Posts tagged ‘history’

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Bumper Stickers Art – History and Trends

Who said that a car bumper cannot be used as a medium to showcase some modern art pieces, like stickers? Of course, it can. While this statement remains highly arguable for many art critics and followers of the traditional art, the community of sticker artists accepts it as a self-evident axiom and so does the …

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Country Flag Designs – the Quintessence of Meaning

State or country flag belongs to the key symbols, used to represent a particular country. Another two elements are coat of arms and anthem. The evolution and establishment of different country flags is a very interesting branch of science, yet the meaning of the flags is even more interesting and full of exciting facts and …

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Barack Obama caricature - funding of the environmental catastrophe in Gulf of Mexico by using British Petroleum (BP) funds

Political Caricature – from Ancient Times to Present Days

“A caricature is putting the face of a joke on the body of a truth.” Joseph Conrad Drawing a caricature seems simple at a first glance. Just take a famous face (a politician or a celebrity for example), find its most distinctive feature (it could be a nose, eyes, lips, ears or whatever draws the …

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Paris – the Sparkling City of Light

Visiting Paris is one of the cherished dreams of many people who are charmed with everything monumental, historically rich, romantic, and magnificent. Some succeed in making it come true, others, always due to the objective insuperable obstacles and unfavorable circumstances, just keep on dreaming. If you are one of those who, at the moment, cannot …

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