humanities 112 discussion wk 6
Answer in min of 5 sentences.
- Select one (1) composition by Tchaikovsky that you enjoy. Describe the music and subject matter of that work and explain why you enjoy it. Explain the key reasons you believe that compositions by Tchaikovsky continue to be popular with contemporary orchestras and audiences.
- The French writer, Émile Zola, claimed that the Impressionists were selling sketches that are hardly dry. Identify an example of an Impressionist painting that represents Zola’s description. What are the reasons you think Impressionism was such an important movement in arts?
- Select two (2) paintings depicting females by both a male artist and female artist named within the Explore section. Compare and contrast these two (2) depictions of women, and comment on any general tendencies that you detect among artists of that era
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Pyotr llyich Tchaikovsky,Impressionism, and Women in Art:I selected Swan Lake ballets. Once dancers began dancing (en point e) their costumes began to accentuate their forms, tightly clinging to their bodies, in 1876 Swan lake provided music for sinuous choreography of the dancers. Swan Lake scenario initially in four acts, was fashioned from Russian folk tales and tells the story of Odette, a princess turned into a swan by an evil sorcer’s curse, the ballets haven’t been change in to days world the ballets fashioned and dancers steel remains popular with contemporary orchestras and audiences an eye catcher after 200 years.
Renoir’s the luncheon of the boating party: Emile Zola had criticized the salon of 1880 for the simplicity of the painting which ,he and others thought,seemed to look more like sketches, than finished painting and challenged the impressionist to create works that were complex and thoughtful. Renoir”s reintroduces outline and detail to capture the human figures depicted in the picture, the broad quick techniques, typical of Monet and others impressionist artists, one consigned to the background of the painting while the precision of the foreground objects eliminate any possible criticism that this painting might be an underdeveloped sketch.
Depicting painting females by both male artist and female artist: I chose Judith and Holoferne by Artemisia Gentilesehi and Hans von Achen. Artemisia also painted self portrait she had color in her portrait. Hans Von Achen portrait pen and brown ink and gray wash on laid paper, laid down, Artemisia painting show more color and action that depicted what needed to be done