Essays Tagged: "Contemporary art"

Los Angeles Museum of Art Review.

nd they were all of things that my faith has been teaching me as I have been growing up.I found the Contemporary Art of that building rather silly. For most of it seemed like it was simple to make and ...

(2 pages) 55 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

The contemporary art of Arab women

The contemporary art of Arab women reveals a growing self-awareness rooted in admiration, revulsion and ... mbols for revolution and protest. Triki's engravings on wood are a subtle synthesis of symbols from contemporary Tunisian culture and traditional imagery from local architecture. Baya, who was born in ... ic icons with representations of birds, both real and imagined.Another artist who joins ancient and contemporary references is Liliane Karnouk from Egypt. "My paintings are in search of a definite cul ...

(22 pages) 211 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays


ulpture of a human - like Michelangelo's David, but we were never really taught that conceptual and contemporary art were 'proper' forms of art, even though it was established in the sixties. It made ... into people's ideas of what art should be was the reason it was called 'conceptual'.Conceptual and contemporary art got a huge reaction out of people because they felt conned and marginally embarrass ...

(2 pages) 121 2 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Are the changing attitudes from traditional religions to more new age religions being reflected by some of the participants on the Blake prize?

The prestige of the 'Blake' has been founded on its independence and its committed encouragement of contemporary artists. The Blake Prize has been very successful considering that there are no secure ... eligion and art. They conceived the idea of founding a prize for religious art, which would attract contemporary artists and so restore the split relationship between religion and art, which has been ...

(2 pages) 28 2 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Art 100 visual art piece of paleolithic era

1) recording history and 2) giving a view of the type of styles that have come and gone. As seen in contemporary art today, we see these many styles from the past. The Dream Beginning is a contemporar ... visiting the Guggenheim Hermitage Museum in Las Vegas, I stumbled upon the Dream Beginning. It is a contemporary piece from Jicao Feng, this piece is oil on canvas, width: 29.1 (74 cm) height: 23.2 (5 ...

(4 pages) 68 0 3.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Newfound Appreciation.

ewfound Appreciation Who is this man referring to himself as my tour guide, and just what is contemporary art? There I stood that Wednesday afternoon with my college Composition class in the en ... in the entryway to the Daum Museum. To be honest, I was tired, hungry, and had no desire to look at contemporary art. We were there to observe what the guide of our tour described as "great pieces of ...

(3 pages) 27 0 0.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Modernist art is fundamentally about the question - what is art?

ly about asking the question - what is art?'DiscussIntroductionThe attempt to produce a response to contemporary visual art or to any particular examples of it, such as Andy Warhol and David Hockney, ... became more clearly relevant during the later post World War 2 era. A highly productive market for contemporary art emerged in the 1960s portraying strong stylistic paroxysms. These paroxysms had var ...

(3 pages) 85 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

"The Monkey Trial" Scopes vs. State by Alexander Schmit.

Jazz flowed through the veins of the young as fluently as did alcohol. Prohibition was questioned, contemporary art was abstract, as was the thoughts of the young(Hanson, Linder).They argued mainstre ...

(4 pages) 31 0 2.5 Sep/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

A review on the 2006 Biennale Art Show, Sydney.

nd. These artworks are being shown at some of Sydney's most famous art venues such as the Museum of Contemporary Art and The Art Gallery of New South Wales.The Biennale originally started in Venice, I ... cross the world. It was held every two years, and still is today. It is one of the most prestigious contemporary Art exhibitions.Since 1973 the Biennale of Sydney exhibitions have presented the work o ...

(2 pages) 614 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Art Essays

The Metropolitan Museum of very important Art presents: C

wing artist's like Cezanne and Van Gogh (post mortem of course), and going on to become the leading contemporary art dealer of that era.In true post modernists fashion, I decided to bring an ex Pagan ... rdless, this room takes the viewer out with a good closing selection or his lesser seen work.What a contemporary lesson this show teaches us about the nature of the art world. Had it not been for Ambr ...

(4 pages) 39 0 4.6 Oct/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Art Essay on Critics and Historians

success or not, as the techniques them employ in their writing is candid and direct in deliverance.Contemporary art critics are no longer restrained by a conventional and rigid society, and therefore ...

(5 pages) 22 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: Art Essays

Out Gues Speakers

Our Guest Speakers The three guest speakers we had at the contemporary art class this quarter were very useful in the information that they gave. All the gues ...

(2 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Shusterman and the aesthetic e

stood the notion of the aesthetic experience and how this is not only relevant but important to the contemporary art world. In this essay, I will explore Shusterman's ideas concerning these concepts, ... esthetic object as it stands comparison with another similar object. Person A attends the Museum of Contemporary Art and is confronted with a veritable deluge of paintings, sculptures or any such obje ...

(7 pages) 896 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Contemporary Art

Universal" Art is universal. Language, time, and culture can be shown in a moment of appreciation. Contemporary Art celebrates colors and shapes without giving an exact image. However it illustrates ... it people can create a fantasy of colors by looking at the painting different extensions. Sometimes contemporary art seems to be about nothing at all. But there is a reason. To discover what it is inv ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Manet's Portrait of Olympia

2 sources presented in MLA format.Manet's Portrait of "Olympia"Edouard Manet was truly a pioneer of contemporary art. His controversialpainting of a woman he called Olympia-an unclad prostitute-made h ... orshipped, not salacious prostitutes. Manet used the idea of nudity but in a totallydifferent, more contemporary light than his predecessors. He captured the standard ofbeauty during his day therefore ...

(2 pages) 18 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

© MURAKAMI : "Art can be anything you want in a variety of styles."

uitton in 2003 . Murakami Takashi is a pop artist of a new type created by Otaku culture that leads contemporary art world of Japan . He became the most influential fashion super star in the world, ba ... e of Japanese society, inspired by traditional Japanese culture to comment on their relationship to contemporary life. The works reflect low culture and are created something attractive novelty. What ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Organizational Behavior

n. An example of enhancement of job satisfaction is what has taken place at Microsoft Corporation. "Contemporary art is displayed at Microsoft's corporate campus for employees' enjoyment. Other benefi ...

(3 pages) 42 1 3.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication