A vibrant urban lifestyle emerged because of this convergence of People from different ethnic, social and economic backgrounds; it also led to social tensions and the establishment of social class structure, the very wealthy and [...]
The entire movement represented the combination of emotional strength and the self-expression of the European abstract schools: Futurism, the Bauhaus and Synthetic Cubism.
The canvases are studied from the point of view of the presented contextual information, the context of the canvas and relation with the epoch when the pictures were created, a comparative description and contextual analysis [...]
The importance of apotropaism to medieval art is portrayed in the lifestyle and religious beliefs of the time when the works were designed.
Her remembrance was greatly attributed to the paintings she made, with the main highlights being her pursuit of Canadian spirit in a modern way as was represented in several of her paintings.
The disjointed use of objects that seem to overlap or intersect one another is a movement that inspired the exploration of surfaces and science in the art movement.
The Renaissance was exemplified by a highlight on the arts of Ancient Greece and Rome; this resulted in the various changes that were executed on both the technical characteristics of sculpture and painting.
These changes resulted in the use intentions to characterize arts other than considering the real value of the art and with no consideration of the intended purpose by the creator of the art.
The main reason for their dislike for modern art and expressionism was the feeling that it was against ideals that they considered to be of Germany heritage. For example in the Nazis case, propaganda was [...]
The other items under this theme include the enthroned Madonna and child, Christ in majesty with David, the Apocalyptic Christ and Christ the ruler of all.
Also it is important to discuss how the two lines of style are illustrated in specific artworks for example; Number in colors of 1958-1959 by Jasper Johns and The Death of Sardanapalus.
"Contemporary art is any kind of art which has been produced from the early sixties to the present", the word contemporary has been used to define the art of today and this was as a [...]
The first chapter of the book is entitled The Nightmare Made Real and depicts the tragedy of the country and the Picasso's interpretation of this event on his canvas.
The incredible diversity of the relationship "schemes" between a genius and his muse leads to a following idea: in the image of his woman an artist finds what he needs himself.
In their love for 'art as a way of experiencing the artfulness of an object', the formalists implied "that any concern with the moral, political, emotional, or philosophical implications of art is a form of [...]
They have in turn influenced the art of painting in Japan to develop it and push it to a global level.
Thus, I consider it reasonable to revise the Oxford Dictionary's definition as follows: expressionism is a general term for a mode of literary or visual art which tends to highlight strongly the emotional condition, mood [...]
In general, the world of art is presented by different eras and epoques and each of these periods has its own peculiarities and amenities, as they are connected with certain historical events and changes in [...]
Among several architecture achievements, it is necessary to single out the construction of the Forum Augustum and the evolution of the citizens' dwellings. The Temple of Mars Ultor reflected the martial character of the Roman [...]
In terms of this art importance it is necessary to point out the great impact it produced to the development of the cubism movement and the world art.
Print making entails the use of originality in the creation of prints as opposed to the reproduction of a painting using photographic means.
In trying to understand the role or relevance of social art in art and design analysis, a particular artist that has been the subject of this debate was Andy Warhol.
This is because it incorporates the individuality of the artist to the uniqueness of the art work but does not consider the creativity of the artist.
This movement turned out to be a significant development in contemporary art towards the end of the 1960s. This is a kind of contemporary art that came to be renown in the course of the [...]
One does not have to be overly smart to realize that a strong ideological connotation exists between the ideas, contained in Jean-Jacques Rousseau's "Discourse on Inequality" and Thomas Cole's artistic interpretation of this French philosopher's [...]
The term refers to all the social changes that are constantly occurring in this time period, the way that people experience these changes and the way that the changes are reflected in different circles, such [...]
The inclusion of the Senator's toga as one of the most important elements of the sculptural composition emphasizes Octavian's dedication to dealing with matters of state.
The best method of understanding the Chinese experimental art is to analyse the history of art and it is the main flexible designation of their tradition.
Churches in the Spanish New World were influenced by the Baroque style, as this was promoted by the Roman Catholic leadership, who would promulgated at the Council of Trent that the arts should demonstrate religious [...]
It was also a cultural period between the 14th and 15th centuries, it is believed to have begun in Florence in Italy before spreading to the rest of Europe.
