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Urn depicting Tlaloc, rain god, polychrome ceramic, height 35 cm, from Tomb No 21 at Templo Mayor, Tenochtitlan, Mexico, Aztec civilization, 15th century
Art, Culture, History

Around the World: Mexico

“Mexico is a mosaic of different realities and beauties.” Enrique Pena Nieto Mexico is a country with a rich cultural heritage and stunning natural beauty. Its had a tumultuous history and still has its struggles, but its food, art, beauty, and culture continues to be a huge draw for visitors. It […]

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Culture, History

Academic Inspiration: Chemistry

Whether you’re working on a textbook, academic project or e-learning application, Bridgeman Images is your comprehensive visual image and footage resource covering topics right across the curriculum. We take a look at the extensive content we have illustrating the most magical of the sciences, Chemistry. See below for our highlighted content.  We […]

One of a series of paintings of birds and fruit, late 19th century (w/c on paper)
Art, Culture, History

Around the World: China

China, the world’s most populous country, is a fascinating nation rich in culture and history. There are over 292 different languages spoken in China, with around 56 legally recognized distinct ethnic groups. Explore the Bridgeman archive for all the things that make China so inspiring and interesting. See below for […]

Culture, History

Academic Inspiration: Biology

Whether you’re working on a textbook, academic project or e-learning application, Bridgeman Images is your comprehensive visual image and footage resource covering topics right across the curriculum. This week we take a look at the extensive content we have illustrating the many strands of Biology. From molecules to marine life, we […]

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Art, Culture, What's On

June Exhibitions 2019

June has arrived – just how are we already halfway through 2019? Regardless, there are more amazing shows starting this month, and some are not running for long. The Royal Academy Summer show commences this month, which means Summer must be here! Don’t miss a thing with our handpicked selection […]

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Culture, History

Religion on Film through history

“Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others.” — Buddha The world’s religions each follow a specific set of rules as defined in their historic texts. Discover our world of Religious footage, from ceremonies to celebrations, religious sculptures to art. Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism and a selection of other popular religions are well-represented […]

5045724 Codex Atlanticus, sheet 271 recto by Vinci, Leonardo da (1452-1519); Veneranda Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan, Italy; (add.info.: Codex Atlanticus, sheet 271 recto. In the middle, study on the equivalence between curvilinear and rectilinear surfaces.); © Veneranda Biblioteca Ambrosiana/Metis e Mida Informatica/Mondadori Portfolio; RIGHTS NOT AVAILABLE IN ITALY, JAPAN, AUSTRIA & SWITZERLAND; Italian,  out of copyright.
Culture, History

Academic Inspiration: Mathematics

Whether you’re working on a textbook, academic project or e-learning application, Bridgeman Images is a comprehensive visual resource right across the curriculum, with a growing footage collection. Our collection extends well beyond art and history. We are strong in subjects such as science, geography, and politics, and can provide you with […]