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Pennsylvania Ballet's cyclonic dance mixer – Revolution

The Dance Journal - Dec 25, 2016
... so named by artistic director Angel Corella because of the rebellious choreographic templates of George Balanchine's American neo-classicism, English ballet fusionist David Dawson and the acrobatic alchemy of Philadelphia choreographer Brian ...

Winnipeg Art Gallery features exhibition of works by Auguste Rodin

PanARMENIAN.Net - Dec 28, 2016
Rodin's work is rife with classical references, and this exhibition brings together a wide range of experiences: artists and artisans from antique Rome, the Austrian Baroque (Paul Strudel), and French Neo-Classicism (Jean-Bertrand Andrieu), who through ...

The Art Of The Firing Squad: Execution Expressed In Painting

ArtLyst - Jan 2, 2017
This compositional approach survived Neo-Classicism's loss of interest in religious themes. Where it helped Holbein and Memling inspire religious feeling for the martyr, Jacques Louis David inverted it to extol the virtues of patriotism, courage, and ...

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As an aesthetic ideal, classicism is often associated with a conventional set of rules founded on supposedly timeless notions such as order, reason, and decorum. As a result, it is sometimes viewed as rigid, outdated, or stodgy. But in actuality, classicism is far from a stable concept—throughout history, it has given rise to more debate than consensus, and at times has been put to use for subversive ends.

With contributions from an interdisciplinary group of scholars, this volume explodes the idea of classicism as an unchanging ideal.
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Neoclassicism A&I

by: David Irwin
The period of Neoclassicism in the visual arts was an age of Classical revival, drawing directly on antiquity itself. At a time when archaeologists were making fresh dicoveries and The Grand Tour of ancient sites in the Mediateranian was in vogue, Neoclassicism flourished and spread in all directions as far as St Petersburg, Philadelphia and Sydney.
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Allan Ramsay and the Search for Horace's Villa

by: Iain Gordon Brown
This volume contains Allan Ramsay's "Enquiry into the Situation and Circumstances of Horace's Sabine Villa". It also features essays about Ramsay, Jacob More, Jacob Philipp Hackert, the garden and country house in 18th-century British thought, and the archaeology of the Licenza Valley. The aims of the editors are three-fold: to print the text as Ramsay would have wished to, had he been able; to publish the related illustrations by Hackert, More and Ramsay; and to provide some basic background facts and commentary.
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The Social History of Art, Vol. 3: Rococo, Classicism and Romanticism

by: Arnold Hauser
First published in 1951 Arnold Hausers commanding work presents an account of the development and meaning of art from its origins in the Stone Age through to the Film Age. Exploring the interaction between art and society, Hauser effectively details social and historical movements and sketches the frameworks in which visual art is produced.
This new edition provides an excellent introduction to the work of Arnold Hauser. In his general introduction to The Social History of Art, Jonathan Harris asseses the importance of the work for contemporary art history and visual culture.
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Neoclassicism and Romanticism

Romanticism was an artistic, literary, and intellectual movement that originated in Europe toward the end of the 18th century and in most areas was at its peak in ...

Literary Notes: Neoclassicism


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Otis Art History 26 - Neo-Classicism

From the Caves to Romanticism, take a journey through centuries of art and learn about the role of art in culture and the place of the artist in society. This series ...