Art, Censorship & WWI

by María Magdalena Ziegler Although in stories of battles and soldiers, it seems that there is no other possibility than big epic rhetoric when art displays war scenes, WWI proved the opposite. What is the alternative to the epic in representations of war in art then? Would it be possible to represent the cruel reality of …

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The Epic Lost: Art & WWI

The epic representation of a battle with the display of spirited horses, brave soldiers, and smoking cannons had been common in Western art during the 19th Century until WWI came along.

Goya and the drama of History :::.

In 1814, Goya painted two masterpieces about his recent history, about the history of his country and the drama in it.

Monuments Men ::: (the movie) ::::..

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CreneTs7sGs The Monuments Men - Official Trailer (2013) Release Date: December 18, 2013 Genre: Action, Thriller Director: George Clooney Writer: George Clooney, Grant Heslov Starring: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray Studio: Columbia Pictures (Sony) Plot: Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, "The Monuments Men" is an action-thriller focusing …

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