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Art

            Art refers to the application of human skill and imagination. It may involve the application of visual form, painting, sculpture, among other attributes. Art is appreciated primarily for its emotional power and beauty. In thi...

Buddhism and Visual Culture

                Buddhist religion is common in the Asian region. Over time, Buddhism has evolved from a simple doctrine to a complicated cosmology with several figures and symbols (Danto, 1991). This is the same course that any religion ...

The Calling of Saint Matthew

            Caravaggio’s The Calling of Saint Matthew is a Baroque era oil canvas painting measuring 127 by 130 inches. The large painting is considered to be one of  his greatest works, completed during his prime years. In the painting,...

Art in Healing Rituals

              Art has always been a part of our lives since time immemorial. It is the ability to allow us to fully express ourselves that could be the reason as to why art is a very powerful aspect of our lives. Over the years, art as a...

Renaissance

            During the early Renaissance, paintings represented deposits of social relationship and artists were substantially supported by the wealthy merchants and rulers. These artists were famous during their times. With the fame, ma...

Beyoncé and the Grammays

           Beyonce presented powerful renditions of Sandcastles and Love Drought in which she made use of holograms, headpieces, and digital screens (Beyoncé and the Grammays). The performance evoked religious symbolism from the goddesse...

Urbanization

           Urbanization means an increase in the proportion of people who live in the rural area when compared to those who live in the rural area. The Urban area is primarily well built up regions such as cities or towns while the rural...

Portrait Genre

Throughout American photography history, people have created different photographs with various materials, and each of them has different purposes. However, people started to categorize photographic works on a style and intention basis t...

Metropolitan Museum of Art

        Winslow Homer is one of classic American painters especially famous for his marine paintings. His oil painting on canvas “The Gulf Stream” is probably his most noteworthy one. He painted it in 1899 but he also added a few quite i...

20TH CENTURY MODERN ART

Abstract expressionism, which is mainly characterized by gestural brush strokes or mark making and the impression of spontaneity, is a type of American painting developed in New York after the World War II in the 1940s (Balken, 2005). Ja...

The Baroque Art

Bernini’s Ecstasy of St. Teresa Bernini was a prominent sculptor in Rome. He worked on the sculpture of the Ecstasy of Saint Teresa between the years 1647 and 1652. Bernini designed the chapel as a theater of his sculpture. The statue is...

Virginia Fifield contemplation/Hurricane

The ‘Last Conversation Piece’ is composed of five similar figures. Each figure has a conical shape with a bulging bottom. The figures are in the form of human statues with no legs but have medial lines that indicate their directions of m...

Virginia Fifield contemplation/Hurricane

  Have you been to Coral Springs Museum before? If you never have, you should decide to visit this art and gallery exhibition. During my visit to the Coral Museum, I had the chance to see various photos that feature the photo of Charcoal...

VIOLENCE

Violence is the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual against oneself, another person or against a group or community which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in injury, death, psychologica...

Reflection on Media Industry

             The rapid change in technology influences the media industry. Thus, the media industry is a dynamic sector of an economy. The current technological changes present both opportunities and challenges for the industry and its p...

Questions to use completed

Week 3 1Briefly, discuss the differences between Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic Greek Sculpture. Use 3 short paragraphs, approx. five sentences each. Select and identify ("title", date made & the illustration number from the textbook...

Priestess of Delphi by John Maler Collier

Romanticism or Romantic Era refers to a philosophical or artistic movement of the literary style of criticism that began around 1800s and gained momentum around 1850. It started mainly as an artistic movement in Europe, France, and Brita...

ARCHITECTURE-RITUAL SPACES

In contemporary moment, initiation of any new construction especially a ritual space, a ceremony called "breaking-down" must be conducted. The tradition ceremony is significantly done to keep or rather indicate the kickoff of a project. ...

Mona Lisa and Sistine Chapel Image Analysis

The Mona Lisa painting is an artwork done by Leonardo da Vinci. The medium of the painting is oil on wood, and it is a famous portrait of the Italian Renaissance period dated 1503-3. The painting is the portrait of a female. According to...

Political Science

The power of the executive branch is limited by the constitution through a system of checks and balances (Wasserman & Wasserman, 2014). The bill of rights protects the liberties and privacy of the people. Freedoms as well as rights are s...

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