William-Adolphe Bouguereau

William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905) was a French artist of the Realism movement. Despite me being a Romantic, I’m still a huge fan of his work. I’ll explain why. William-Adolphe Bouguereau painted beautiful worlds. Although a Realist, I loved his themes. He painted a lot of salon nudes and his subjects were

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Art Lectures – Goya

For those with good hearing, watch the video. Below is the transcript for those who are hearing impaired: I studied Goya at a very young age and last year, finally got to see the Prado in Madrid, Spain in real life. Let me just say that this video will absolutely

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Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood lecture

I give a lecture on the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. These Victorian era English artists were a huge influence on my lyrics. Their artwork was tremendous, and you’ll see how much of both an indirect and direct influence they are on Romantic Metal. And yes, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was a sub-genre of

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