Essays Tagged: "Art museum"

Critique Essay on, "Thieves Take Cellini Sculpture from Art Museum in Vienna" NY Times, May 2003

This article is a summary of the New York Times Article reporting the theft of the Cellini sculpture from ... of the Cellini sculpture from an Art Museum in Vienna. The assignment was to read and critique the article, stating your views about the article and what you felt the author could have done better.SO ... or could have done better.SOURCE:New York TimesDATE:May 13, 2003Thieves Take Cellini Sculpture from Art Museum in Viennaby Mark LandlerThe bane of all art collectors and museums alike, theft has becom ...

(3 pages) 62 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Critique Essay on the NY Times Article 'Far-Flung Artworks, Side by Side Online'

Write a summary essay on any article that deals with modern day art. State your feelings on the article and if there is any other ... any other information the writer should have added.SOURCE: New York TimesDATE:May 22, 2003Far-Flung Artworks, Side by Side OnlineBy Matthew MirapeaulWhile researching for many of the topics in this cl ... e across invaluable online resources. Many websites claimed to have museum quality reproductions of artwork, but I found the pictures lacking of the passion and feeling. However, there a website that ...

(3 pages) 60 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

An essay contrasting the advantages of Flight or Invisibility when given the chance to choose one of two super powers.. PERSUASIVE ESSAY

Expedient Stealth"Crash" you've just broken into the natural art museum and you are holding a rare African sculpture worth millions. Immediately, the alarms are ...

(1 pages) 70 1 2.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Art as manipulation in Berger's "Ways of Seeing"

Art as manipulation in Berger's "Ways of Seeing""To see only what is there is to be as blind as the ... be as blind as the night."Annalyn Joie Tran"Ways of Seeing" closely analyses the way we think about art. Indeed, perspectives on aesthetic production have a history, as John Berger states in the follo ... thetic production have a history, as John Berger states in the following phrases: "Today we see the art of the past as nobody saw it before. We actually perceive it in a different way." "Seeing comes ...

(5 pages) 123 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

"The Call to Mysticism" by Tim Holmes in the exhibit calld "Art in the Age of Terror"

The Call to MysticismThe name of the art museum I attended was Coral Springs Art Museum. The address is 2855 Coral Springs Drive in Coral ... he address is 2855 Coral Springs Drive in Coral Springs, Florida 33065. The name of the exhibit is "Art in the Age of Terror" by Tim Holmes. Tim Holmes' exhibit contained sculptures, sketches and pain ... Terror" by Tim Holmes. Tim Holmes' exhibit contained sculptures, sketches and paintings.The work of art I chose is called "The Call to Mysticism" by Tim Holmes. The work of art was created in 2001. Ti ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Ferry near Battery Park by Yvonne Jacquette

Ferry near Battery ParkThe name of the art museum I attended is the Boca Museum of Art located at 501 Plaza Real in Boca Raton, Florida 334 ... and paintings.The work I chose is called "Ferry near Battery Park" by Yvonne Jacquette. The work of art was created in 1981. Yvonne Jacquette made this painting with oil on a canvas. The approximate s ... a canvas. The approximate size of the painting is seventy-six by sixty-two inches. I arrived at the art museum and started circling the different rooms. Then I saw it, all those bright, vivid, stunnin ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

History of Busch Stadium

nderful landmarks and attractions that the city has to offer. From scenic Forest Park with the zoo, art museum and Science Center and the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial with the Arch to the spo ... f developing the layout plans and organizing the finances, the official groundbreaking or work to start occurred in 1964. After two quick, hardworking years, the stadium opened on May 12, 1966 for the ...

(4 pages) 30 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Santa Barbara Museum of Art Report (for Art Appreciation class)

My report is about my visit to the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. This is the first real art museum that I think I have ever visited. After touring all of the pa ... xhibits that were currently on display were not my taste. The main exhibition was all about Chinese art. That was definitely interesting because of the ancient history of the Chinese culture and the h ... ient history of the Chinese culture and the historic value of the exhibition was great. The Chinese art in general did not appeal aesthetically to me but it was very interesting to look at for its his ...

(2 pages) 77 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

A Midwestern Montage of Magnificence

The period of the 1930's brought many wonderful artistic revelations to the forefront. Cubism was booming, futurism was becoming a rage, and the Uni ... t. Cubism was booming, futurism was becoming a rage, and the United States was embarking on its own artistic niche of social realism and regionalism. One of those regions in the heartland of the Midwe ... and regionalism. One of those regions in the heartland of the Midwest was about to unleash its own artistic novelty at the intersection 45th St. and Rockhill Rd. There, lies one of Kansas City's most ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Museum Report.

I attended the art museum at the Getty Center built on the mountain sides of north Los Angeles. While attending t ... l Life demonstrates the power of life without an angry fist or massive physics as shown through the artworks of the Galatea. Flower Still Life has a meaning far greater than the Galatea object. The ... ge of deceit in a world of fantasy where love goes beyond reality, it is a true painting of classic art.When visiting the Getty Center I noticed that the Madonna and Child object was different fro ...

