The artists of the Renaissance adopted an Aristotelean stance, with guidance from Cennino Cennini’s (c.1370- c. 1440) and Leon Battista Alberti’s (1404-1472) treatise on the techniques involved in creating representational art, which suggests that imbuing realism is not merely an observation of nature but also a clear understanding of science, the human anatomy and mathematics;… Continue reading The Art of Contouring as Demonstrated by the Artists of the Renaissance Period
The Netflix adaptation of Jay Asher’s novel of Thirteen Reasons Why has been well-received around the world. This is due to its freshness, beautiful-looking cast members and nail-biting plot. Not to mention that it’s been heavily endorsed by the pop princess, Selena Gomez, herself. Yup, Thirteen Reasons Why was bound to be a killer.… Continue reading The Resurrection of the Pre-Raphaelite’s “Fallen Woman” in Thirteen Reasons Why
**I can now confirm that I have reviewed and edited the content of this post appropriately. See disclaimer at the bottom of the page** Multi Level Marketing (MLM) firms have been fooling job seekers to apply to work for them since the 1980’s. Back then it took the form of door-to-door sales to con customers into… Continue reading The SweatShop “Boss” Boys and their Multi-Level Marketing Ploys in…. Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Sheffield and Newcastle: The Second Coming
Don’t get me wrong, this isn’t a long and exhaustive radical-feminist monologue, where I will moan about gender inequality in society, and how men have suppressed women since the beginning of time. I love men despite them being the cause of all my sufferings, but never will you find me wanting to eliminate them from… Continue reading The Modern Aphrodite
We understand most of you middle-class hipsters are quite effortlessly busy as you go about your “blasé” American Apparel lifestyle. Yes, it must be very stressful and tiring to always be travelling around the world, doing intensive charitable work to show your philanthropy side like Angelina Jolie; while exploring the exotic and trying out new,… Continue reading A Hipster in Wanderlust
Before your Western thought takes over consider this again with an open mind simply by removing all the ties of Islamic extremism to the niqab- what could be more empowering than a woman wearing a niqab/ burka in the 21st century? For so long women have searched for power, but now we know the solution… Continue reading What Could Be More Empowering Than A Woman Wearing a Niqab in the 21st Century?
In today’s extremely competitive and demanding corporate business world, to have an Arts or Humanities degree could be quite pointless. I am not generalising, rather speaking from personal experience and observation. Having a History of Art degree has not only let me down but my peers as well, those who were top of the class… Continue reading 13 Missions on how…. to Succeed with your Arts and Humanities Degree -How to prepare yourself in your three years at University