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    it. My favorite piece is the ceramic sculpture; it is the cleanest and most impressive one of the bunch. It is very fascinating how the sculptor applies the perfect technical skills. Sculpturing is about expression, in consideration, as the Form has to have depth as well as width and height; to have a form of three-dimensional, the basis of sculpture, furniture, and decorative arts, dimensional forms can be seen from more than one side, such as this sculpture of the two heads. The curve of a line

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    Kinetic Sculpture

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    Kinetic Sculpture A six foot circular cast iron table is perfect to gather around for conversations. If one drops a glass on it there’s no doubt it will shatter. Tonight me and three kinetic sculptors will gather around the table to eat and discuss matters of sculpture. Where it is moving and what the best parts of it there are. Wm Dubin is on a plane from Ireland right now. He is an excellent craftsman who’s been around for a long time, since the abstract expressionist movements

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    Figurative Sculpture

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    Welcome to the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, commonly known as the MAC to those in the know. As you continue through our newest exhibit, Figurative Sculpture of the Ancient World, please follow the spear markers on the floor to discover our Ancient Greece gallery. This gallery showcases the works of art from the Early and High Classical periods of ancient Greek city-states. The time period of the Classical age of Greece ranged from around 480-323 BCE (Kleiner 124)! In this period, the Greeks

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    Buddhism in Sculpture

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    that image is seen, a half naked man sitting in a meditative pose - some god, as seen by most people, Buddha is a messenger of internal peace that has as much of a story behind him as Jesus or Allah. Religions iconography and gods represented in sculptures always have a great deal of symbolism involved in them. Nothing ordinary person would look into these days until the topic is confronted unavoidably through a class or a show in a museum, which I was lucky enough to take a part of recently. Every

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    Marble Sculpture Essay

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    Sculpture is the art of carving or modeling different kind of materials. Those materials include metal, marble, wood, clay, etc. However, marble is the most common material. This material has been chosen by most sculptors for its durability and because it is a material that looks good in sculptures. Marble sculptures are everywhere, since many people usually have marble structures at home for decoration or we can see them in churches, parks, museums, etc. Sculptures are considered three-dimensional

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    George Sugarman a sculpture Best known today for his public art, George Sugarman began his career with formally eccentric painted-wood sculptures. In a revelatory New York exhibition, early pieces were shown alongside the 86-year-old artist's more recent aluminum work. In the course of 1998, there were a number of important sculpture exhibitions in New York galleries and museums, including the Museum of Modern Art's Tony Smith retrospective, Dia's presentation of Richard Serra's Torqued Ellipses

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    With the three sculptures drawn between Archaic Greek, Classical Greek, and Egyptian cultures, they can be observed and similarities and differences can be made. The Egyptian sculpture is different from the other two sculptures in that it is the only one that involves some clothing; the man is wearing a loincloth and the woman is wearing a straight dress. The other two sculptures are completely naked. There is a difference amongst the three sculptures in how they are positioned. The Egyptian

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    This is an extremely high relief sculpture made of limestone. It is to be viewed from a frontal standpoint. It however does have a potential for movement. There seems to be a great deal going on in such a close space. It is very crowded, but dramatic. The figures are intertwining with each other all at once even though there are different things happening. It reminds me of a play with scenes. You can actually step in to it and feel as though you are a part of what is happening because of all the

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    Painting and Sculpture The collection of European painting and sculpture comprises works of art from the twelfth through the early twentieth century. Ranging from paintings in oil on panel, canvas, or onyx through sculptures in alabaster, bronze, terra-cotta, marble, wax, silver, and painted wood, these works of art come primarily from Italy, France, Spain, the Low Countries (Holland and modern Belgium), Germany, Austria, England, and Switzerland. The collection of European painting and sculpture can be

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    Ziggurats were used in ancient times for purposes of worship and to fulfill spiritual needs. One example, The Pyramid of the Magician, has a legend attached to it depicting the god Itzamna who had single-handedly built it in one night. The Pyramid of the Magician is, by 100 feet, the tallest architectural structure in the city of Uxmal on the Yucatan peninsula. Interestingly enough, the pyramid has a stairwell that faces the setting sun on summer solstice. Also of note, the whole city is perfectly

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