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The Art of Art

The Art of Art

Project Report 1:The Meat (Recorded transcript: 10/14/1996) Doctor: This specimen… is.. undeniably, something quite odd… I’ve never seen anything like it before in my life. The specimen appears to be just a chunk of meat. Nevertheless, it contains signs of intelligence. It can…. morph itself. Change the biological structure of it’s mass, into different shapes.

What is Surrealism? Art Movements & Styles

What is Surrealism? Art Movements & Styles

Think Surrealism and you may think of visual artists like Salvador Dalí or Rene Magritte but the movement actually began in literature in 1924,through the poet André Breton. Influenced by the writings of Sigmund Freud Surrealists saw the subconscious as the means of revolution and sought nothing less than to change the world. Surrealism rose

Why study History of Art?

Why study History of Art?

Hi, we all study History of Art, and we’d like to tell you why it’s such a great subject to study at University. In an increasingly global visual culture, a History of Art degree not only provides you with a sharp eye for detail but it also gives you; a valuable insight into the past,

The Evolution of Art (and how it Shaped the Modern World)

The Evolution of Art (and how it Shaped the Modern World)

Art. It’s a word that is associated with a great deal of professions in today’s world and your thoughts as to what it pertains to will vary, as well your feelings towards it. Some choose to admire art, to study it vigorously, to display their talent with glee or reluctance and others might choose to

Purdue University Art History

Purdue University Art History

studies in art history cover all major periods from antiquity to the present including exciting courses in Islamic Asian and Latin American art art history introduces students to professional museum practices including the preparation and installation of public exhibitions very typical Remington's style as an artist he shows a group of four horsemen dashing forward

Study Art & Design using Art UK | Art UK

Study Art & Design using Art UK | Art UK

if you're studying for a qualification in art and design you might sometimes feel overwhelmed by the task of researching artists and finding inspiration art UK can help we are digitizing the UK's art collection and have set up a number of tools to help you learn more about art and discover amazing artists art

Art History: A Very Short Introduction | Dana Arnold

Art History: A Very Short Introduction | Dana Arnold

The first one is a very obvious question. What is art history? What is it? Is it history of art? Dowe tell histories of paintings? Or is it that art itself has a history that'sdifferent from historical figures and periods and so on so that's the firstthing I think you need to think about. The