Jackson Pollock, a great American painter of the 20th century, established a distinct way of painting that produced a major impact on the world of art. Oldfield, A., & Flower, C. (Eds.). (2008). Music Therapy with Children and their Families. London: Jessica Kingsley. The artist used the side of the pencil tip to apply tone broadly and quickly. She worked quickly and loosely, producing a sense of the whole animal rather than a detailed drawing. She concerned herself with the large shapes. She used the point of the pencil to emphasize some parts. All her lines are gentle and curving. She also incorporated the rough texture of the paper surface. There are white parts remaining (even in the toned areas) that keep the drawing light, fresh, and sparkling. Aasgard, T. (2001). An ecology of love: Aspects of music therapy in the pediatric oncology environment. Journal of Palliative Care, 17(3), 177-181. Maess B, Koelsch S, Gunter TC, Friederici AD (2001) ‘Musical Syntax is Processed in Broca’s Area: An MEG Study’Nature Neuroscience 4: 540-545. A peculiar study from the University of Cornwall has shown that listening to heavy metal music makes people less sociable and lowers their willingness to do things for the common good. The researchers had several groups of test subjects play a game. In the course of the game, players could donate” their personal scores to improve their team’s score. Some of the teams would listen to such songs as The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine”, Katrina and the Waves’ Walking on Sunshine” and the like. Others would be listening to heavy metal and similar genres. In the end, players from the first category were more eager to share their scores than those who listened to dark, gloomy music. Lynn and Michael. Once again you guys were the hit of our Picnic. I really want to thank you for making our company party a success. We appreciate your professionalism and your dedication. I love my glitter tattoo. Everywhere I go people stop and ask me “Where did I get That?”. McConnell, T., Scott, D., & Porter, S. (2016). Music therapy for end-of-life care: An updated systematic review. Palliative Medicine, Advance online publication. Odell-Miller, H. (1995). Approaches to Music in Psychiatry with Specific Emphasis upon a Research Project with the Elderly Mentally Ill. In T. Wigram, B. Saperston & R. West (Eds.), The Art and Science of Music Therapy: A Handbook. London, Toronto: Harwood Academic. The creation, performance, significance, and even the definition of music vary according to culture and social context. Indeed, throughout history, some new forms or styles of music have been criticized as “not being music”, including Beethoven ‘s Grosse Fuge string quartet in 1825, 3 early jazz in the beginning of the 1900s 4 and hardcore punk in the 1980s. 5 There are many types of music, including popular music , traditional music , art music , music written for religious ceremonies and work songs such as chanteys Music ranges from strictly organized compositions—such as Classical music symphonies from the 1700s and 1800s—through to spontaneously played improvisational music such as jazz , and avant-garde styles of chance-based contemporary music from the 20th and 21st centuries.
Stouffer, J.W., Shirk, B.J., & Polomano, R.C. (2007). Practice guidelines for music interventions with hospitalized pediatric patients. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 22(6), 448-456. It is suggested that brain of a musician (even a very young one) works differently to the brain of a non-musician. In fact, A 2009 study which investigated brain imaging in children concluded that there were ‘structural brain differences’ between children who had attended weekly music lessons and those who had not. 1965 Annual Exhibition: Contemporary American Painting. Exh. cat. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1965. Layman, D., Hussey, D., & Laing, S. (2002). Music therapy assessment for severely emotionally disturbed children: A pilot study. Journal of Music Therapy, 39(3), 164-187. Suzuki, M., Isowa, T., & Kanamori, M. (2006). Research trends and issues recognized by nurses regarding music therapy among the elderly persons with dementia. Japanese Journal of Nursing Research, 39(4), 31-46. Tanriverdi,, & Aydemir, N.F. (2014). Perspectives of medical oncologists regarding music therapy for patients with cancer in Turkey – Can musicology be integrated into psycho-oncology? Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 14(11), 6537-6540. His long-time dealer, Anna Schwartz, has since announced that her gallery’s pre-COVID installed exhibition of Nixon’s work, Groups + Pairs 2016 – 2020, would remain on public display until the end of 2020 as a memoriam. Varnedoe, Kirk. Pictures of Nothing: Abstract Art Since Pollock. Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art and Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006. Hoge, James. Art Institute Awards to Non-Chicagoans Dismay Local Artists.” Chicago Sun-Times, 2 December 1959. The Grey Art Gallery is New York University’s fine arts museum, located on historic Washington Square Park in New York City’s Greenwich Village. It offers the NYU community and the general public a dynamic roster of engaging and thought-provoking exhibitions, all of them enriched by public programs. With its emphasis on experimentation and interpretation, and its focus on studying art in its historical, cultural, and social contexts, the Grey serves as a museum-laboratory for the exploration of art’s environments. York, E. (1994). The development of a quantitative music skills test for patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Music Therapy, 31(4), 280-296. Gullick, J.G., & Kwan, X.X. (2015). Patient-directed music therapy reduces anxiety and sedation exposure in mechanically-ventilated patients: A research critique. Australian Critical Care, 28(2), 103-105.
