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The Scream

I screamed again and again
It surfed the noise of the city
No-one heard or cared



I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For . . .


This painting was revolutionary.  Munch, a Norwegian, went to Paris and got the spirit of a nascent modernism.  He became the father of Expressionism. 346 more words

Edvard Munch

Edvard Munch was born December 12, 1863. He was a Norwegian born expressionist painter that showed his struggle with grief through his work. His grief began when he was just five years old. 692 more words


Moonlight (after Edvard Munch)

‘The blue and the dim and the dark cloths
Of night and light and the half-light,’ —W.B. Yeats

I went to see the Edvard Munch show at the Met Breuer and I was really pleased to see “Moonlight”, which… 237 more words


Edvard Munch, Theo van Gogh, Vincent van Gogh. Wie is wie?

Drie mannen. Alle drie onaantrekkelijk. Driemaal middelmatig schilderstalent. Het is een oninteressante vraag, want geen van deze drie mannen heeft in dermate iets bijzonders gepresteerd in zijn leven, dat we het er 100 jaar later over moeten hebben. 2,157 more words


The Scream - Edvard Munch

You don’t often hear someone just having a good scream for the sake of it. Quite often you see it in films, where someone is so frustrated that they stand there screaming, or they run under a railway bridge and as the train goes over they let out an exuberant scream which fills them with exhilaration and rejuvenates them, but rarely do I stand up in the office I work in and have a good scream for the hell of it…no matter how much I want to. 751 more words