Kunstgeschichte

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  • The Avant Garde, Modernism And The Fate Of A Continent

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    BOOKS: Piotr Piotrowski. (2009). Toward a Horizontal History of the European Avant-Garde. In: Sascha Bru, Jan Baetens, Benedikt Hjartarson, Peter Nicholls, Tania Ørum Hubert van den Berg. Europa! Europa?: The Avant-Garde, Modernism and the Fate of a Continent. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter. 49-58. Sascha Bru, Jan Baetens, Benedikt Hjartarson, Peter Nicholls, Tania Ørum, Hubert van den Berg (2009). Europa! Europa?: The Avant-Garde, Modernism and the Fate of a Continent. . Berlin: Walter de Gruyter Bazin

  • Courbet’s “the Stone Breakers”

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    Courbet (1819-1877) is a realistic painter, in that a majority of his work is about everyday scenes, often depicting peasants and working people in rural areas. Howerver, Courbet is also an artist who challenged the traditional painting in the middle of the 19th century. Courbet introduced a new kind of realism, which focused on a rugged depiction of nature and people rather than an idealized and artificial one. Most paintings of the time showed wealthy people, whereas Courbet who was politically

  • Caravaggio, Death of St. Matthew Essay

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    Caravaggio, Death of St. Matthew Michelangelo de Caravaggio is one of the most renowned and popular artists of the Baroque Period. In fact, many paintings from this period, as well as after have been described as “Caravagesque.” Caravaggio’s works are some of the most popular in Italy, as well as around the world, and have been put into there own stylistic group. In his painting, the Martyrdom of St. Matthew, there contains certain characteristics that make the painting easily recognizable

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