Chinese Painting

Ebrey, Patricia Buckley. The Cambridge Illustrated History of China. Cambridge UP, 2010. This provides an illustrated history of China. The book provides traditional myths about the Chinese. The book demarcates several periods in the history of China using dynasties. The author uses illustrations throughout the book to show various activities that took place in various […]

Sydney Opera House

Introduction There are numerous art works that have been produced before and some of them are where art publications exist. The Sydney Opera house is an instance of where numerous art publications exist making it a place which is used for multiple purposes of performing arts by various artists in different settings. The Sydney Opera […]

Building Information Modeling (BIM)

According to Morrison, Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a process of organizing and generating building data throughout the growth of a project. Indeed, BIM is an actual-time, three dimensional, vibrant building modeling computer systems where business people can enhance productivity during generating constructions and designs functions (2003, p.4). Actually, this process generates BIM that connects […]

Sculpture and painting

Introduction Sculpture illustrates a three dimensional artwork that is made by combining and/ or shaping materials. Normally, a sculpture is usually made from stone and clay prior to its casting in bronze to give it a brand new outlook. In the modern society, invention of newer materials in conjunction with advanced technology has transformed the […]

Graphic Design in the Internet Communications: Let the Art Envelop the Whole World

The Importance of Graphic Design Related to Internet Communication Since recently, Internet and its specifics have become an integral part of people’s everyday lives, making the boundary between the virtual reality and the everyday world merge to a practically unnoticeable line. However, it cannot be denied that, despite the seeming similarity, the real and the […]

Theatre – Goldinis Mistress of the Inn and Voltaires Orphan of China

Introduction The two playwrights revolve around issues of concern to contemporary society. These include violence, love, romance and care, among others. This is evident throughout the play as protagonists interact with other characters to develop themes such as love, chauvinism and romance, among others. One of the playwrights, Orphan of China, gives a story in […]

Different Types of Love Portrayed in Skespeare’s Romeo and Juliet

Introduction Romeo and Juliet is really an overwhelming play by William Shakespeare. Romeo and Juliet has been categorized as a tragedy by William Shakespeare which has been ranked above most of his other plays. The play revolves around two young star-crosses lovers, Romeo and Juliet whose deaths ultimately fasten together their feuding families. Romeo and […]

A sculpture of the biblical David

Introduction Art is the conscious arrangement of items in order to influence and affect people. This is made possible by involving their emotions, intellect and senses. Art may range from the use of music, photography, paintings, films and sculptures. This paper will look at a sculpture as a work of art and assess the emotional […]

Event Concept Plan

Overview of the Special Event There is a space of about 1500 square feet outside the Stamford Residences and this will be used for selling casual apparels to the middle class. The retailing event will target young people between the ages of 21 years and 35 years, who are evidently thrilled by designer and casual […]

How music can influence our behaviour

Introduction Music shapes the way people interact with another, how they define their identities and how they respond to their surroundings. DeNora (2004, 5) explains that “instead of using music to understand people, one should focus on how music constructs them”. Indeed, music has the capacity to shape and affect behaviour owing to its effect […]

How Companies Can Successfully Enter The French Fashion Industry

Introduction Background to the study Over the past few decades, firms in different economic sectors have experienced an increment in the intensity of competition. One of the reasons for the increment in competition is the high rate of globalization. As a result of globalization, management teams of large and small enterprises are considering implementing strategies […]

Art history montreal city: Palais des Congres de Montreal

Introduction It is one of the new architectural symbols in Montreal that have gained a worldwide-prolonged applause. Major travel guides the likes of Lonely Planet, Ullysse and Hachette have chosen the building’s multicolored glass as well as the pink-lipstick forest as covers for their recent issues. Other tourism articles have recommended visiting the building for […]

Teaching a musical instrument in school

Introduction Music education is a study field that deals with training of individuals interested in music. It entails all spheres of learning including psychomotor, cognitive and the effective domain. Psychomotor domain deals with ability development while cognitive domain deals with knowledge achievement. Effective domain is the most significant and entails the positive reception of music […]

Sound and Space

Importance of sound Life is made meaningful through the five senses present in human beings. The experiences that people go through are facilitated through the senses that enable people to decipher the messages contained in the sounds that they hear. Seeing and hearing are touted as the most fundamental and can only be compared to […]

Documentary film called “The Corporation”.

