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On the 2nd of August 1788, English painter Thomas Gainsborough died in London at the age of 61. One of the most unusual artworks created by the artist, now on display at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, is his experimental showbox with his back-lit landscapes painted in oils on glass, which allowed them to be changed and viewed like slides. 650 more words
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, America’s advanced state of decadence, and Planned Parenthood. What do these three have in common?
Romanticism, the reaction against the Industrial Revolution and the rationalization of nature, warned us about controlling what the gods or God can only control. 479 more words