The analysis of romanticism presentation on the basis of Rousseau's theory is to be reflected through the atmosphere of French revolution period. Romanticism of Rousseau appeared to be close to the approach of 'primitivism', characterizing [...]
To understand the essence of pop Art better, the connection between the This is not a Pipe by Foucault and Plato and the Simulacrum by Deleuze and the works of pop art can be of [...]
Dadaism as an art and letter movement left a lasting impression on the artists of the age who could use it later to develop the artistic genre of Expressionism and Surrealism.
The effects and aftereffects of colonialism have been a subject of great consideration on the academic front for a long time and have recently, within the past few decades, become the focus of a number [...]
The art period of Baroque has Italy as the place of its birth and the timeframe between 1600 and 1750 as the years of its existence.
The way it is designed enables the water to flow over the figures in a very natural way, invoking both a sense of time and of nature, rather than the carefully directed streams that were [...]
The masterpiece is mainy about the Crucifixion of Christ, the dark blood of Christ stands out in the painting, it is clearly visible in the dark green colour which constitute to the color of the [...]
The earliest roots of what today's researchers identify as the modern period are generally recognized to be twined about the natural forms and artistic investigations of the Arts and Crafts Movement of the 1860s and [...]
The focus of this paper is the consideration of the Byzantine art in its various aspects, including painting, sculpture, architecture, etc.in the context of the Iconoclastic Controversy.
While both versions indicate extreme passion involved in the killing of Laius and the claiming of Jocasta, the Oedipus in the play greets his subjects with almost concealed disdain and the Oedipus of the film [...]
Created by the Russian avant-garde, constructivist art was addressed to the state of being completely lost in thought with a touch of futurism in it, where the leitmotif being rarely emotional and mostly experimental.
The way of influence was stronger on the society from the side of music, but not the society dictated the norms and trends of musical reality in each epoch.
Consequently, since a form of art is usually designed in such a manner as to appeal to the senses, then it can and should be subject to moral assessment.
In Whitney Davis' article "The Beginning of the History of Art," the author points out a glaring hole in the academic study of ancient art that no one seems to see.
Claude Monet, a Paris born painter, leader, initiator and a staunch advocate of impressionist's style in painting was the most devoted to the idea of impressionists' movement because of his long and unwavering career in [...]
Therefore, it is not simply a coincidence that the existence of totalitarian political regimes in the 20th century had not only resulted in the political power of art is significantly increased, but also in providing [...]
Since the late 16th century, the Notre-Dame together with the Vieux share a place in the d'Armes, the stylish deco Aldred edifice, Montreal's one of the first skyscraper- the Bank of Montreal house together with [...]
It is necessary to underline the fact that the picture is referred to suprematism style and is performed in abstraction manner characterizing most art works of El Lissitzky.
The two styles of art that can be outlined according to their time and stylistic content are; Neo-classical art and Romantic art.
In course of the historical development of art, the era of Baroque is known to give birth to the Classical period in music.
Modernism is used for the description of the style and ideas of a work of art that was produced during this period or era of modernism.
In the current paper, we will analyze the role of art as a call to action through the perspective of the two works: Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 by Anna Deavere Smith and The Art of [...]
Life in general in Paris during the restoration of the nineteenth century was complicated: both bohemian and regimented, depending upon the social circles and environment of the resident.
But in art it seems that we must go farther and distinguish between the Hellenistic culture of the great cities and a local culture akin to that of the highlands, which existed also in the [...]
The focus of the paper will be personal and professional lives of the prominent artists and musicians who contributed heavily to the development of the musical and artistic tradition of Paris in the period described.
After the Empire of Roam was Christianized, the basilica contributed to church construction that is currently used by the Pope. The basilica which constituted adverse architectural styles was mostly used in cathedral and church scenarios.
The development of modern music includes the introduction of synthesizers and computers to manipulate the sound thus giving the music a high quality compared to ancient times.
The period of restoration in England not only marked the beginning of the shift in the life of the kingdom in a social and political context, but it also established the beginning of a cultural [...]
In the background of the Great Depression, and the Second World War this poster was the embodiment of the unification of generations, which takes place at the feast table."The Four Freedoms" speech, proclaimed by Roosevelt [...]
Everything about the art produced during this period was dominated by the ideals of the church in the format, location, and content of the images produced by the artists of the day.
