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Seeing comes before words. The child looks and recognizes before it can speak. This insistence on the fundamental nature of seeing runs throughout John BergerÂ’s critically acclaimed project Ways of Seeing (1972).
Published by MJ5446 91 months ago in Art & Art History | +15 votes | 5 comments
Traditionally, PicassoÂ’s Les Demoiselles DÂ’ Avignon (1907) has been understood as having heralded the birth of Cubism. In retrospect, this idea has been strongly contested and there is no longer universal agreement that Les Demoiselles DÂ’ Avignon is a Cubist work at all
Published by MJ5446 92 months ago in Art & Art History | +14 votes | 4 comments
Art Nouveau was a decorative style that spread all over Europe in the late 19th century. Around the turn of the century design was emerging from 19th century revivalism. Designers were turning their back on the influence of the past. They were searching for new sources of imagery, and they turned to nature and to abstraction. They developed a style based on swirling, sinuous forms derived from nature but highly stylised. Much of the imagery was drawn from insects, peacocks and so on, and there w...
Published by MJ5446 93 months ago in Art & Art History | +15 votes | 7 comments
The Anti Design movement emerged in Italy in the late 1960s. It was allied with postmodernism and reacted against the doctrines of the Modern Movement. In this period, conventional Italian design was seen as the pinnacle of good taste and elegance. The Anti Design movement was made up of various avant-garde groups.
Published by MJ5446 94 months ago in Art & Art History | +11 votes | 7 comments
The Aesthetic Movement achieved notoriety as a flamboyant cultural phenomenon in the 1870s, but its essential components developed in the work of serious artist long before then. In the 1850s and 60s, trends such as RossettiÂ’s medievalism, a revival of classicism, and interest in French realism and Japanese prints were developing. These tendencies, combined with a reaction to the particularity of Genre painting and to literary, moralistic art, formed the basis of Aestheticism.
Published by MJ5446 94 months ago in Art & Art History | +10 votes | 8 comments
What were the main elements of Romantic art theory? What influence have these ideas had on subsequent ways of thinking about the meaning and significance of the visual arts (including film)?
Published by MJ5446 94 months ago in Art & Art History | +6 votes | 2 comments
The Sistine Chapel ceiling reveals a clear attempt on Michelangelo's part to reconcile Christian values with Platonic belief.
Published by MJ5446 94 months ago in Art & Art History | +10 votes | 8 comments
Saint-Sebastian so much reflects beauty and eroticism that the martyr boy has become an emblematic icon of Love and Death.
Published by Francois Hagnere 94 months ago in Art & Art History | +16 votes | 12 comments
Censorship and influence on art in Nazi Germany is discussed along with exploration of the politicizing of the arts.
Published by Judith Barton 95 months ago in Art & Art History | +7 votes | 3 comments
Modernity and the archaic in the painting of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.
Published by MJ5446 96 months ago in Art & Art History | +4 votes | 3 comments
Art history lessons, realism and impressionism. Integrate these lessons into home school or public school classroom.
Published by Judith Barton 97 months ago in Art & Art History | +1 votes | 0 comments
Brief overview of Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. Explanation of what it means to be a Renaissance man.
Published by Judith Barton 98 months ago in Art & Art History | +3 votes | 5 comments
The oldest Am radio station in the world stopped broadcasting Jan 29, 2010.
Published by carol roach 99 months ago in Art & Art History | +15 votes | 14 comments
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