Terror and morbidity are no invention of modern times. For as long as man has been able to think, he has been able to fear. Back in the late 15th and early 16th century, Hieronymous Bosch painted some pretty gruesome treats. 38 more words
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Philadelphia artist Kim Alsbrooks paints 18th century portraits on flattened beer cans and broken bottles in the series My White Trash Family. My juxtaposing the portraits with what is considered trash, Alsbrooks explores the social disparities of living in the South.
The narrative tradition is defined as that body of ancient Indian and Javanese stories (in their Balinese versions), folk-tales, and popular stories that have shaped over time the content of Balinese art & performances. 192 more words