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The depiction of violence in high culture art or mass media has been the subject of considerable controversy and debate for centuries. In Western art, graphic depictions of the Passion of Christ have long been portrayed, as have a wide range of depictions of warfare by later painters and graphic artists. Theater and, in modern times, cinema have often featured battles and violent crimes, while images and descriptions of violence have always been a part of literature.
Women, for example, can signal their grief with Lana Del Rey-style ostrich feathers the colour of an oil-slick, or a cascade of jet beads, or a netted veil. Men, on the other hand, must make-do with a suit — one that will inevitably be reused for the office or a wedding. InGerman author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe wrote a novel called The Sorrows of Young Wertherabout an artist tormented by quarter-life angst and his unrequited love for a woman named Charlotte.
We approach these goals through readings, lectures, class discussions, quizzes, and papers that integrate experience with study. One theme this semester will be art as creative response to the actuals and potentials of beauty on all levels, material, intellectual, and spiritual. Text: 1 Stephen David Ross, ed.
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A particular ideal of femininity which has long been popular in our culture is the image of the esthetically perfect but behaviorally compliant woman. By comparing two clinical cases, I have attempted to show that this stylized image is sometimes part of a specific defensive structure, enacted in extreme forms as part of a perverse ritual. The idealized image is a secondary formation with roots in early transitional representations.
FR - EN. There was an ongoing debate among the intellectual circles in Belgian Congo as well as in Europe, about the acculturation of African artists under the influence of colonization. The question was namely whether European esthetic canons should be introduced in the education of African artists. Erna Vamos, in the absence of anthropologic education but with her capacity for observation, her experience acquired in Chad rural areas and her artistic intuition, expressed her own opinion on this issue in an article published in
About The Film. Slide title Write your caption here. When professional photographer Sam Holden died suddenly at the age of 44 inhe left behind boxes of analog, hand-printed photographs that demonstrated enormous range and a definitive brazen style that playfully pushed boundaries whether it was for an alt weekly or for a glossy advertising spread. But it was his fetish work where he threw down all his stops.