Robert Solomon in his article dedicated to Kitsch, which is often viewed as a degeneration of the present-day culture, states that it also has a right to be called art.
Although building off of the emotional concepts of the Impressionists and Post-Impressionists that immediately preceded them, the Expressionists were credited with the explosion of ideas that characterized the middle period of the 20th century and [...]
At the time of Rome's foundation the highest civilizations in Italy were those of the Greek in southern, and of the Etruscans in central, Italy.
The presence of the ankh in her hand, a symbol of life, helps to illustrate this aspect of her character, indicating she held the power of life and death in her hands.
The development of the High Renaissance art in the 16th century in the three Italian cities that are rightfully considered to be the places where Renaissance was born Florence, Rome, and Venice is one of [...]
The implication of this term is that genus art is composed of two species, the fine arts, and the useful arts. This, according to Cavell, is the beauty of art.
They believed that the key principle of craftsmanship is that the person must derive pleasure from his work Thus we may arrive at the conclusion that the representatives of this movement attempted to equate art [...]
Besides, the daily journey of the sun with alternating day and night had an influence on the Ancient Egyptian beliefs of death and life after death. First, the pyramids were considered the diadem of architecture [...]
Renaissance painting, on the one hand, originated from medieval depiction of religious themes and stories as well as from Ancient Greek and Roman patterns of human beauty, freedom and value, clearly demonstrated by the Renaissance [...]
If we attempt to discuss the peculiarities of painting in Italy and the Netherlands within the period of the 14th through the 16th century, it is of crucial importance for us to animalize it within [...]
The frame of this period is considered to be from the later years of the High Renaissance up to the Baroque came into place.
Byzantine civilisation is a major part of world history and culture.'Byzantium' is the name describing both the state as well as the culture of the Eastern Roman Empire in the middle Ages.
As "it emphasized the individual, the subjective, the irrational, the imaginative, the personal, the spontaneous, the emotional, the visionary, and the transcendental", the Romanticism period inspired many artists in the field of literature, painting, music, [...]
In this photo, she touches on her general theme as an artist of relating herself to the 'common people.' She is completely vulnerable and undisguised from her audience.
The names of the Roman pantheon and Greek Parthenon figure in any discussion on the art or architecture history of the world.
After the museum, it seemed to be one of the marvelous art museums of the world."Life-size terracotta figures of warriors and horses arranged in battle formations are the star features at the museum.
In the wake up of the feminist and historicist takes to pieces of the older Romanticism, particularly Bloom's "creative thinker corporation" and the Wordsworth-centered verse of consciousness and the natural world, one has to inquire [...]
Japan is one of those areas of the world that never wholly abandoned its appreciation and exploration into the art of ceramics."Nowhere is there as great an appreciation for the potter's art as in Japan.
The number of isms that made their appearance after the First World War in the field of art seemed to have their origins in the minds of those who had borne witness to the horrors [...]
The Impressionists rejected this norm and took the act of painting out into the world, as they felt they could use the effects of changing sunlight and capture the transient light in their work by [...]
The light-hearted days of the liberated 1920's had come to an abrupt end in the United States, with the Wall-Street Crash in 1929; the first sound film was produced; the rise of Freudian psychology and [...]
Below the king were four officials, called apos, each in charge of one of the quarters. Each governor was under the orders of the apo of the quarter in which his province lay.
Characteristics of the genre identified by Welleck include a "revolt against the principles of neo-classicism criticism, the rediscovery of older English literature, the turn toward subjectivity and the worship of external nature slowly prepared during [...]
Hundreds of attempts are having been made by restorers and art historians to come to an agreement on the extent to which the works of art should be restored and the way how it should [...]
The residence is not so much a house as it is a man-made outgrowth of nature, perfectly in tune with its surroundings, able to take part in the daily occurrences of the river and thoughtful [...]
The end of sixteen century saw various manifestations of the rise of the scientific revolution. Later is made up of the social and economic conditions of the people." The art and its manifestations are steeped [...]
The Archaic period and the Classical periods are separated by the Persian Wars and the reign of Alexander the Great is taken as separating the Classical from the Hellenistic periods.
The storm clouds are opposed to the landscape of civilization in order to show the absence of harmony between nature and people.
The book by Chrysoloras introduced the Renaissance audience to the key concepts of Greek art. The painting is characteristic of the Early Renaissance.
The era of the Renaissance in art is characterized by the revival of sculpture, architecture, painting, and music. In social life, the period of the Renaissance is associated with exploration and discovery of the world.
History of Ancient Art by Johann Winckelmann was one of such works that contributed to the creation of the Pantheon in Paris and Chiswick House near London. Death of Marat by Jacques-Louis David is a [...]
The evidence shows that it was created in the era of the unification of Egypt and possibly tells about the victory of Upper Egypt over the Lower.
The development of crafts and trade, the rise of the role of cities, as well as political events in Western Europe in the XII and XIII centuries entailed significant changes in the whole way of [...]
The article Raw materials for making porcelain and the characteristics of porcelain wares in north and south China in ancient times provides a cohesive assessment of the materials, more specifically porcelain, and its composition used [...]
This aspect of the object that is reminiscent of modern watches is crucial because it determines the practical purpose that was the primary objective of the astrolabe's creation.
The article "The Paradox of the Philatelic Business: Turning a Private Collection into a Professional Trade" examines a unique historical hobby that has remained relevant in many parts of the world.
It reflects political uncertainty and challenges the concepts of national and personal identity with the use of light, shadow, and structure.
The above two works of art depict great disparities in art as a result of communal, political, and economic factors of mankind during the periods.
The information on the label provides that the object is a dagger and its scabbard. The blade of the dagger is made of steel, and the hilt is jade.
The political uprising of the 1900s gave the artists of the time room to experiment. For the first time, artists felt that they could break the rigid rules established by the academies without any negative [...]
He ensures that the elements in the background are symmetrically-balanced with those in the foreground to maximize the concentration of the viewer on the main subjects-the three women.
The work of a patron in painting, sculptures, and architecture is a great function in the development and design of art.
Whether it is in the genesis of individual works, the act of reception, or the course of the history of style, the dialectical development of art does not proceed from the antagonism between social and [...]
It is one of the reasons why the representatives of racial minorities could be displayed at such events. It is one of the details that can be singled out.
Even though the tradition of producing life-sized statues of the deceased was spread over a vast geographic area of the region, the practice of making a representation of only half of the human figure was [...]
This paper juxtaposes one of the objects exhibited at the Vancouver Exhibition, the Vase of Longevity, with the Analects as discussed in class. The vase was specifically meant for the palace, while the Analects was [...]
Hitchens believes that the Elgin Marbles, a huge part of the Greek culture, should be returned to Greece and put into the museum.
It would be necessary to investigate the role of these artworks in explaining the revolution of Christianity. Ideally, the relation of these descriptions to the present world is evident.
This approach enables the writer to change the setting of the narrative. This novella implies that such distinctions can be the result of the evolutionary process and class discrepancies.
How can these ideas be used to explain the differences between the art of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance? The question was "if the universe is a single thing, how are all the diverse [...]
When the sculpture was created, it was meant to become a part of a chain of sculptures of prophets on the top of the Florence cathedral.
In the article, Massie points out that art theft is a profitable trade in many parts of the world, just like drug trafficking and the illegal sale of firearms.
In the presentation three distinct points were made: first that as of 2008 the total amount of revenue for the performing arts industry has been in the decline since the financial crisis, second, that the [...]
Simultaneously, the works of renowned artists increasingly became a property of the art elites, a group of individuals who decide the worthiness of a piece of artwork based on their knowledge and recognition of the [...]
The example below is printmaking because it involves paint in the production of images, which can be multiplied on a surface.
Attractively written and comprehensively dependant on original works, Children in art is a significant addition to the literature in the domain of 18th-century Chinese art.
On the other hand, the Jade bi with two dragons on the rim, which is on the right in the table above, is made of jade rather than nephrite.
Baroque refers to the style of music, sculpture, architecture, and art that was common from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century in the continent of Europe.
In 'The Conquest of Ubiquity', the author compares the fine art of the past and that of the present. Pleasure is what makes the audience feel to have a deeper understanding of the work of [...]
Thus, when speaking about the first image, one is to keep in mind that our brain "adds" some missing parts; however, it does not mean the brain will reflect the correct image, it just probably [...]