Tag: alcohol

Culture, History

Historic Nightlife In Motion

“A history of nightlife!–what an interesting concept…activities that take place in the multitude of discos, dance parlors, and clubs…the way people live is determined on half-lit streets, in bars, and in smoky late-night restaurants.” — David Byrne Throughout history, nightlife has represented perhaps both the best and worst of many […]

SKD270325 The Small Bacchus, c.1637-8 (oil on canvas) by Reni, Guido (1575-1642); 72x56 cm; Gemaeldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden, Germany; (add.info.: Der kleine Bacchus;); © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden; Italian,  out of copyright

The Best Boozy Pictures in Art

From casual movie nights in, to classy affairs and then those crazy nights we struggle to even remember, booze is often a favourite accessory throughout the holiday period. Over the years alcohol has also been a key component of various artworks and has been construed in opposing lights, from promoting happiness and […]