Ansdell, G., & Pavlicevic, M. (2010). Practising gentle empiricism”: The Nordoff Robbins research heritage. Music Therapy Persepctives, 28(131-139). Hindry, Ann, ed. Special Edition – Ellsworth Kelly.” Artstudio 24 (Spring 1992). Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, no. 50 (1999): 20. D.ervaux, I.sabelle Ellsworth Kelly: White Curve (Radius: 12′).” The Thaw Collection of Master Drawings – Acquisitions Since 2002. Exh. cat. New York: The Morgan Library & Museum, 2009: 162-163. Fig. 9. Seated saints and symbolic doorway, watercolor of south wall of Chapel XXVIII (entrance wall), Monastery of Apa Apollo at Bawit, 6th-7th century, wall painting. J. Clédat, Le monastère et la nécropole de Baouît” (Cairo, 1904), plate IX. Anyone who has looked at the art department course offerings in an art course catalog at a major university or college of art and design will be able to choose from a wonderful array of art study from every culture and age. During 1888-92, Lyonel took up painting and drawing classes at the Gewerbeschule in Hamburg & Königliche Kunst-Akademie. He studied under Ernst Hancke, Karl Schlabitz, and Filippo Colarossi. Feininger also worked as caricaturist for magazines, such as Harper’s Round Table, Harper’s Young People, Humoristische Blätter, Lustige Blätter, Das Narrenschiff, Berliner Tageblatt, and Ulk. His cartoon strips, “The Kin-der-Kids” and “Wee Willie Winkie’s” World came in 1906-07 and were quite popular. Clara Fürst, the daughter of the painter, Gustav Fürst, was his first wife. The marriage blessed the couple with two daughters. Lyonel had more children with his second wife, Julia Berg. Then Kinkade’s company, Media Arts Group Inc., was accused of unfair dealings with owners of Thomas Kinkade Signature Gallery franchises. There were 350 independently owned Kinkade franchises at its peak. An initial cash investment of $80,000 to $150,000 was the cost. One franchisee sued for fraud and won. Kincade’s company filed for bankuptcy. The ability to analyze (i.e., identify, describe, explain, interpret) art in terms of subject matter, design, media techniques, and mood in appropriate art terms. The ability to express a judgement of art, to express one’s personal response and the reasons for it and to accept and respect opinions that differ from one’s own. Making Art The ability to apply knowledge of subject matter, design, media, techniques, and mood to the creation of art. Creative Activity The ability to express qualities, to be fluent and flexible, to use original approaches, to exercise independent judgement, to express unique ideas. Work Habits The ability to concentrate, to give all in effort, to persevere, carry work to completion, to work independently, to follow instructions, to make decisions. Attitudes Cooperation, consideration of others, initiative, respect for materials and environment, enthusiasm, acceptance of criticism (positive and negative), weighing the suggestions of others before accepting or rejecting them, enjoyment in trying something new, not destroying unsuccessful attempts, experimenting freely and without fear.
Thomas Nozkowski, An Autobiography, Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, New York, July 23-September 30, 2001. Nothing and Everything. Exh. cat. New York: Fraenkel Gallery and Peter Freeman Inc., 2006. You will also need the prime paint, usually in white color, to prepare the wall and cover the surface before you even start painting your artwork. And the main thing to have in mind if you’re painting a large wall surface is that choosing the right paints is equally important as calculating the right amount. So once you like your choice of paint you are ready to leave home and create your painted masterpiece. But paint isn’t the only thing you’ll be using and there are additional tools that you simply must have. Gibson, Ann Eden. Issues in Abstract Expressionism: The Artist-Run Periodicals (includes artist’s statements). Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Research Press, 1990. Auping, Michael. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth 110. Exh. cat. Fort Worth: The Board of Trustees, Forth Worth Art Association, 2002: 89, 252. Artist Interview: Ellsworth Kelly with Mitchell Rales and Emily Wei Rales.” Produced by Glenstone. (Potomac, Maryland: Glenstone, March 21, 2013), DVD, 1:58:11. Franz, Erich. Orte der Sehnsucht- Mit Künstlern auf Reisen. Exh. cat. Münster: Westfälisches Landesmuseum, 2008. Geretsegger, M., Holck, U., Bieleninik, Ł., & Gold, C. (2016). Feasibility of a trial on improvisational music therapy for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Music Therapy, 53(2), 93-120. But it was his 1993 exhibition at Vancouver’s Equinox Gallery of a series of paintings called Black, inspired by his wartime experience during the Allied invasion of Sicily when he was wounded on Pachino Beach, that showed his versatility and breadth as an artist. Conceived as collages, the dark canvasses were made with bits of his old leather-covered army tarpaulin, stenciled lettering and even his dog tag. The series was more recently shown in a 2017 solo show at the Vancouver Art Gallery, which acquired some of the works. Wylie, Charles. Two Grays I, 1975.” Ellsworth Kelly in Dallas. Exh. cat. Dallas: Dallas Museum of Art, 2004: 28. Davidson, J.W., & Sandra, G. (Eds.). (2016). Music and Mourning. London; New York: Routledge. McFerran, K. (2015). A Multi-Theoretical Approach for Music Therapy in Eating Disorder Treatment. In A. Heiderscheit (Ed.), Creative Arts Therapies and Clients with Eating Disorders(pp. 49-70). London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Oil on canvas. 235.6 x 487.4 cm. Courtesy Robert Miller Gallery, New York. © ARS, NY and DACS, London 2016 Photo Private collection, courtesy Robert Miller Gallery, New York.