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Renaissance Art

Written by: Sarah During the Renaissance, humanity as a whole became more aware of its place in the world. The discovery of entirely new continents shifted the European perspective. Ideas and goods were exchanged through increased trade across oceans and entire continents. The market for the new and never-before-seen sky rocketed with the introduction of other country’s native flora and fauna. With the invention of the printing press, the same image could be seen by hundreds of people thousands of […]

Art Essay Critique: Rock n Roll

In a time enduring war, controversy, segregation, and rebellion a captivating style of music emerged, “Rock N Roll”. The year was 1954; Bill Haley & His Comets released a hit record “Rock Around the Clock” that took music from R&B to Rock N Roll. Following Bill Haley & His Comets, Rock N Roll records charged to the top of Billboard Charts, enthralling youth across the nation. These same years that Elvis was becoming The King, Rosa Parks had started the […]