Essays Tagged: "Fountain"

Fountain by Duchamp Analyze and illustrate by example the 'anti-art' nature of Dada. Who were they angry with and why?

ed strange, but the music was the same."The work most closely associated with anti-art is Duchamp's Fountain; a urinal signed R. Mutt and positioned so the surface normally mounted on a wall, became i ... a urinal signed R. Mutt and positioned so the surface normally mounted on a wall, became its base. Fountain belongs to a broad category of objects called "ready mades". The ready-mades were mass-prod ...

(7 pages) 92 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Pandoras Box: Have Postmodern Artists Gone too Far?

thered the cause or contributed to the amoral excesses of postmodern art? Namely, as with Duchamp's Fountain, to offend the sensibilities of the art going public. Cultural Gothic by P. McCarthy is a g ...

(6 pages) 40 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

Pandoras Box: Have Postmodern Artists Gone too Far?

thered the cause or contributed to the amoral excesses of postmodern art? Namely, as with Duchamp's Fountain, to offend the sensibilities of the art going public. Cultural Gothic by P. McCarthy is a g ...

(6 pages) 45 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

How Artworks Interpret Ideas and Values of the World

pinion of the artist, which inevitably affects the resulting artwork they create.Marcel Duchamp's, 'Fountain' and Rachel Whiteread's, 'House' are two artworks which were produced with strong backgroun ... it was this attitude that Duchamp maintained that accompanied and accentuated his artworks such as 'Fountain'.As part of his 'The Ready-mades" collection, 'Fountain' is the sculpture that Duchamp was ...

(5 pages) 56 0 4.4 Feb/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Stuff

ourselves with, and how looking at them defines our very being.Marcel Duchamp's use of a urinal in Fountain (1917) marks an important point in art history. Before this, artwork relied greatly on hand ... amps urinal brought about a very impersonal feeling. His lack of manipulation or decision making in Fountain leave us unable to explore it formally. As objects are continually reproduced, their identi ...

(13 pages) 17 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

One Fine Day

ss in brown hall, I looked at the sky. I noticed how the water sparkled on the surface of the water fountain in front of the magnificent Miller Auditorium. the ripples of light that were reflected on ... and yellow over the crisp green grass. The sound of the water droplets falling back into the water fountain base made a melody like an early spring rain.There was a large group of students walking in ...

(4 pages) 530 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Secret

Proposal for Maintenance on Drinking Fountain UnitsA ProposalbyLex Deo R. EsposoJoshua A. LorinSubmittedonFebruary 24, 2014For theColumba ... , 2014For theColumban College Staff DepartmentProposal DocumentProposal for Maintenance on Drinking Fountain Units1. IntroductionThis document proposes a response. It is about the some Drinking Founta ... ment proposes a response. It is about the some Drinking Fountain all over the campus. Some drinking fountain are not working, others look like they are not safe because of the filter that is turning i ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers