Favourite Artists Part One

My favourite artists in no particular order. Salvador Dali Salvador Dali, The Persistence of Memory. 1931 Gustav Klimt Gustav Klimt, Portrait of Adele Bloch Bauer I.  1907 Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo da Vinci, Study of Horse. 1492 Ana Mendieta Ana Mendieta, Silueta series  Georgia O'Keefe Georgia O'Keefe, Flower of Life II. 1925 Jenny Saville Jenny Saville, Reverse. …

Epithets

Epithets are other names that a god is known by due to regions they were worshipped or/and divine associations. The Hellenic Theoi (Greek Gods) have many epithets except for Hestia who due to information about her cults being lost means she has no known epithets; the info we know is that she is a daughter …

The Sublime and its relevance in Contemporary Art

Here is an art essay for you which explains the concept of the sublime and whether it is relevant in contemporary art society, as always comment and like. In order to determine if the term sublime is relevant in contemporary art I am going to examine four artists who work with different mediums in contemporary …

The Hellenic Calendar is a Looney One

Meaning it is calculated by the phases of the moon and each month is approximately thirty days long. Most of the days of the month are dedicated to a certain God or task, which tells us that the ancient Greeks were consistently worshipping  and performing rituals within the household as well as outside as a …

Review: Shadow Hunters Season 1, Episode One

Disclaimer: These are all my own views. I do not own Shadowhunters or Mortal Instruments The Mortal Instruments and books similar are the YA equivalent of Mills and Boon, cheesy non realistic romances set in a paranormal world (Mills and Boon have a paranormal section) where the main characters have to leap through some loops, …

What I Learned From University

I didn't go to university until I was twenty-five, due to low self-confidence, no idea what I wanted to do, and no qualifications. I went back to college (community college is the equivalent I believe in America) at twenty-three after three years of working a minimum wage job as a cleaner. During those years working …

‘Personal Style’ Another Response Post

Lily Melrose a fashion blogger recently posted a video about how she never goes by the fashion yet still gets complimented on her looks, she did a run down of what to do to find your own personal style. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZxElS0kjVQ   I have always had trouble with current fashion, either the new fashion didn't suit …

‘Being a Latebloomer’ Response post| Being the Turtle not the Hare

This post is inspired by Sarah Hawkinson's video (below) that she put up last year, I have wanted to do a response for a while, but needed to correlate my thoughts. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzfenvAc_qk&nohtml5=False   I left school at seventeen with hardly any qualifications and hardly any friends. School wasn't a pleasant experience for me, while I …

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