Essays Tagged: "Avant-Garde"

Biography of Pablo Ruiz y Picasso

elona Academy of Fine Arts from the age of 14, he experimented in his youth with nearly all of the "avant-garde styles" current at the turn of the century.He also became known for his sculpture , draw ...

(3 pages) 236 0 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

_Understanding the Obsession_, a psychological examination of the main character's sexual compulsions in Oshima's "In the Realm of the Senses".

ion and gratuitous amounts of sex. With the choice that many consider daring and that was certainly avant-garde of pulling no punches in the portrayal of the sexual relationship between Sada and Kichi ... oupling of Sada and Kichi's destructively complimentary paraphilias. It's tragic to the devotee of avant-garde cinema, especially so to the lover and scholar of alternative Japanese cinema, that the ...

(6 pages) 96 0 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Feminine Perspectives Presented in Shakespeare's Play "Much Ado about Nothing"

a way of describing the view of life through female eyes. The outlets used to show examples of this avant-garde usage of the expression come in the form of two cousins with very different yet analogou ...

(5 pages) 45 0 3.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare


ch of his life painting, sculpting, making ceramics, and doing graphic artwork. His style was quite avant-garde and unique, and he changed it many times during his career. Picasso was one of the artis ...

(4 pages) 98 0 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Definition of Avant Garde with reference to Drama, Dance, Music and Performance. With the influence Richard Schechner had on our piece.

ry, a multifaceted, antirealistic reaction erupted.Many movements, generally lumped together as the avant-garde, attempted to suggest alternatives to the realistic drama and production. Paralleling mo ... ch all dramatic elements are unified, preferably under the control of a single artistic creator.The avant-garde choreographers can be characterized by, in general having a less formal attitude towards ...

(6 pages) 91 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Piet Mondrian.

Up until 1908, his paintings reflected the conventional Dutch landscapes. In 1909 he recognized the avant-garde art movements of the time, such as Dutch Impressionism, Fauvism, and Symbolism, and thus ...

(2 pages) 61 0 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Picasso is considered the most famous artist of the 20th Century.

elona Academy of Fine Arts from the age of 14, he experimented in his youth with nearly all of the "avant-garde styles" current at the turn of the century. He enjoyed painting pictures of the city lif ...

(4 pages) 112 0 3.2 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The influence of Australian women on Modernism in Australian Art.

deal the nineteenth century had cherished. Some supporters of the modern movement maintain that the avant-garde artists in the early twentieth century gave up attempting to imitate nature because that ...

(7 pages) 66 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Discuss how modernity has influenced the practice of artists- Pablo Picasso;Jackson Pollock and Josef Albers

Modernism is a general term applied retrospectively to the wide range of experimental and avant-garde trends in the literature and other arts of the early 20th century. Modernist art is char ... : conventions of realism ... or traditional meter. Modernist artists tended to see themselves as an avant-garde, disengaged from bourgeois values, and disturbed their audience by adopting complex and ...

(9 pages) 155 0 3.2 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Pablo Picasso

and avant-garde opinions and abandoned their idea of fame through their son (Duane 17). Casagemas had be ... rformers were considered to be social outsiders, some suggest the figures in the painting represent avant-garde artists such as Picasso himself, that the painting is an autobiographical statement, a g ...

(5 pages) 62 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Juan Gris (1887 - 1927)

drid 1887;; in 1906 he fled to France to avoid military conscription, where he joined the circle of avant-garde poets and artists (which included Braque). His first works were post-impressionist still ...

(4 pages) 50 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

"Why was Mussolini able to get to power in 1922?"

lst on the right, the Italian Nationalist Association, the Futurists, D'Annunzio and the Florentine avant-garde were most active. Despite their efforts, the parliamentary system remained stable, mainl ...

(6 pages) 85 1 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Guggenheim Museum Bilbao - Research assignment

Public OpeningStyle Of Architecture The Guggenheim Museum is a post-modernist piece of avant-garde architecture. It is difficult to categorise because of its unusual and unique shape. Som ...

(2 pages) 112 2 4.5 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Brief notes on Dance postmodernism

so people could not copy them easily.The dance company started as a drop in centre later became an avant-garde for experimental dance.Created new movements, pushing the boundaries more than Cunningha ...

(1 pages) 41 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Avant-garde cultures.

mpletely novel character. One of the distinguishable types of this artistic culture is the bohemian avant-garde, which tends to be alienated from all rational and utilitarian aspects of social organiz ... the liberation of spontaneity. Another type of this culture is the radical (politically committed) avant-garde, which regards itself as alienated from "oppressive" and "exploitative" political and ec ...

(2 pages) 32 0 3.4 Sep/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

"The Planet of the Apes" (Goldsmith vs. Elfman)

musical score. "The Planet of the Apes" 1968 version scored by Jerry Goldsmith is considered to be "avant-garde", and his score was considered to be groundbreaking and innovative. "The Planet of the A ...

(5 pages) 22 1 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Reflection on the first letter to the Corinthians

here's hardly anything much about Christians. Instead, it's all about Jews and Greeks. All of their avant-garde philosophies, all of their theories about worldly matters, all of the ways in which thos ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Jim Morrison

ions about his actual death in 1971. Jim Morrison set new ways to write music and poems for the new avant-garde generation that would follow in the years to come. He would inspire some of the most suc ...

(8 pages) 1212 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Robert Delaunay's Eiffel Tower

o express the dynamism of the machine age. He often painted the Eiffel Tower, which was regarded by avant-garde artists as the ultimate symbol of the machine age. In the Eiffel tower series he experim ...

(1 pages) 12 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Avant-Garde Architecture o

Louvre in Paris. For these reasons, I.M. Pei seems to be an architect who exhibits interest in the avant-garde through both the creative design and aestheticism of his architecture.Pei was born in Ch ... the Baroque style of the Louvre itself.When the pyramid was completed in 1989, Pei?s expression of avant-garde art was not entirely accepted. Many critics praised the aspiration with which the archit ...

(5 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community