The history of art can be traced back to cave paintings of about 15000 BC. Baker, F. (2011). Facilitating Neurological Reorganization through Music Therapy: A Case of Modified Melodic Intonation Therapy in the Treatment of a Person with Aphasia. In A. Meadows (Ed.), Developments in Music Therapy Practice: Case Study Perspectives (pp. 280-296). Gilsum, NH: Barcelona. Rickson, D., Molyneux, C., Ridley, H., Castelino, A., & Upjohn-Beatson, E. (2015). Music therapy with people who have Autism Spectrum Disorder – Current practice in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Music Therapy, 13, 8-32. Haunch of Venison, New York. Abstract Expressionism: A World Elsewhere. 12 September – 12 November 2008. Catalogue. Like literature, music has also a language of its own and the notes produced whether in abstract melody or any composition has some message to convey or some mood to create. Speaking metaphorically, the notes and nuances of musical sounds which ultimately … Read the rest

Sara’s Parlour Face Painting is a contemporary face and body art company based in Birmingham. Jamabo, T. A., & George, I. R. (2014). Music as a therapy for depression in women: A theoretical perspective. International Journal of Academic Research, 6(4), 227-231. The auditory cortex is mainly part of the temporal lobe at each side of the brain, slightly above the ears. The brain cells in this area are organized by sound frequencies, with some responding to high frequencies and others to low ones. The auditory cortex analyzes the information from the music such as the volume, pitch, speed, melody and rhythm. Larson, Kay. How Should Artists Be Educated?” ARTnews 82, no. 9 (November 1983): pp. 85-91. Ratcliff, Carter. The Fate of an Orthodoxy: Notes on Recent American Sculpture.” La sculpture contemporaine après 1970. Exh. cat. in French and English. Fréjus: Fondation Daniel Templon and Musée Temporaire, 1991. It can be … Read the rest

Photography is used by amateurs to preserve memories of favorite times, to capture special moments, to tell stories, to send messages, and as a source of entertainment. The School of Athens is a fresco in Apostolic Palace, Vatican by a prominent artist of renaissance era Raphael Sanzio. He made this fresco in two years on the wall of the Apostolic Palace. Paintings shows all the major figures of the school including famous philosophers and savants like Plato, Aristotle, Socrates, Pythagoras and many others. Every figure is doing different activities. The central figures of the painting are Plato on the left and Aristotle on the right. In this grand picture, Raphael has put big efforts. In modern world, this kind of work and artistic knowledge gives new artist a great inspiration. De Bruyn, L., Moelants, D., & Leman, M. (2012). An embodied approach to testing musical empathy in participants with an … Read the rest

Mickalene Thomas (b. 1971, Camden, NJ; lives and works in Brooklyn, NY) makes paintings, collages, photography, video, and installations that draw on art history and popular culture to create a contemporary vision of female sexuality, beauty, and power. Nöcker-Ribaupierre, M. (1999). Short and Long-Term Effects of the Maternal Voice on the Behaviors of Very Low Birth Weight Infants and their Mothers as a Basis for the Bonding Process. In R. R. Pratt & D. E. Grocke (Eds.), Music Medicine 3 (pp. 153-161). Melbourne: University of Melbourne. Müller-Schareck, Maria. Fresh Widow – The Window in Art since Matisse and Duchamp. Exh. cat. Düsseldorf: Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, 2012. Introduction by Marion Ackermann; also essays by Rolf Selbmann, Elke Bippus, Erich Franz, Peter Kropmanns, Isabelle Manz, Heinz Liesbrock, Christoph Grunenberg, Melanie Vietmeier, Lisa Marei Schmidt, John Yau, Christian Müller, Stefan Gronert, Rune Gade, Hans Rudolf Reust, Doris Krystof, Ina Blom Caroline Káding The text … Read the rest

Nail art is the most versatile and latest fashion statement today. Miller, C., & Teramoto, M. (2015). Music therapy as a treatment for patients with post-traumatic stress disorder. International Journal of Mental Health & Psychiatry, 1(1), 1-3. Today, Nael devotes his time fully to painting and continues to be inspired by his deep love of nature, and his fascination with the elements so dramatically displayed within the Scottish landscape and its coastlines. His paintings often transcend the immediate depiction of the landscape and embrace the human relationship with the land. From the people living in these areas- the fisherfolk and their relationship with the sea, and the farmers working the land, Nael Hanna is driven to capture the rhythms, atmosphere and textures so unique to this part of the world. Peters, Susan Dodge, ed. Memorial Art Gallery: An Introduction to the Collection (includes artist’s statements). Entry Hans Hofmann” by Penny … Read the rest