Category: Fine Arts

<p>"The original A Nightmare on Elm Street was</p> <p>inspired by an extraordinary series of</p> <p>unnoticed stories in the Los Angeles Times. A</p> <p>young immigrant male, early 20's, usually</p> <p>from Southeast Asia, a son, would have a</p> <p>severe nightmare where he would wake up</p> <p>screaming. The next day, he would tell his</p> <p>family it was the worst nightmare he'd ever</p> <p>had, and he had been terribly…

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Auguste Rodin term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) was born on November 12th 1840 in Paris, France. Very few would dispute the statement that Rodin was the greatest genius in the world of sculpture in the late 19th century. There were very few artists who faced the criticism; slander and personal insults during their lifetimes as was given to Rodin likewise there are few artists who have known such personal…

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<p>Hunting Dogs by Jean-Désiré-Gustave Courbet is the first painting I looked at and I was created in 1867. The painting is oil on canvas and the size of it is 361/2 x 58 ½ inch.</p> <p>Courbet paints two dogs and a dead hare in the woods. The woods are becoming dark and the sun is setting. The painting is dark and gloomy except for the…

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Edgar Degas term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>Degas Edgar was a French painter. His compositions, skillful drawings, and perceptive analysis of movement made him one of the greatest artists of modern art in the late 19th century.</p> <p>Degas is usually classed with the impressionists and exhibited his work in seven of the eight impressionist exhibitions. However, even though he was classed as an impressionist, his training in classical drafting and his dislike…

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<p>The film Gummo is intended to be a symbolic movie in which fantasy and reality intertwine. Initially, the film opens in a small town in Ohio after a tornado has swept through and destroyed it. Economically the small region is wrecked. Like the buildings around them, the social fabric that is holding the town together is coming apart at the seams. Whatever traditions and values…

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<p>Throughout history many art movements have emerged that artists and styles are classified under. One large contributing movement over the time period from about 1450 to about 1600 was known as the Italian Renaissance. However, what a large portion of people do not realize is that the Italian Renaissance was actually two main movements during that period of time. Each movement had key artists and…

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<p>Leonardo Da Vinci was born on April 14, 1452 in the town of Vinci near Florence Italy. He kept the name of his town for his last name. He lived during the fifteenth century, a period when the people of Europe were becoming interested in art. This period of time was known as the Renaissance period.</p> <p>Leonardo Da Vinci was very talented. He was a…

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<p>Maya Angelou is a very triumphant woman. She has written many books and poems that have given her great success. If one would talk to her, he or she would think she has lead a normal, happy life. Her life is blissful now, but it wasn't always perfect. Maya Angelou's sorrowful life experiences inspired her to write autobiographical works of poetry. Maya Angelou was born…

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<p>"Oleanna" by David Mamet</p> <p>The Birmingham Stage Company, directed by John Harrison.</p> <p>The Old Rep Theatre, Wednesday September 29th</p> <p>The Birmingham Stage Company is the resident company of the Old Rep Theatre. Its patrons are Sir Derek Jacobi and Paul Scofield. The company is unfounded and relies mainly on box office income. Company productions include Speed-The-Plow by David Mamet, The Crucible by Arthur Miller and…

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Reservoir Dogsterm paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

<p>Reservoir Dogs</p> <p>"I don't give a fuck what you know or don't know, but I'm gonna torture you anyway, regardless. Not to get information. It's so amusing for me to torture a cop. All you can do is pray for a quick death, which you aint gonna get." Mr. Blonde in Reservoir Dogs, 1992</p> <p>This guy was the most twisted and sickly perverted guy in…

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