Essays Tagged: "Conceptual art"

Eliminating The Aesthetic: The Validity of Conceptual Art

In the late 1960s, several artists involved in the development of Conceptual Art (notably the Americans Joseph Kosuth and Sol LeWitt, and the Anglo/American group Art ... artists themselves began to argue for a separation between aesthetics and art..I believe that such Conceptual Artists portray immense skill in presenting and communicating powerful messages. In contr ... ation.Although Perceptual art demonstrates skill in the manipulation of visual media and techniques Conceptual Art grasps the audience by making them think more and can often overwhelm the viewer with ...

(5 pages) 108 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Conceptual Art Discuss the relation of Minimalism and Immateriality to Conceptual art.

Conceptual Art"In Conceptual Art the idea of concept is the most important aspect of the work. When ... Conceptual Art the idea of concept is the most important aspect of the work. When an artist uses a conceptual form of art, it means that all the planning and decisions are made beforehand and the exe ... perfunctory affair. The idea becomes a machine that makes the art"-Sol Lewitt (From "Paragraphs on Conceptual Art" 1967)Conceptual art is a modern art practice in which the idea or ideas that a work ...

(6 pages) 78 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Concept Art War is Over! John Lennon, Yoko Ono's Campeign Christmas 1969

all these individual works coming together to form one beautiful movement is a fantastic example of conceptual art. Conceptual art is something that has been at the back of my mind for a long t ... thought provoking, elegant, and efficient is art in my book, and just may fall into the category of conceptual art.

(2 pages) 28 1 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Land Art.

During the 1960s, Conceptual art was a growing trend in postwar art. The political strife of that time, as well as the ... variable and organic location. Many of these artists had at first been involved with Minimalism and Conceptual Art, but had later become disillusioned with gallery-bound art. Robert Morris, for exampl ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.4 Oct/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Moshekwa Langa

Moshekwa Langa's awe-inspiring innovations in conceptual art and outstanding adeptness at combining political, social and personal issues has made ... feeling of oneness he attempts to achieve with the material he assembles, resulting in the profound conceptual art he well known for.Skins (1996) immediately conjures up images of genocide, slaughter ... balance of subtlety and boldness, Fault Lines is a stunning example of the epitome of South African conceptualism, and the success of Moshekwa Langa in general proves conceptualism is a dominant art m ...

(1 pages) 22 0 3.7 Jul/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Art is Life

nished product. I consider this art because of the time and dedication required for such a work.For Conceptual Art, I chose a work by Simon Sterling called The Shed and The Bike. It won the 2005 Turne ... s such a system of principles and methods (, 2006). Many people have argued about this being Conceptual Art. Everyone has a different concept on what art is, just look at how many meanings ther ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Art Essays


so influenced many other schools of art such as Constructivism, Letterism, Fluxus, Pop- and Op-art, Conceptual art, and Minimalism.(6) The history, the influence, the importance, and the artists of th ...

(16 pages) 61 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ange leccia: La Deraison du Louvre.2006

not to try to approach art from new aesthetic or philosophy but prefers to confront the stories of conceptual art and formalism from a subjective, emotional point of view."My work is doubtlessly nost ... rk is doubtlessly nostalgic, poetic…. I am willing to accept these terms occulted by the neo-conceptual, post-Duchampian heritage… but I've also been able to make austere pieces. There h ...

(1 pages) 531 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

I got an A in this essay its really great essay.

. The eight different type of art are: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Photography, Printmaking, Conceptual Art, Installation Art, and Performance Art. Each of these different types of art has thei ... eight different types which are again: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Photography, Printmaking, Conceptual Art, Installation Art, and Performance Art. Painting is the first type of art which I wil ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 May/2012

Subjects: Art Essays

vapd assessment

rtwork, world and audience through the making of a body of work Have you given consideration to the conceptual framework of art. Have you applied and discussed the role of the artist, audience, artwor ... show how your initial ideas can be adopted through the subject matter and forms.H5: demonstrates conceptual strength in the production of a body of work that exhibits coherence and may be interpret ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays