Essays about: "Costume"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the word Costume.

  1. 1. A Passion Flower in The Museum Building Considerations for the Conservation of a Performance Artwork with a Material Component

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvård

    Author : Mira Dolk; [2020-09-02]
    Keywords : Performance art; Contemporary art; Costume; Plastic; Museum of Modern Art Sweden; Ingela Ihrman;

    Abstract : Degree project for Bachelor of Science in Conservation2020, 180 HECSecond Cycle2020:35.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Historical fashion and modern action : Historical accuracy in female costumes in games

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Karolina Neckman; Elgé Petrulyté; [2020]
    Keywords : historically accurate; female costumes; game studies; game character costume design; recognition of historical costumes;

    Abstract : This thesis will investigate how developers can create recognizable and historically realistic female game characters while balancing historically accurate aspects and creative aesthetics.This paper is meant to give a better understanding of the importance of accurate historical female costumes in games, and investigate whether or not these are preferable to a gaming audience. READ MORE

  3. 3. Translating History of Fashion on Screen : A study of Piero Tosi’s costumes in Senso and their power of divulgation as historiophoty

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Modevetenskap

    Author : Flora Ferrara; [2020]
    Keywords : History of fashion; costume; film; adaptation; historiophoty; Piero Tosi; historical accuracy; 1860s; literature; intersemiotic translation;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to demonstrate that historical costumes can be a valid tool to crystallize and disseminate visual knowledge about fashion and dress history. In the specific, this thesis argues that the screen representation of dress and fashion of the 1860s in the adaptation Senso (1954) provides an evocative contextualization of their past use and meaning for modern viewers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does the devil wear Prada? A content analysis of costume design in video games as a tool for conveying narrative and functionality : A study concerning costume design and its current use in games

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Medieteknik; Södertörns högskola/Medieteknik

    Author : Clara Swahn; Niki Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : costume design; video games; design trends; functionality; believability; narrative; Kostymdesign; datorspel; designtrender; funktionalitet; trovärdighet; narrativ;

    Abstract : This study examines how costume design is used as a narrative and functional part of video game character design. The purpose being how costume design is currently utilized, what common design trends can be found and in which instances costume design goes against the functionality and believability of the character. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Merging of Costumes, Voice & Transcendence

    University essay from Konstfack/Textil

    Author : Amanda Varhaugvik; [2020]
    Keywords : performance art; costume; voice; transcendence; the sublime;

    Abstract : I am an interdisciplinary artist working with a merging of costumes and voice through the performance art medium. In this masters degree project I present costume as the main performer and look at the ability for my performance to create a transcendent experience in a secular art context. READ MORE