard to argue that St Peter's is an impressive building full of fabulous architecture and art. So let's take a look at some of the facts and figures surrounding the Peter-built home. 1. The Basilica of St Peter was contributed to by many Italian architects. In the early 16th century, Donato Bramante was the first to be commissioned

  1 year ago ago
8 Things You Don't Know About St Peter's in Rome

ARTS-DESIGN

This Lady Is Talented, See 50 photos Of Her drawings That Look Real

Hello my lovely Readers, I trust you all are good, endeavor to take necessary precautionary measures as we continue the fight against the novel Coronavirus that hit the world at large. So, today's article is spasmodically going to be focusing on a Paint-drawing. Art is one concept that the world won't stop appreciating, Art is the world and the world won't exist without art. In the perspective of history of arts, artistic works have existed for almost as long as humanmankind. We have seen great talents emerge

  1 year ago ago
This Lady Is Talented, See 50 photos Of Her drawings That Look Real

SPORTS

For fun : See the Animated Cartoon Characters of 19 popular footballers to brighten your day

Good morning everyone, how was your night and how is your day going? Please before you proceed with your readings, make sure to follow my account, it's really fun to be here because I bring to your doorstep everything about entertainment. You will also be notified whenever I have some funny, exciting, and interesting articles. NOTE: This article is not in any way to mock any footballer or to make a caricature of them, it is for fun, so enjoy it without any mindset. See some of the Cartoon Animation characters

  1 year ago ago
For fun : See the Animated Cartoon Characters of 19 popular footballers to brighten your day

ENTERTAINMENT

Behind the scenes of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT).

The teenage mutant ninja turtles, which most people refer to as (TMNT). It is a fictional movie about four turtle brothers in humanoid form (ANTHROPOMORPHIC MUTANT TURTLES). They were named after the Italian Renaissance artist namely Leonard also called Leo for short, Raphael or Ralph, Danetello or Danny and Michelangelo or simply mickey. They were trained in the art of Ninjutsu by their anthropomorphic Rat sensei called Splinter. There in their home of New York they battle crooks, Overlords and a lot of times

  1 year ago ago
Behind the scenes of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT).

ENTERTAINMENT

Some expensive things owned by Queen Elizabeth

Art collection Queen Elizabeth owns the world largest art collection in which includes millions painting, prints, watercolors and drawings. Although part of this collection is owned by the crown itself, the queen personally owns a huge part of it, some of it were passed on to her by her mother.

  10 months ago ago
Some expensive things owned by Queen Elizabeth

CRIME

Increase your knowledge by checking out these 7 statues with deep meanings

Art is a universal language that communicates non-verbally with the heart and the mind. It can be enlightening, disturbing or inspiring, but it always challenges us to think a little bit deeper about the society and the world we live in.  Michelangelo's David, The Statue of Liberty, and The Thinker are examples of the most powerful statues in the world. In this article, we'll focus on 7 statues with deep meanings and powerful messages.  1. Statue of Emptiness: This statue was sculpted by a grieving parent,

  1 year ago ago
Increase your knowledge by checking out these 7 statues with deep meanings

LIFESTYLE

Check Out These Gorgeous Pictures Of The Bayelsa State First Lady As She Attends A Function.

The Bayelsa State First Lady Mrs. Ama Pat Zuofa-Diri, was all sparkling, dressed in a short white gown as she honoured the opening of the Society of Nigerian Artists, Bayelsa chapter. She posted sme pictures as she was seeing addressing the artists and actually, unveiling some art works done by the gifted men. She took to her Facebook account to share the news and also got some of her fans and followers admiring her lovely looks and simple but gorgeous dress. Read what she has to say: "I was honoured to perform

  1 year ago ago
Check Out These Gorgeous Pictures Of The Bayelsa State First Lady As She Attends A Function.

ENVIRONMENT-CLIMATE

25 Incredible Images That Couldn’t Possibly Change Your Life

16 shipwrecks on a sandbar in Bermuda   Bagger 288, the largest land vehicle in the world   Hitler rehearsing a speech in front of a mirror   The end of the Great Wall of China   Sign outside Memphis Park in 1952   Cancer cells under a microscope An illustrated grocery list by Michelangelo, enabling his illiterate servants to know what to buy.   A giant dust storm that hit Western Australia in early 2013   Einsteins desk the day he died   A Geyser just before eruption   Bavarian town of Nordlingen built

