Art Appreciation @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/artappreciation artappreciation help, information, tips and techniques. en-us Copyright 2017 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:14:09 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Art Appreciation @ BellaOnline http://artappreciation.bellaonline.com Satire by Dissidents Disguised as Art http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art17694.asp Those opposing the Trump presidency use parody and satire - meant to bring ridicule to the core of our democracy - disguised as art and First Amendments rights. I will discuss this much-heated issue. Sat, 17 Jun 2017 22:10:10 EST Deconstructivism and Recontextualization in Art http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art17721.asp Aside from the confusing de- and re- prefixes, Iíll explain the deconstruction of postmodernism and the use of appropriation and recontextualization by artists such as Andy Warhol, Bansky, and Rojas. Sat, 3 Jun 2017 22:10:10 EST The Circus in Art - The End of an Era http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art17795.asp Who doesnít love a circus? Artists in the late 19th - early 20th c frequented the circus with its color and movement. Ringling Bros. farewell tour brings relief - but also sadness and nostalgia. Iíll explain. Sat, 20 May 2017 22:10:10 EST