Essays Tagged: "Museums"

Washington Irving

d mans dresser. The start of one states that it is real and has been deemed so by collages and some museums. After he saw how much people liked his stories he published all of them in ' The Sketch Boo ...

(2 pages) 52 1 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors


poet with poems in hundreds of magazines, and she is also an extraordinary artist with paintings in museums that are selling for a thousand dollars. This girl is only 17. The one thing that seemed to ...

(5 pages) 305 1 4.5 Jan/1990

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

persuasive essay regarding the titanic and what should be done with the remains.

cultures and people who were on the ship. If we did bring the Titanic up would the whole ship be in museums in England and the United States. The ship is a memorial and grave yard to the 1500 people w ... t a loved one.If we bring the ship up where will all of the pieces go? If all of the pieces went to museums in England and the United States what about the one person from Nepal or some other small co ...

(2 pages) 77 2 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Claude Monet.

came very will known and his paintings today are worth millions of dollars and are found throughout museums around the world.Claude Monet was born November 14, 1840 in Paris, France. He grew up in LeH ... paintings had borne the title, Impression: Sunrise.Monet's paintings are famous and can be found in museums around the world. Among the best known of these series which were exhibited in groups, are t ...

(3 pages) 111 1 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Education in Great Britain.

ates and in the achievement of a high standard of living for most Americans .Schools, libraries and museums provide learning opportunities for people of all ages .Development of School-SystemDuring th ...

(4 pages) 99 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Los Angeles Museum of Art Review.

it odd because my mother and my two younger siblings accompanied me, and they never come with me to museums. I wanted to laugh because I did not feel that this situation was serious. But, as I became ...

(2 pages) 55 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

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

s Take Cellini Sculpture from Art Museum in Viennaby Mark LandlerThe bane of all art collectors and museums alike, theft has become more predominant in the art world. This article is about the most re ... about the most recent heists that took place in Frankfurt, at the Kunsthistorisches Museum. As all museums, the Kunsthistorisches had top of the line security and modern technology to discourage thie ...

(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'

on this claim. It is called the Amico Library, an online collection of art pieces from thirty-nine museums all over the United States. It has a compilation of more than 100,000 paintings, sculptures ... has a compilation of more than 100,000 paintings, sculptures and photographs, supplied by the donor museums that are exquisite in detail, color and design.The Art Museum Image Consortium (AMICO), has ...

(3 pages) 60 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

An Informal Setting Experience: A Visit to the Zoological Gardens

earchers, scientists, and educators, the goals of taking our students to informal settings, such as museums, aquariums, nature centers, and zoos, should not only be to entice and expand their natural ...

(23 pages) 109 0 2.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

The City of Ephesus in Biblical Times

in the ways they lived in theirsociety. The City itself was very cosmopolitan. They had libraries, museums and Temples for one of the goddesses they worshipped named, ?Artemis Ephesia?, or ?Diana?. T ...

(11 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

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

articular the way that, nowadays, culture reproduces and makes use of images of the past. Placed in museums, on bulletin boards, on T-shirts and in advertisements, the images tell a story of us, seen ... tion to manipulate our view over the past. By means of the propaganda we are experiencing nowadays, museums have acquired besides the cultural, educational and aesthetic function, political and social ...

(5 pages) 123 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art


by Maurice de Vlaminck, Andre Derain, and Georges Rouault. Today the works of these artists hang in museums, but in 1905 they weren't yet famous. To the public they were infamous. Their paintings were ...

(4 pages) 104 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

A comparison of how two museums present African Art. (Museums in NYC)

tory (MNH) best fits the description. To support my answer it is necessary to first compare the two museums to the point and see where the MNH held the edge. Even before comparing let us identify the ... oint and see where the MNH held the edge. Even before comparing let us identify the goal of the two museums. The MNH uses artifacts belonging to several tribes to express their complex culture. In exp ...

(6 pages) 74 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Personal Response Essay to Chapter One of "Talking God" by Tony Hillerman

rial ground. When he demands to have them returned to their correct home, Ms. Perry states that the museums policy is "if an Indian tribe wanted ancestral bones returned, it had only to ask for them a ... s. Perry's grandparents' bones to her. When I read this, it really hit me how the Indians felt when museums take their ancestors bones. When the author expressed it this way, it really made me think: ...

(2 pages) 30 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Materials and techniques of Jackson Pollock, Godfrey Miller and Pablo Picasso

We visit museums and galleries not just to view and comment on artworks that we see. We go to these places be ...

(8 pages) 77 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

The Museum as a Way of Seeing

hat you grasp no idea where Alpers is going with the essay until the 3rd paragraph that starts "The museums of Europe........". I find myself at this point in the essay asking myself "What the hell w ... ragraphs for?". She starts off by talking about a museum in Cambridge, and then goes into European museums. A separation starts taking place right in the beginning of the essay that confuses the rea ...

(1 pages) 31 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Searching Into the Past

here. As a moderately successful anthropological expert, the life of David Thompson revolved around museums, libraries, and dig sites. "Be honest with yourself, David," he thought. "The discovery of S ...

(23 pages) 28 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

"Museums and art galleries exhibit cultural traditions". Discuss this statement with reference to an exhibition you have seen. (Brisbane Art Gallery)

Museums and art galleries do exhibit cultural traditions to a certain extent, but often try to confr ... challenging the mainstream becomes a challenge in itself. Opinions and beliefs change over time so museums and art galleries exhibit a range of works to appeal to a wide audience and present new idea ... ge is fulfilled. Confronting an audience ultimately creates more interest in the art, which is what museums and galleries are for.

(5 pages) 56 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Marketing Plan for Ministry of Tourism

constitute a perfect climate for tourism. She's considered to be one of the world's largest natural museums with its various kinds of artefacts, ancient buildings and castles that belong to 20 differe ...

(24 pages) 221 1 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Lost In A World Of Touching.

ing you smileSunday driving roads the hills takeCamping, waking, making eggsKnowing art better than museumsWhen people ask I tell themYou're an angel's type of devilPissant At An Old Atomic AgeWhen I ...

(1 pages) 440 0 1.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories