Essays about: "the essay of art"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 136 essays containing the words the essay of art.

  1. 1. Unraveling the Female Nakedness : The Examination of Gender Inequality Manifested in Female Sculptures during the Classical Period, and it's Relevance

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Konstvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linda Persson; [2022]
    Keywords : The Female Body; Female Nakedness; Classical Sculpture; Female Inferiority; Gender Manifestation; Graeco-Roman Perceptions; Manifestation of Gender Inequality.;

    Abstract : This research examines the manifestation of gender inequality represented in female sculptures during the Classical period and the relevance of such evidence. To achieve the purpose, the female figures and their sculptural developments are compared to their male counterparts, and their differences are examined and interpreted. READ MORE

  2. 2. The 'I' of the Beholder: Toward a Character Theory of Aesthetic Engagement

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för estetik

    Author : Patrick Hayes; [2022]
    Keywords : Aesthetics; Engagement; Latour;

    Abstract : Within the field of aesthetics, there are several approaches to answering what affects how and whether an individual engages with a particular art or aesthetic object. Two theories that attempt to come to a solution on this issue are theories of attunement and attachment which respectively argue that one’s engagement is primarily affected by one’s attunement or attachment, through a system of values, beliefs, and associations, to an object. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE SHINING: A SEPARATION A Fundamental Flaw in Adaptation Studies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Nicola Camoglio; [2021-02-16]
    Keywords : The Shining; Stanley Kubrick; Stephen King; metafiction;

    Abstract : In recent years, the academic field of adaptation studies has started questioning the fidelityled approach to adaptation that was long its guiding principle. This essay builds upon this novel approach by focusing on the conflictual relationship between Stephen King’s novel The Shining (1977) and the film version (1980) directed by Stanley Kubrick. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effect of image in the time of covid-19 and climate change

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/HDK-Valand - Högskolan för konst och design

    Author : Armand Tamboly; [2021-01-15]
    Keywords : Covid-19; Photography;

    Abstract : The aim of this essay is to discuss and try to understand the role of image it’s effect on forming our way of thinking and ideology, specifically in relation to nature crisis and pandemics. On the other side I’m also willing to bring attention to our our cosuming lifestyle and it’s impact on the climate. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Artist.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/HDK-Valand - Högskolan för konst och design

    Author : Joachim Fleinert; [2021-01-15]
    Keywords : #metoo; polarization; art; artist; censorship; cowboy; political correctness; unknown known; heteropathic identification; social constructivism; left-wing; refugees;

    Abstract : Through critical theories and surveys, the essay is exploring what is written or said about the living and working conditions for artists in Denmark in the 2000s and 2010s. By reflecting on the difficult question of who or what is considered to be a good visual artist, the aim of the essay is not discussing the hypothetical question regarding the quality or definition of good art. READ MORE