What Does "Beauty" Mean in Art Today? Research Paper by hicaliber

What Does "Beauty" Mean in Art Today?
A discussion regarding the modern concept of beauty in art.
# 95463 | 2,174 words | 6 sources | APA | 2006 | US
Published on May 24, 2007 in Art (Painting) , Art (Fine Art) , Art (Photography) , Art (Other Mediums) , Philosophy (General)


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This paper takes a look at how Kant defines the concept of beauty in art and how it relates to the art of today. According to the paper, when it comes to the modern concept of beauty in art, there is often a very thin line between beauty and the grotesque. The paper reviews various works of modern art, discussing the beauty of each piece.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Gilmore, Richard. Philosophical Beauty: The Sublime in the Beautiful in Kant's Third Critique and Aristotle's Poetics. World Congress of Philosophy, in Boston, Massachusetts from August 10-15, 1998. On the Internet at http://www.bu.edu/wcp/Papers/Aest/AestGilm.htm. Last retrieved on October 9, 2006
  • Cronk, R. The Rise and Fall of (Post-)Modern. 1996. On the Internet at http://www.westland.net/venice/art/cronk/riseandfall.htm. Last retrieved on October 9, 2006
  • On the Internet at http://www.tandempress.wisc.edu/tandem/gallery/komarin/gk610.htm. Last retrieved on October 9, 2006
  • On the Internet at http://www.artline.com/associations/ifpda/ifpdafair/ifpdafair2002/nonexhibiting/Segura_Publishing_Company/index.html. Last retrieved on October 9, 2006
  • On the Internet at http://www.robertkleingallery.com/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=13283. Last retrieved on October 9, 2006

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APA Format

What Does "Beauty" Mean in Art Today? (2007, May 24) Retrieved August 15, 2022, from https://www.academon.com/research-paper/what-does-beauty-mean-in-art-today-95463/

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"What Does "Beauty" Mean in Art Today?" 24 May 2007. Web. 15 August. 2022. <https://www.academon.com/research-paper/what-does-beauty-mean-in-art-today-95463/>

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