(3 pages) 79 1 4.3 Dec/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Artist Jean-Paul

I participated in an Art Exhibition by artist Jean-Paul Abou-Dib on Wednesday, January 25th at noon. Ex ... by artist Jean-Paul Abou-Dib on Wednesday, January 25th at noon. Exhibition Gallery. Because of the art gallery's location, which is next to the library, I often saw his portraits previously whenever ... , I often saw his portraits previously whenever I passed by. Without knowing any basic theory about artwork, I often concluded that those were drawings someone just did for himself or for his assignme ...

(2 pages) 25 0 1.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Paris Is Amazing

nd sights enthralled me. I think they have made an imprint in my mind not to mention a dent in my heart.I spent the day on my own but yet, I never felt lonely. I began the day with coffee and croissan ... the pavement taking in all the sights and wonders of Paris. All along the river were up and coming artists displaying their works, hackling with potential buyers. Stalls; selling T. shirts and miniat ...

(1 pages) 13 1 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Artist: Job Description Research Report

One world-famous artist, Georgia O' Keeffe, expressed how being an artist made her feel, words that many other artist ... other way--things I had no words for." It is defined simply as "the human ability to make things" ("Artist"). Indeed, art is formed in many categories, mediums, and styles. It can be anything from a c ... anything from a chef to a sculptor. Therefore, there is extraordinary opportunity for those who are artistically inclined. The career options are endless, and almost anyone has the ability for one of ...

(4 pages) 39 0 4.5 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Jackson Pollock

In recent years modern artist Jackson Pollock, also known ad "Jack the Dipper" for his revolutionary technique that f ... ing to understand why his paintings are considered so special. My favorite aunt is a curator for an art museum in Los Angeles and in the past year she did a show on Pollock's wife Lee Krasner I go the ... ing job on the north rim of the Grand Canyon. This tells a lot about whom Jackson Pollock was as an artist because he had a fear and fascination with vast open spaces, some people believe that this is ...

(4 pages) 63 0 3.0 May/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Role Of The Observer

There are two main things that can really enhance ones role as an art observer. First, exposure to art, and second is perception. Understanding these two terms will h ... becoming an informed observer is exposure. By exposure I mean getting out and physically looking at art. According the book Living with Art exposure means "looking at art, as much as possible and real ... eing it- that is heightening your perceptions of it." I believe that the more one goes out and sees art the more they can get out of it. I think that once a person studies different types of art the m ...

(2 pages) 15 0 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Mermaid

"The Mermaid" "The Mermaid", created by Howard Pyle can be found at The Deleware Art Museum. Pyle, considered by many to be the Father of American Illustration, painted this piece i ... r by the tightness of their embrace. The mermaid and the man cannot be together because they are a part of two very different worlds. This is shown by the contrasting colors of his world, the land, an ...

(2 pages) 411 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Untitled

eserve their holdings as to transmit important information to the present generation and posterity. Art museums are said to concentrate on beauty and their mission is often defined as the direct trans ... said to concentrate on beauty and their mission is often defined as the direct transmission of the artist's aesthetic understanding to the beholder through the picture or object. History museums trea ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

The Artwork That Caught My Eye

All my life I have always loved scenery base art that has a futuristic or fantasy look to it. So when I started to look for my art at the Dallas ... Museum I already had a basic idea of what to look for. In the beginning when I was looking for the art of my choice I was just playing around talking about the arts that seem to me to have no uniquen ... oking toward San Cristoforo, San Michele, and Murano; it was also the piece I was looking for.. The artwork is portrayed on oil on canvas that adds a shinning look to it; coincidently the shininess of ...

(1 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Art Museum Collection.(Final Paper)

Art Museum Collection.This paper will focus on six museum pieces related to world culture and the ar ... e classical Greek, Roman, Islamic and early Chinese civilizations. It will also cover the different art forms such as visual, architecture, literature and music. I will give you a brief description of ... ture and music. I will give you a brief description of each piece along with the different style of art form that was used. I will also share with you a brief history of the person which the piece was ...

(16 pages) 83 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

History

GIMNAZIJA DARUVARSEMINARSKI RAD IZ LATINSKOGUstanak robova pod Spartakovim vodstvomUčenik: Nastavnik:Nikola Vukelja Alojzije GrošDARUVAR, travanj 2014. U ... ;u i mnogih drugih hrabrih robova. Ovaj seminarski rad će opisivati život robova, samog Spartaka te Treći robovski rat pod vodstvom Spartaka. U zaključku ću govoriti o posljed ... . U zaključku ću govoriti o posljedicama ovoga rata i kakav je trag u povijesti ostavio Spartak. Robovi u Rimskom CarstvuVeliku ulogu u ekonomiji Rima činili su robovi. Osim fizičk ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama