Art History Essays

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Introduction to film theory and criticism

Subject: Art
Pages: 5
Words: 1470
Rating: 4,8

The death drive Summary Cinema and narratives possess a richness suggesting an ancient destiny fulfillment. With a different degree of triumph, The Magic Lantern, as…

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Orientalism

Subject: Art
Pages: 5
Words: 1290
Rating: 4,8

Orientalism is simply the representation of the Arab world in a prejudiced way that is considered an embodiment of the colonialist perspective. The repertory of…

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Graffiti art

Subject: Art
Pages: 6
Words: 1498
Rating: 4,7

Since the birth and development of humanity, people have been looking for different ways to express themselves, their feelings, emotions, render life experiences etc. Everything…

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Neoclassicism in Moliere’s Tartuffe

Subject: Literature
Pages: 5
Words: 1247
Rating: 4,7

Introduction The neoclassicism era was a time where literature took a turn and swayed from that of the Renaissance period, as well as romanticism. It…

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Tim Burton’s gothic style

Subject: Art
Pages: 13
Words: 3294
Rating: 4,6

Summary Tim Burton has received acclaim throughout the film industry for his adaptation of a diverse number of works into his unique Gothic style. In…

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Social realities: art and war

Subject: Art
Pages: 3
Words: 610
Rating: 5,0

Similarities between Eugene Delacroix Liberty and Pablo Picasso’s Guernica The current issues of the world are usually talked about in many different ways, especially art,…

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The literary work of Flannery O’Connor

Subject: Literature
Pages: 7
Words: 1867
Rating: 4,7

Discuss the effects of regionalism-specifically that of SOUTH –in O’Connor’s work Regionalism is a term with broader connotation, which flourished in the late 19th century….

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The Gothic tradition in contemporary society

Subject: Literature
Pages: 4
Words: 1353
Rating: 4,9

Even though Gothic literature can be traced to the 1800s, within the last 20 years or so there has been a tremendous spike in the…

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Artistic biography of Sergei Eisenstein

Subject: Famous Person
Pages: 4
Words: 928
Rating: 4,8

Sergei was born on 23rd January of the year 1898 in Riga, Latvia and was argued to be of Jewish descent who became one of…

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Formalist criticism of Roger Fry and Clement Greenberg

Subject: Art
Pages: 3
Words: 883
Rating: 4,8

Roger Fry and Clement Greenberg are among the best known critics of their time although each belongs to a different school of art. Roger Fry…

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Deigo de Velazquez artwork and Caravaggio

Subject: Art
Pages: 1
Words: 195
Rating: 3,9

Diego de Velazquez was the court painter who was appointed by King Phillip IV in 1623. Many of the works of Velazquez were greatly influenced…

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Picasso Guernica, discussing the roles, functions and meaning a piece…

Subject: Art
Pages: 4
Words: 1011
Rating: 4,6

Introduction Guernica is oil on canvas painting measuring 349cm X 776cm (The Open University, 2013). The painting presents a powerful antiwar statement in modern day art….

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Art and imitation: aesthetics and the value of the beautiful

Subject: Art
Pages: 5
Words: 1326
Rating: 4,7

Since the beginning of human history, aesthetics have played an prominent role in society and culture. The study of beauty speaks to a universality that…

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Gustave Courbet versus Edouard Manet in modern art

Subject: Art
Pages: 3
Words: 900
Rating: 4,7

Gustave Courbet was a rebellious artist who in 1839 as a 20-year-old in Paris, sought to overturn the official establishment of art by introducing the…

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Arts and politics

Subject: Art
Pages: 7
Words: 1857
Rating: 4,8

Art is an illustration of what human beings cannot put into words, or language. It entails devising meanings through an intelligent agency, evoking an aesthetic…

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Tate modern’s collection

Subject: Art
Pages: 6
Words: 1664
Rating: 4,7

Tate Modern is a museum in London that contains the gallery of modern art. Tate has the art collections from 1900 to date. There are…

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