Introduction The documentary identifies that corporations often apply some potentially harmful techniques in their production system as they seek to increase their profits. There has not been a lot of interest in identifying the potential harm that some production processes in corporations pose to ordinary people since most people have not been affected directly. The […]

Architector Giotto di Bondone

Introduction Giotto di Bondone was one of the first greatest personalities in architect and Florentine painting of his time. According to Pioch (1), during the Italian renaissance Giotto became renowned as the first genus of art. His greatness in the field of art is attributed to two factors. Firstly, he brilliantly got to the heart […]

Research Analysis of the Sydney Opera House

The Field To define the major design and architect principles, specific attention should be made to the Wolansky Foundation defining the site, expenditures, changes, and the architect’s concepts (n. p.). Regarding the fact that the design and construction of the Opera House are presented as the world’s known masterpiece, it is necessary to study historical, […]

A.A. Bronson’s Through the Looking Glass: His Personal Identity as a Canadian Artist

When one views and analyzes some of the specific art work of noted modern artist, A. A. Bronson, it is easy to see that his art is indeed a microcosm of an integral, unique, and discrete part of the Canadian artistic identity. The particular piece chosen here for consideration is his installation entitled, Through the […]

Building Implementation Modelling

Use of technology is necessary for the designing industry to advance. The industry is fast moving away from old technologies to incorporate new and innovative technologies. When it comes to technologies used in designing, BIM- Building Implementation Modelling technology leads the way. This technology uses three-dimensional technology with design information (Underwood & Isikdag, 2009). Through […]

Shakespeare: Hamlet

Introduction The play Hamlet depicts a tragedy written by the author in the period between 1599 and 1601 (Shmoop 1). The story of the play is about the prince Hamlet whose father was the king of Denmark. The king was murdered by Hamlet’s uncle Claudius who also married Hamlet’s mother Gertrude. The play is centered […]

Manliness in Shakespeare’s plays

Introduction The play Macbeth is designed for the purpose of complementing a self proclaimed anti militarist Macbeth (Wells 117). While it is apparent that the play celebrates divine themes such as justice, verity, stableness, temperance, bounty, perseverance, mercy, lowliness, courage, patience, fortitude and devotion, the play shows men defending such virtues not with reluctant resort […]

Integrating Islamic ornaments by building inspired with decorative art of Europe for production of clothing?

In this paper, we take a critical review of the manner in which European art was influenced by Islamic art. In the course of the middle ages, decorative arts of Islamic origin were among the most valued imports in Europe. In those ancient times, textiles were mostly used as hangings, church vestments, and clothing for […]

Welcome to Your Nightmares: The Weird Appeal of Horror Movies

Introduction: When the Lights Are out Fear is a good feeling to experience. It stimulates the brain, helps to put oneself together and act fast yet efficiently. However, one would not expect that people would want to experience fear. However, they do, which the rates of classic horror movies show. Although people generally consider horror […]

Color Management

Color management is based on profile specifications of the internationally accepted ICC (International Color Consortium), which is the “governing body” for color management (Sharma vii). It has beauty and simplicity because it ensures files are consistent and accurate as they move from one device to the other. It is possible to single out some major […]

DODAF is Potentially Deficient if it Does Not Contain a Knowledge Component

The Department of Defense Architectural Framework (DODAF) is an architecture and infrastructural body which main responsibility is publication of materials. In fact, the department publishes information regarding development in the architectural field. These materials are usually submitted by any of its members to the editorial department. The editorial board works with authors to determine the […]

Discussion of the use and relevance of this architectural development process for some application of interest

