ArtCurious Podcast
Episode #32: Rivals- Judith Leyster vs. Frans Hals (Season 3, Episode 1)
Apr 16, 2018 · 30 min
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Rivalries are inherently fascinating, because they typically affect not only the individual rivals themselves, but also a whole ecosystem that can grow up around a rivalry-- spurring it on, and enabling it.  Some of the greatest artists in history have engaged in some seriously curious conflicts. What causes these rivalries is fascinating and vast-- is it art and creativity? Is it money and patronage? Or is it simply ego? And are the artists really in conflict with one another, or does it just appear that 

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