Monthly Archives: April 2017

Renaissance Art and Impressionism: The Influence of Art and Science

When comparing art throughout the ages, the Renaissance period perfectly demonstrated the ideal of harmony and balance. Compared to others like Pop Art, Impressionism, Classicism, and Baroque, the Renaissance period representing a time of structure and precision. Renaissance art includes … Continue reading

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Tintoretto: The Last Supper

Tintoretto was a popular Italian painter of 15th century Europe, who created various works of art recognized throughout the period. The most important of these is the religious painting, The Last Supper. The Last Supper is known as one of … Continue reading

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Modernism in Art throughout the 19th Century and 20th Century

The modern world of the 19th and 20th century made society to see the world in a new light. Influenced by industrialization and machinery, new worlds were colonized and the working class was exploited by capitalism for labor. This changing … Continue reading

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Music in Musicals: The Relationship between Song Functions and Hit Songs

Author Richard Kislan defines musical theater as, “total theater, an artistic system that… encourages the use of techniques beyond the spoken word” (4). Through the use of music, the theater is transformed beyond visual stimulation. It includes not only instruments … Continue reading

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