Essays Tagged: "art academy"

Hitler and the Rise of National Socialism.

order town of Braunau am Inn in 1889. When he was seventeen, he was refused admission to the Vienna Art Academy, having been found insufficiently talented. He remained in Vienna, however, where he led ... h bravery in the German army during World War I, he joined the right-wing Bavarian German Workers' Party in 1919. The following year, the party changed its name to the National Socialist German Worker ...

(5 pages) 58 1 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Jim Dine's biography and in depth descriptions and interpretations of many of his works.

g and his childhood memories are pleasant ones.He took his first painting classes at the Cincinnati Art Academy, while in high school. He then went on to attend the University of Cincinnati, the schoo ... ol. He then went on to attend the University of Cincinnati, the school of the Boston Museum of Fine arts, and Ohio University where (in 1957) he received his BFA. Dine moved to New York City, in 1958 ...

(5 pages) 68 0 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Pablo Picasso

ssed friend prompted Picasso to move onto Madrid after only one night in Barcelona. A true starving artist in Madrid, Picasso hardly Pablo Ruiz Picasso was born in October of 1881, in Malaga Spain, to ... , in Malaga Spain, to Maria Picasso Lopez and Don Jose Ruiz Blasco, who worked as a museum curator, art teacher, and an average painter (Duane 10). Pablo was encouraged at a very early age to paint an ...

(5 pages) 62 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Piet Mondrian

NDPiet Mondrian was born Pieter Cornelias Mondrian Jr. in the Netherlands in 1872 and studied at an art academy called the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam from 1892 to 1897. Mondrian' ... ormed his non-objective Neo-Plastic style.Mondrian met Bark van der Leck in 1916 and joined his new art alliance De Stijl, which also involved Theo van Doesburg and Georges Vantorgerloo. De Stijl exte ...

(4 pages) 44 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Itzchak Tarkay

A year later the war was over and he returned home to subotica, where he developed an interest in art. During his time at school he won a prize for excellence in painting. Then in 1949 he is famil ... Ya'akov. The next two years was spent in kibbutz.Tarkay received a scholarship to the bezalel art academy in Jerusalem in 1951, a year later Tarkay had to leave the academy due to difficult fina ...

(1 pages) 921 0 2.3 Jun/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler was born in Australia, 1889. He was a poor student and rebellious. He wanted to study art and tried to get into an Art Academy, but he failed the exams. He was the son of Alois Hitler, a ... hen he came back to Munich, he joined a lot of other nationalistic veterans in the German workers' party.In 1920, the German Workers' Party changed its name to the National Socialist German Workers, o ...

(4 pages) 43 0 2.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Adolf Hitler

were defeated in 1945. Hitler, the Nazi ruler, planned to wipe out the entire Jewish population as part of his plan to conquer the world. By the end of the war, 1945, the Nazi?s had killed about six m ... hen Adolf was six years old, his father retired and moved near Linz, Austria. This was when Adolf started going to elementary school. Adolf was a good student in elementary school, but a poor student ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Essay on Gerhard Richter

an advertising and stage-set painter. Next he applied to study at the Dresden University of Visual Arts, but got rejected, however he was accepted into the Dresden Art Academy soon afterwards in 1951 ... any in 1956, two months before the Berlin wall was built. From 1961 to 1964, Richter studied at the Arts Academy of Dusseldorf under Karl Otto Gotz. Richter also then taught for a year at a college in ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Art Essays