What is the common denominator here?
Michelangelo ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michelangelo's_David )
Tiffany ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:The_Holy_City.jpg )
René Lalique ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lalique )
Christian Dior ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_Dior )
Fabergé ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faberg%C3%A9_egg )
Dale Chihuly ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dale_Chihuly )
William Morris ( http://morris.artpassions.net/ )
Van Briggle ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Van_Briggle_Pottery )
Antoni Gaudí ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casa_Batll%C3%B3 )Artisan Crafts !
Just a macro-micro list of historical artists with spectacular art to enhance our daily lives.
9 Muses and no muse was identified with the visual arts of painting and sculpture
. In ancient Greece sculptors and painters were held in low regard, somewhere between freemen and slaves, their work regarded as mere manual labor. Japan's Edo period artisan class was r