Essays Tagged: "Käthe Kollwitz"

Artist - Kathe Kollwitz. Born 1867 died 1945. Disscuss how her two artworks reveal the suffering of humanity and social workind class

Art Essay - Kathe KollwitzKathe Kollwitz was born in 1867 and died in 1945. She was a powerful, intense artist who pro ... with dead child' and 'Unemployment' revel the suffering of humanity and social working class.Kathe Kollwitz was greatly influenced by the hardships of humanity, her main subjects being body language, ... as persons of character, strength and responsibility. The suffering of humanity is well depicted in Kollwitz' artwork, 'Woman with dead child' because the mother's face is hidden, showing deep sorrow. ...

(2 pages) 248 3 4.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Comparison of Printmaking Techniques

thography will be done. Using ("Mary Cassatt's" Woman Bathing, "drypoint and aquatint") and ("Kathe Kollwitz's" Death and the Mother "lithograph"), to extinguish the variant processes of the latter tw ... is then covered with paper and run through the press, printing the original crayon drawing. "Kathe Kollwitz", uses the lithograph technique to make her piece, (Death and the Mother, 1934). Depicted i ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Art in Weimar Germany

e of real cultural creativity, with developments in art, films, and many more areas.Otto Dix, Kathe Kollwitz, and George Grosz are three well-know artists at that time. They were considered as artists ... st war. His painting, The Trench, and his book of etchings showed strong anti-war statements.Karthe Kollwitz, born in 1867, attended the School for Woman Artists in Berlin. Similarly, Kollwitz was als ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Elizabeth Catlett and Kathe Kollwitz Contrasting and Comparing

Born on two different sides of the world, Catlett and Kollwitz have become greatly known artist everywhere. Printmaking has been an art form that both Cat ... or silk-screens. Some examples of these work is Harriet by Elizabeth Catlett and Outbreak by Kathe Kollwitz. Both artists have creative pieces of work in many different ways but also similar ways.Pri ... ithographs, serigraphs, and monoprints. Etching, aquatint, and soft ground were the techniques that Kollwitz used to capture the print Outbreak.Another, thing that both these prints have in common is ...

(4 pages) 1530 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Violence in Art

Zoe Mattis09/22/14AP Art HistoryViolenceBanksy's Bomb Hugger and Kollwitz's The Sacrifice both take a look at the violence of war; one of the hope and one of the hop ... democracy, peace, etc.) and presenting the violent and darker nature of war.The Sacrifice, part of Kollwitz's War series, shows a mother holding up her child. This portfolio is comprised of black and ... omprised of black and white woodcuts showing those left behind and affected by the violence of war. Kollwitz focuses primarily on mothers - a reference to her personal experience. Because of the title ...

(1 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art