Art History

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  • Effects Of Street Art

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    Existence of New Media Affects Street Art Street art is a way of expression, which can be observed through its public display. While graffiti is still considered vandalism, it sometimes carry intense messages to society and show the artist’s opinions in a powerful and effective way. However, although street art is influential, it has a short life span, as government normally order for it to be removed due to its rioting looks, no matter how valuable it is as art. Artist and New Media Activist

  • Patricia Glinton-Meicholas

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    is she? And what has she done in the community of the Bahamas? Patricia Glinton-Meicholas is an author, she is an educator, poet and novelist. She is the mastermind of many Bahamian books, articles and papers on our wonderful history, including co-authoring Bahamian Art 1492

  • Canadian Ecocriticism Analysis

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    Canada has a distinct environment, with dimensions both in time and space, that is, in both history and geography, it does possess certain unique qualities. The most distinguishing one about the land is that there is so much of it; secondly to one's surprise its emptiness - which renders the country as largely unknown to rest of the world, even

  • Importance Of Liberal Education

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    to register for general courses. Why? The idea of liberal education and general education came from the nineteenth century. They are both similar but they don’t necessarily mean the same thing. The liberal education refers to the study of liberal arts and classical languages, where as the general education refers to the study of the means of application in all branches of study which was thought to be essential for the youth. According to Russell Thomas, American colleges were always overwhelmed

  • Cubism And Renaissance Art

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    movement developed around the age that produced new technologies and inventions. Accordingly, the global growth of photography was pivotal in the world of art. This meant that painting was not bound to its original roots of producing work which portrayed mainly realistic people, objects and places. Cubist artists looked for a new way of representing art by looking at their subject from different angles and representing them simultaneously on their canvas. (Dorling Kindersley Limited, 2013, p324). ‘It

  • Architectural Design Personal Statement

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    once said that architecture is frozen music, and a nice building is a beautiful poem ever composed on the fragrant ground. The artistic glamour and practical applicability make it a perfect combination of both beauty and practicality. In the long history of mankind's development, pieces of magnificent movements have been constantly composed, and scores of exquisite verses have been written. This is reflected in those marvelous structures as from China's Great Wall to the Parthenon in ancient Greece

  • Robert Raauschenberg: Abstract Expressionism To Contemporary Art

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    Rauschenberg (1925-2008) was a multidisciplinary artist considered by many as a key figure in the history of modern art. He has been considered as precursor to practically all post-war American art movements from Abstract Expressionism to Pop Art, yet he remained fiercely independent of any particular affiliation throughout his life, with an experimental approach that extended the boundaries of art opening possibilities for future artists. Despite his deep admiration for the artists of Abstract

  • Essay On Flashbulb Memory

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    collectively, especially with happenings that can be considered as negative and traumatic to the Filipinos. This act of remembering and forgetting, some of which has occurred in the history of the Philippines, more or less defines a Filipino. This is a result of what people choose to remember and not to remember about their history which says something about their identity both as an individual and as a nation. This identity is shaped by institutions such as a person’s family, education, the church, and

  • Pablo Picasso Materialism

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    Ever since the 15th century, when capitalism was growing, European art focused mainly on attaining a naturalistic depiction of the world, being an accurate representation of their environment, which was predominantly materialistic (Cohen, 60). European art then took a turn into modern art, provoked by Pablo Picasso. Born on October 25th, 1881, in Malaga, Picasso, perhaps the most famous artist of the 20th century, later passed away April 8th, 1973 in Paris (Cohen, 59). Pablo Picasso is notorious

  • Frida Kahlo's Living With Art

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    hen discussing art, it is important to frame each different type of art into a more complex style. Paintings, drawings, sculptures, etc. all share that they are about something in common. When exploring art in human history, many different cultures explore the concept of art in ways of meaning and understanding. A theme “[…] captures and unifies the nature or basis of the experience into a meaningful whole…” (Morgan). In chapter three, of the “Living with Art”, Mark Getlein talks about the list