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  • Baroque Art: Protestant Vs. Catholic

    Baroque: Protestant vs. Catholic Before the purity of Neoclassicism, even before the carefree artists of the Rococo era, there was the dramatic and emotive Baroque. The term "baroque" is said to have been derived from the Portuguese word for an irregular pearl, and is certainly an adequate description. In the wake of what has become known as the Protest Reformation, the Catholic Church held the infamous Council of Trent. This eighteen year deliberation addressed several

    Essay Length: 1,040 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: April 13, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Dutch Baroque Art

    LACMA: Learning about Art Can Make you Adore it The Los Angeles County Museum of Art was so large, I wasn’t sure where to begin. As my mother and I parked my car and walked towards the massive structure, I looked for the ticket booth and had already began to feel a bit overwhelmed. We continued to follow the waterworks to our right and my mother mentioned to me that it reminded her of the

    Essay Length: 269 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 20, 2009 By: July
  • Baroque Art

    The Baroque Art Style The era known as the Baroque period includes the seventeenth and most of the eighteenth centuries in Europe. The Baroque style was a style in which the art and artists of the time focused upon details and intricate designs. Their art often appeals to the mind by way of the heart. During this time the portraits began to portray modern life, and artists turned their backs on classical tradition. Much of

    Essay Length: 722 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 10, 2009 By: Yan
  • The Causes Of Discontent Between Catholics And Protestants In Ireland

    The causes of discontent between Catholics and Protestants in Ireland, and timeline: The seed of religious division in Ireland was sown by the Reformation movement and a king's desires. The reformation religious movement of the 1500's that led to Protestantism. It had a tremendous impact on social, political, and economic life, and its influences are still felt today. The movement began in 1517 when Martin Luther, a German monk, protested certain practices of the Roman

    Essay Length: 1,218 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: December 20, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Protestants Vs. Catholics

    Catholics and Protestants were in a constant power struggle to gain and maintain religious dominance in late 16th century France. Religious power was something that the Catholics had always had and they were willing to do anything to keep it that way. Protestants believed that a person had no need for the Catholic church in order to get back to God. Both Church's strong belief that they were unanimously right and intense opposition of the

    Essay Length: 574 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: April 5, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Art From Baroque Period Through The Postmodern Era

    Art from Baroque Period through the Postmodern Era Renaissance art history began as civic history; it was an expression of civic pride. The first such history was Filippo Villani's De origine civitatis Florentiae et eiusdem famosis civibus, written about 1381-82. Florentine artists revived an art that was almost dead, Villani asserts, just as Dante had restored poetry after its decline in the Middle Ages. The revival was begun by Cimabue and completed by Giotto, who

    Essay Length: 1,462 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: May 3, 2010 By: Janna
  • Art Galley

    Art Galley Last Friday, when I finished my sociology class I went to see the art exhibition by an artist named Mary Beth Heffernan. Her theme of this art is "The Soldier's Skin: An endless Edition". Since I never entered to the art galley, I was so excited and noticed that some people were making some discussion and materials. I thought I was in the wrong way, but later one of them explained to us

    Essay Length: 290 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 17, 2008 By: Max
  • Catholic Churchin The New World

    During the Middle Ages, the Catholic Church played an all-encompassing role in the lives of the people and the government. As the Dark Ages came to a close, the ideas of the Renaissance started to take hold, and the church's power gradually began to diminish. The monarchies of Europe also began to grow, replacing the church's power. Monarchies, at the close of the Middle Ages and the dawn of the Renaissance, did not so

    Essay Length: 3,391 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2009 By: Vika
  • Commercial Art

    The contemporary commercial art and design of today has no doubt been created through the heavy influences of 20th century art. Most corporations who advertise on a large scale look back to the most influential art of the past century when creating their ads. It's almost impossible to walk the city streets without being bombarded by billboards with crafty designs and catchy phrases. With a little research though, it's fairly easy to find that the

    Essay Length: 1,072 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 4, 2009 By: David
  • St. Isidore Of Seville, A Great Catholic Saint

    St. Isidore, was a great Spanish bishop, and lately in an interesting turn of events, he is now the proposed Patron saint, of the Internet. Yes, the World-Wide-Web. So, the next time you think that you will need help because your computer will crash, say a quick prayer to St. Isidore, and he will try to help you with your problem. You can even download a sound byte of the prayer. They are all available

    Essay Length: 328 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: March 16, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Present Evolution Of The Protestant Church

    Present Evolution of the Protestant Church Unfortunately, I was not able find someone to interview on the changes of the Catholic church since the meeting of the Council of II Vatican, so I had to substitute for someone who is equally wise about changes within the Protestant church over the past fifty years. The person whom I asked is my aunt who is 54 years old recollects church membership since the age of 6, so

    Essay Length: 823 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Anna
  • Art

    Bloodline: AIDS and Family The art center’s display of Kristen Ashburn, a documentary photographer, brings many to thought. How does this affect me, society, and the future? The artistic value of every emotion captured in the man y photos of families in Africa. These pictures pour emotion into the many viewing students. No one can walk out of the art center without being touched deeply by the heartbreaking display. After leaving one must imagine, what

    Essay Length: 761 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Victor
  • Art Theories And Influence On Artists

    Art Theories and Influence on Artists Essay Question: Discuss how theories about art influence the practice of artists and/or art critics or historians Practice in art refers to the decisions and actions that affect choices, perceptions, ways of working and views of an artist or art historian. Tim Storrier sums up the practice of an artist by saying that “A painting is really a graphic illustration of where a particular artist is at that point