  1 year ago ago
25 Incredible Images That Couldn’t Possibly Change Your Life

ENTERTAINMENT

Words of Encouragement that will keep you going

Repent of Small dreams. Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men. It’s not just our sin that we need to repent of. We should repent of our small dreams also. You can’t build an empire with small dreams Also repent of unbelief in the possibility of your dream. Your dreams are valid guys. Let no one tell you your dreams are impossible. At BRG we rise by lifting others. Among other real estate brokerage firm we at BRG pride ourselves in inspiring dreams. Helping so many people

  1 year ago ago
Words of Encouragement that will keep you going

ARTS-DESIGN

Top 5 (five) Paint Artiste And Their Paintings That You May Not Know

Hello, Opera Viewers and Readers . Today, we are going to be looking at Fine Arts. A fine art is a form of arts that depicts inanimate objects as real life objects through the use of drawings and paintings. In fine arts the artist draws his objects and introduces features such as Light, Shade perspective and many more into the drawings he makes. In recent times the introduction of this subject such as light and shade cannot be overemphasized as artists have been able to use their ingenuity and their creativity

  1 year ago ago
Top 5 (five) Paint Artiste And Their Paintings That You May Not Know

HEALTH

10 Most Talented People With Autism Who Became Extremely Famous

10 Most Talented People With Autism Who Became Extremely Famous Due to the research done in the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are about 2 million people who are diagnosed with Autism in the United States alone. The number increases even more when you expand to the other regions and continents. So many people believe that anyone who has been diagnosed with autism are not capable of leading a normal life. They require special attention but can’t do anything special in their

  1 year ago ago
10 Most Talented People With Autism Who Became Extremely Famous

EDUCATION

Teach Yourself And Your Children English Grammar With These Pictographs.

The famous quote of Michelangelo on his 87th birthday is "I am still learning" It is often said that there are no bad students but bad teachers. This may be truth in every dimension of reasoning, but not much attention has been given to the method of teaching.

  1 year ago ago
Teach Yourself And Your Children English Grammar With These Pictographs.

MILITARY

See what happened Today in History: 8th September

Welcome to another edition of history update In 1504 Michelangelo's 13-foot marble statue of David is unveiled in Florence, Italy. ·          ·          In 1529 The Ottoman Sultan Suleiman re-enters Budapest and establishes John Zapolya as the puppet king of Hungary. ·          ·          In 1565 Spanish explorers found St. Augustine, Florida, the first permanent European settlement in what is now the United States. ·          ·          In 1628 John

  1 year ago ago
See what happened Today in History: 8th September

CULTURE

Top Five(5) Paint Artiste And Their Paintings That You May Not Know.

Hello, Opera Viewers and Readers .Today, we are going to be looking at Fine Arts.Fine arts is a form of arts that depicts inanimate objects as real life objects through the use of drawings and paintings.

  1 year ago ago
Top Five(5) Paint Artiste And Their Paintings That You May Not Know.

TRAVEL

The meaning of the Picture by Michelangelo about the CREATION OF ADAM finally revealed

The most famous section of the Sistine Chapel ceiling is Michelangelo’s Creation of Adam. This scene is located next to the Creation of Eve, which is the panel at the center of the room, and the Congregation of the Waters, which is closer to the altar. The Creation of Adam differs from typical Creation scenes painted up until that time. Here, two figures dominate the scene: God on the right, and Adam on the left. God is shown inside a floating nebulous form made up of drapery and other figures. The

  1 year ago ago
The meaning of the Picture by Michelangelo about the CREATION OF ADAM finally revealed

OTHERS

See the facts about the rosary you don't know

To celebrate the release of the mysteries of block rosary board set, here are 15 amazingly incredible, mind-blowing facts. Yes, they are facts; tested, investigated and proven. And so, if you aren’t in love with the Rosary yet, prepare to be by the time you get through this list. Enjoy, and don’t forget to grab you board book set so that you are all set to celebrate October, the month of the Rosary, with your whole family. As one of the most popular religious items, the Rosary is a timeless aid to contemplation

  1 year ago ago
See the facts about the rosary you don't know

TRAVEL

Top most 5 expensive painting in the world

The Price of Beauty There are a lot of reasons for the incredible price tags on artwork. The commissioning and purchasing of artwork has been a major status symbol for the wealthy for all of recorded history. This became especially true after the Renaissance, when merchants and bankers funded the workshops of Michelangelo, Rubens, and more. Today, the name recognition of certain artists in the public consciousness has greatly increased the value of their work. In some cases, private collectors are so enthusiastic

  1 year ago ago
Top most 5 expensive painting in the world