Waves have always fascinated me. While I cannot surf to save myself, although I give it good go when I can, there is just something the ocean is able to do to captivate me. 422 more words
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Edvard Munch (12 December 1863 – 23 January 1944) was a Norwegian painter and printmaker whose intensely evocative treatment of psychological themes built upon some of the main tenets of late 19th-century Symbolism and greatly influenced German Expressionism in the early 20th century. 18 more words
When does iconic become too iconic?
“The Scream” is much more than the masterpiece of Norwegian painter Edvard Munch (1863-1944). It is so familiar to us in Western culture that it has gained a status beyond artwork. 556 more words