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Renaissance Art and Popular Renaissance Paintings

The Renaissance, a cultural movement that spanned the period of 14th to 17th century saw a distinct style of painting emerge and that came to be popularly known as Renaissance Art. 102 more words

Modern Life | Anna Powell

Today was our 4th lecture with Anna Powell. After first recapping on our previous lectures, focusing on:

  • What is Theory?
  • Semiotics
  • Iconography

Anna then revealed that this lecture would be about Modern Life, and captioned the title “Modern Life is Rubbish? 585 more words

Year Two

Type Hype

Today we commenced the ‘word’ part of this term. We had two brief talks about some of the phraseology and history of typography. I found it fascinating what a big subject typography actually is! 191 more words


Art movements in Photography - video

I came across this video on Utube – a talk given by Eileen Rafferty in the B&H series (photography dealer in New York).  Its nearly 2 hours long but it whizzes through the history of photography and its various “movements” with reference to artistic style. 74 more words

Gesture And Meaning