The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF) TOGAF Architecture Skills Framework has benefits and relevance in reducing time, risks associated with training, hiring and managing IT system in professional manners. TOGAF makes communication system simple between employment agencies and organizations. It also reduces time wastages during interviews. TOGAF is also relevant in reducing time and costs […]

Role of Architecting in Capability Based Planning

Capability-based planning (CBP) entails the process of planning, delivering, and engineering of strategic business capabilities in an enterprise. This process is business oriented and mobilizes the requisite resources and efforts in every line of business to offer the desired capabilities. CBP incorporate various business models and is applicable in organizations where latent capabilities are essential […]

How does jazz the music and its story reflect the American experience?

Jazz is acknowledged around the globe for its rich cultural legacy entrenched in the African-American experience. Ever since its initiation in the early 20th century; jazz has greatly contributed to the American culture and has been a reflection of American experience and is also extensively believed to be the only truly unique American art form. […]

Festivals

Introduction Festivals have been part of our culture since time immemorial. Every community in the world has a variety of festivals whereby its members celebrate a unique occurrence or happening. In modern times, several annual festivals are celebrated in different communities all around the world. Different festivals are usually carried out for different reasons. Therefore, […]

David Sculpture

David sculpture is recognized to be one of the most famous masterpieces in the world. It was created by a well-known Italian sculptor and architect Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni in the 16th century. It is not a secret that one of the most well-known subjects of the art of Italy is considered to be […]

Ceramic Art

Introduction Ceramic art is a form of art with a long history in many parts of the world. It refers to making object such as tableware, tiles and figures from clay and other raw materials through the pottery process. The products that result from this process are categorized as fine art, decorative, industrial or applied […]

Does poverty increase probability of having mental illness

Introduction Movies and films play an important role in reflecting on real life issues in societies besides entertaining. Such issues include; moral decay, corruption in government, infringement on human rights and poverty. This paper will examine two movies; “the fields by Roland Joffe and Hotel Rwanda by Terry George”. The review focuses on similarities and […]

Comparing and Contrasting Duccio’s and Raphael’s ‘Adoration of the Magi’

Introduction Each of the two painters, Duccio and Raphael, did an individual piece of Adoration of the Magi during two different generations- about two centuries apart. These times were characterized by different theories of art. It is therefore natural that these works, albeit of the same subject matter and content, would be different. Yet, despite […]

Moneyball

Introduction Moneyball is a movie about an Oakland baseball team that is in serious trouble and is losing series in the American League division. The team is also in serious financial trouble. This report looks into the review of the movie through the eyes of management. Management is the reason the A’s are in so […]

The Impact of Nineteenth Century Photography on Visual Representation and the Development of Visual Culture

The development of photography in the mid-nineteenth century marked a definitive transformation in visual representation. It also became a sign of the beginning of the shift toward the visual culture that we know in the 21st century. The advent of photography as an accessible art form and the rise of the amateur photographer represented the […]

Analysis of The Necklace and The Prodigal Son

Introduction ‘The Necklace’ and ‘The Prodigal Son’ are both depictions of how materialism can lead to one’s demise. The narratives indicate that covetousness leads to deceit, strained relationships, and misery. Analysis In ‘The Necklace’, the author starts by describing Mathilde Loisel’s social standing. She seems disempowered by the social structures around her. The author notes […]

A Streetcar Named Desire

The story of the play A Streetcar named Desire focuses on love. The research centers on Blanche DuBois’ lies. The research includes determining why Blanche DuBois lied. The street car named desire shows, in a certain sense, Blanche is a liar. In a sense, Blanche is a liar. Blanche DuBois gave several lies to hide […]

Esson’s exhibition review

Introduction Esson’s works have managed to occupy adequate space in gallery exhibitions as both group and singular exhibitions for several years. According to recent analysis of her works, Esson’s ability to utilize a smooth transitional process in her art work has enabled her to remain relevant in the field for many years (Merran, 2005). Merran […]