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3 Research Items
June 2016 - July 2016
June 2016 - June 2016
In this essay I will evaluate a memorial in relation to form and function, there- fore I will be looking at the memorial’s aesthetics, audience, history and memory. Throughout the essay, I will be focusing on the Lincoln Memorial located on Washing- ton DC’s National Mall. The Lincoln Memorial is seen to be a gathering place for numerous groups to...
In this essay I will look into the rise of suburbia and how the suburban housing estates have altered the American landscape. In order to complete my essay, I will relate the development of 20th century suburbia to Dan Graham’s Alternation to a Suburban House and Homes for America. Then I will research the establishment of Levittown and use Kelly B...
In this essay I will be looking at the influence of Thomas Moran’s 1872 landscape painting titled Grand Canyon of Yellow stone on the development of the National Park of Yellowstone in 1872. I will explore the controversy that is linked with the development of the National Park and relate it to Moran’s landscape painting.
In this essay I will explore the style, content and medium of three art works. First, I will analyze Jacques-Louis David’s Mars Being Disarmed by Venus and her Three Graces painted in 1824, and then I will examine Mars with Mars and Venus United by Love, created by Paolo Veronese in 1570. Finally I will compare these two with my final painting, Pet...
In this essay I will explore the formation and history of Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery. I will discuss the donor collections and then compare these to Liverpool’s National Museum, The Walker Art Gallery. I will use selected source material to develop the thoughts that I present in this essay.
White Star Champagne by Moët and Chandon is a colour lithograph that takes the form of an advertisement, which depicts a young woman wearing a pale pink dress, holding a basket that holds a vine of red grapes. She is standing in front of a gold background, intertwined with flowers. It is assumed Mucha used a prostitute as the model for the subject...
The Courtauld Gallery holds the donated, private collection of Samuel Courtauld, and is located in the elegant setting of Somerset House, London. Somerset House was built in the Neo-Classical style; imitating Greek and Roman Temples, therefore suggesting those who visit are civilized and search enlightenment from the old Masters. The Courtauld is m...