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Exercise: 'David and neo-classicism'

For this exercise I have researched the painting entitled: The Tennis Court Oath 20th June 1789, by the French artist Jacques Louis David.

How does David invest this historical event with political and moral significance? 292 more words


Women in Science

Today, I participated in the North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation’s Women in Science spring conference, which was held at the Museum.  The GSK Foundation funds and mentors female students enrolled in science programmes in North Carolina.  223 more words


Classical Art

Such a lovely afternoon at the #NortonSimon with lovely company! #artislife (at Norton Simon Museum)



Study visit: 'Visit a town house'

For this task I visited an eighteenth-century town house and my chief objective was to identify how art has been used as part of a way of life. 1,238 more words

Research And Reflection

Research point: 'The Enlightenment'

For this task I have to research the Enlightenment, its historical, religious and political context, its principal thinkers and writers and its impact on art and architecture. 82 more words

Classical Art

Grey Note – Mouth of the Thames

James Abbott McNiell Whistler, c. 1885