• Why Art History Is Important
    As human individuals many different aspects of their life from wealth, appearance, and education can measure one’s character. All of those characteristics are tied together by the experiences humans learn over the years. Many are taught that education is the most important tool for life. Others ar...
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  • Art Throughout the Ages
    INTRODUCTION From the cave painting of Lascaux to the color swatch paintings by Rothko, it is easy to say that art has become an everlasting piece of human creation. For centuries, the wealthy and rulers alike have commissioned paintings of themselves so that they can forever live on. It would...
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  • Art History: Abstract Art vs. Pop Art
    There have been different art forms that have come and gone over the course of time. Some of the most intriguing art forms in my mind come from the 20th century. Out of all of these 20th century art forms, geometric abstract art and pop art are my favorite. These two art movements came close to each...
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  • Art Final Paper 201 - After the Renaissance
    Art 201 Professor Wilson May 6th 2012 Final Paper- Comparison between two works of art Pompeo Girolamo Batoni Diana and Cupid 1761 and Corrado Giaquinto The Lamentation 1740’s Neoclassical Art was an art form that followed the Baroque and Rococo art periods. Neoclassicism was a way for...
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  • Medieval vs Renaissance Art
    Medieval vs. Renaissance Art The Medieval Art period, or Middle Ages, covers almost 1000 years of human history and art. It began around 400 AD, after the fall of the Western Roman Empire, and continued until the advent of the Early Renaissance. Medieval art is closely connected with religion and t...
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  • Art Essay
    ART ESSAy Georges Seurat & Andre Derain The French artist George Seurat was born on the 2nd o December 1859  and died 29th of March 1891, This was 59 years after Andre Derain (also a French artist) was born on the 10th of June 1880 and died in September 1954. They both are well known artis...
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  • Select and Fully Identify Two Paintings from Different Art Historical Periods and Cultures That Depict the Same Subject or Theme. Then Discuss How the Presentations Are a Reflection of the Culture and Style in Which It Was Created.
    Prompt: Select and fully identify two paintings from different art historical periods and cultures that depict the same subject or theme.  Then discuss how the presentations are a reflection of the culture and style in which it was created. Can be found on pg. 560 in textbook can be found on p...
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  • Compare and Contrast Two Works of Art Compa Compare and Contrast Two Works of Art
    ARTW 101 – Society and Visual Art University of Redlands Compare and Contrast Two Works Of Art Greek culture is the source from which many of the characteristic elements of Western culture derive. Their explorations and innovations in art have both fascinated and inspired other civilizations...
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  • Compare Contrast Two Art Pieces
    Compare Contrast Essay The two art pieces I chose to compare are Priscilla Johnson, 1966 by Alice Neel and The Seated Women, 1917 by Egon Schiele. These two painting depict two young women who are sitting and convey messages to the person looking at the art piece. Each painting is unique unto itse...
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  • Compare and Contrast Two Works of Art
    Anthony Arteaga Art History Ancient World Homework Assignment #1 Compare and contrast the subject, concept, and the Formal Element of the two works of art. Also, explain which category this work falls in. The two pieces I have chosen can be found on page 200, figure 6-51, Battle of Centaurs a...
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  • Compare and Contrast Two Pieces of American Art
    Exotic Pitchforks American art has been molded and shaped by different cultures around the world, and through the years different artists have given different kinds of art their own little special touch. A very famous type of painting is oil painting, and Americans just so happen to be very goo...
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  • Compare and Contrast the Contributions Made by Any Two Perspectives to Our Understanding of the Self.
    INTRODUCTION The social constructionist perspective holds the view that the self is continuing "shaped and reshaped through interactions with others and involvement in social and cultural activities" (Wetherell & Maybin, 1996, p 220). Social constructionist is concerned with explicating the proc...
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  • Compare and Contrast Two Theories of Social Disorder in Contemporary
    UK’s society, like others in modern democratic states, is “ordered” in a certain way, as in, it is arranged according to a certain order. The people that live in this society are accustom to its social order and considers anything that disrupts it a disorder and a threat to their beliefs and w...
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  • Compare/Contrast of Two Short Stories - River Nemunas & Things We'Ll Need for the Coming Difficulties
    The River Nemunas by Anthony Doerr and Things We’ll Need For The Coming Difficulties by Valerie Vogrin are primarily related by a common theme of isolation. Isolation is certainly the main link between the stories but there are other parallels that can be drawn as well. On the other hand, there ar...
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  • Compare and Contrast Two Accounts of Disorderly Behaviour
    In contemporary society the public believe that life is approached in a free-for-all attitude however social order and disorder govern are initial motives of ‘uniformity’ so in this assignment I will seek to compare and contrast disorderly behaviour through examining, ‘How is society made and...
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  • Compare and Contrast the Ways in Which Hauser in His Social History of Art, Grombrich in the Story of Art Plus One Other Academic Sources Deal with the Middle Ages.
    Compare and contrast the ways in which Hauser in his Social History of Art, Grombrich in his Story of art plus one other academic sources deal with the Middle Ages. This essay aims to compare and contrast three academic art history sources interpretation of the art of the Middle Ages. It aims to...
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  • Describe the Current Patterns of Ill Health, How They Are Monitored and Compare Historical and Current Features of Public Health.
    In this assignment I am going to describe the current patterns of ill health and how they are monitored, I will also compare historical and current features of public health. Through the past century the health of the public has changed dramatically with such issues as polio, measles, rubella and o...
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  • Compare and Contrast of 2 Art Pieces
    Jean Fouquet and James Tissot depict Joshua's conquest of Jericho in very different ways owing to the facts that they lived in different times, and therefore led very different lives. I intend to highlight the ways in which their different experiences influenced their artwork. Using a variety of sou...
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  • "Madonna" and "Venus" from Two Different Periods
    "Madonna" and "Venus" From Two Different Periods I have always been intrigued by the many depictions of "Madonna" and "Venus" therefore I chose to compare and contrast Parmigianino’s “Madonna of the Long Neck” from the mannerist style of the later Renaissance and Titian's “Ven...
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  • Compare and Contrast the Radio Documentaries Sweet Sorrow and Island Footprints. What Are Their Strengths and Limitations as Historical Accounts?
    Compare and Contrast the radio documentaries Sweet Sorrow and Island Footprints. What are their strengths and limitations as historical accounts? The radio documentaries presented by the ABC’s Hindsight program include Island Footprints, about the “Kanakas” or South Sea Islanders used for l...
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