    Essay Length: 823 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Art Research

    I can't believe it! I was just assigned the worst possible research paper topic ever by my history and language arts teacher! We have to be an art detective and discover the meaning of a piece of art. I had absolutely no interest in art so I knew writing this report would be nearly impossible. I began my search for a piece of art that was of some interest to me but I found absolutely

    Essay Length: 1,102 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Jon
  • Methods Of Protest Writing

    Any piece of writing that expresses a strong objection to a certain situation or event, with intent to convince or catalyze a change in the readers view of said situation or event, may be classified as protest writing, regardless of structure, language, audience, point of view, appeals, or support. The only factor that classifies writing as protest writing is purpose: the purpose of catalyzing change and amending the things to which the writer objects.

    Essay Length: 372 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Mike
  • Art Image Essay

    Image Essay The image is by Ronnie White, the titled Vuarnet. The image appears to be from the point of view of a prisoner in a jail cell. It includes a view of his legs and the whole perspective, the occupant's, implied eye level. From this view you see the basis of a prisoner's life, his bed, his urinal, bare necessities of life. The whole picture looks very enclosed because there is very little color

    Essay Length: 570 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Anna
  • The Responsibilities Of A Catholic Citizen In A Free Society

    Alyssa Elso 5/9/05 Prayer 1. Prayer to Saint Benedict Admirable Saint and Doctor of Humility, you practiced what you taught, assiduously praying for God's glory and lovingly fulfilling all work for God and the benefit of all human beings. You know the many physical dangers that surround us today, often caused or occasioned by human inventions. Guard us against poisoning of the body as well as of mind and soul, and thus be truly

    Essay Length: 636 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Art Museum Visit

    I went to the San Diego Museum of Art. They had all kinds of art from different time periods from different parts of the world. They had a special exhibition on Indian art and a gallery of photos about the history of America. At first I went to Asian art section, which had some stuff from Japan and a sculptures related to Buddhism. There was this collection of swords that I found kind of interesting.

    Essay Length: 704 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Stenly
  • Performing Arts

    What is Performance Art? How does it differ from Theater? The term "Performance Art" started in the United States in the 60's. It was originally used to describe any live artistic event, which included poets, filmmakers, musicians, dancers, etc. Even though the descriptive word came about in the 1960's, there were earlier precedents for performance art. The live performances of the Dadaist meshed poetry and visual arts. The German Bauhaus, founded in 1919, included theater

    Essay Length: 1,124 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Jack
  • Pop Art

    Pop Art Pop Art is a style of art, which explores the everyday imagery that is so much a part of contemporary consumer culture. Common sources of imagery include advertisements, consumer product packaging, celebrity photographs, and comic strips. The Pop Art movement originated in England in the 1950s and traveled overseas to the United States during the 1960s. Richard Hamilton and Eduardo Paolozzi, both members of the Independent Group, pioneered the movement in London in

    Essay Length: 678 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Tasha
  • American Politics And The Catholic Church

    The Catholic Church and American Government Today certain countries are very dangerous places for people to live because of religious differences that separate them from their neighbors and even themselves. Acts of terrorism are committed almost everyday by people, strictly because of differences in religion. In 1776, the framers of the United States constitution made sure that the young country would have no predominate or official faith. The First Amendment of the Bill of Rights

    Essay Length: 1,645 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Victor
  • O Brother Where Art Thou

    Jessica Torres-Zuniga Sapps ENGLE 2332 MWF 11:45-12:40 O Brother Where Art Thou? O Brother Where Art Thou?, begins with Ulysses, Pete and Delmar escaping from prison that was located in the middle of nowhere. Ulysses told his companions that he has hidden a treasure from back in the day, but they must get it in 4 days or it will be lost forever due to a flood. Soon Everett, Pete, and Delmar meet a blind

    Essay Length: 1,036 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: July
  • An Element Of Art And Science

    An Element of arts and science Astrology provides a very debatable kind of knowledge that is generally assessed by the intelligent as a useless kind of knowledge, which only makes sense for the ignorant. At the same time astrology is usually associated with gypsies and hucksters, who are known for their deceptive and fake knowledge, as they try to deceive people for their own financial interest. On the other hand, we find people with high

    Essay Length: 1,332 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: David
  • The Effectiveness Of Art Therapy And Guided Imagery In Reducing The Stress Of 3rd Year And 4th Year Bs Psychology Students Sy 2006-2007

    Chapter I The Problem and Its Background Introduction Stress is considered as one of the main reasons for the majority of school problems nowadays. The most frequent cause of stress in school is concern about academic performance and everything that goes with it, such as studying for exams, meeting the deadlines, maintaining average or excellent class standing, and getting high grades. In accomplishing all these, the student must exert a lot of effort. He must

    Essay Length: 6,002 Words / 25 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Mike
  • Parallels Between Photography And New Media In Relation To Contemporary Art Forms

    The main purpose of this chapter is to identify similarities between early developments in the history of Photography and later parallel developments in New Media art. There are certain distinctive features common to the development of Photography and New Media as art forms. Both media were initially enthusiastically embraced by the general population as a medium for popular use and enjoyment. But within the field of Fine Arts, Photography (and, more recently, of New Media)

    Essay Length: 3,427 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: regina

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