People has been enslaved to ornamentation where they no longer found happiness associated with it 's application. They needed to be free from the constraints of lavish ornament and live in peace. The state recognized these thoughts but referred to the point “but if the ornament is beautiful” to which Loos ' harshly objects to. He is stern in his belief that ornament does in no way improve his own life and any others for that matter. He writes how all modern people will agree with his view that there should only be ornament if it 's utterly necessary.
Even though it is illegal, Graffiti can be classified as art because an artist that has made use of a run-down building to create art is using their environment to its full potential. It is giving the building of neglect a new purpose and it can be an important form or artistic expression, often for socially excluded groups. Graffiti is an expression that gives young people a voice. “An artist that has made use of a run-down building to create their art is in fact using his/her environment to its full potential. It is giving the building of neglect a new purpose”(Henry).
The work was also dangerous with not much supervising by the government. Workers, on the other hand, had little or even no bargaining power to leave the unsafe conditions. Nowadays, When Americans only pay attention when extreme work strike, levels of abuse are the norm hidden in the factories around the globe. Although the condition seems much improved, consumers don’t know the true fact- “Today, American citizens simply cannot know the working conditions of the factories that make the products they buy.
Without Jacob Riis’s photo essay bringing awareness to American urban decay and poverty, the reality would have been unknown. Through his baffling photos taken in urban cities, he successfully made people realize that these so-called “improvements to America” such as good economy, trade, and innovation were actually making the working class poorer by resulting in little pay and unsanitary working and living environments. The federal government’s
The owners and stakeholders tried to turn it around and restore profits. There was a lot less public grants for stadiums (which made the profits in the last generation. It's been seen that after a country has hosted a World Cup or The Olympics they begin to have an economic crisis. The powerful people decided to make a profit off these Games but didn’t think about the people that didn’t have the power and wealthy. (Stromberg, 2013) Human rights in sport has become a huge debate and influence in the sense that rules are being changed to accommodate the previously oppressed and protect the lives of those that play the sport.
The totalitarianism, that governs the city, restricts each person 's choice of clothing, job, spouse, and children and results from the fear of making wrong choices. A key aspect of their society 's decision to establish Sameness rather than expose people to the
People aren’t going to be happy all the time. What is more important safety or happiness? Machiavelli more concerned with the life of a city than the people within. If citizens are unhappy but they are protected from harm, than that is more important. What would be the purpose of happiness if you can defend
These are extreme examples but we can also find ourselves questioning the way society functions. If so, remember how pointing through the window also means pointing at a faint reflection of yourself, a reflection which was nurtured by society, a reflection which may defend the very ideas you are trying to
An example of this is when Walter used the insurance money to make an unauthorized transaction for a liquor license. In life today troubles of the same nature would be cyber crimes and stolen identities, these crimes affect our world and everyday living. Finally, poverty is affecting thousands of people in the United States; this impact is changing the quality of life for families as noted in the play A Raisin in the Sun. The lack of money for families hinders society to grow in jobs, education, health care and in having the ability to draw other companies to invest in our
Street art’s purpose is to leave something or an idea in people. Also an artist’s work is valued from his experiences in practicing art and that what gives his art a meaning. In the film Mr. Brainwash did not have any experience in art, but his work was purchased for a lot of money even if it didn’t have a meaning. the film argues on who’s art is valued less and who’s art is valued more . Street artists spend time to do a work that expresses their selves or their emotions in it not for getting money out of it not like art galleries.
Mark Rothko once said “Art is such an action. It is a kindred form of action to idealism. They are both expressions of the same drive, and the man who fails to fulfill this urge in one form or another is as guilty of escapism as the one who fails to occupy himself with the satisfaction of bodily needs.” Simply put, art is a necessity, however there is a lack of support for the arts. The text I have chosen, Americans for the Arts (americansforthearts.org), is a website dedicated to advancing the arts and providing opportunities for people in local communities to get involved in the arts in some form or fashion.
Around the world people memorialize great hero’s, express great sorrow for those lost in battle, and celebrate the triumphs that had built the ground and infrastructure from one nation to the next; monuments are constructed to remember our past. Yet, monuments cannot be constructed out of nothing ,great goes into planning, paying, and research that goes into making sure correct homage is paid those who are due. If one wishes to build a memorial a few things must be taken into consideration,making sure the monument honors or recognizes an important person or event, the design of the building including shape and size,and lastly the monument is placed in an acceptable location based on the subject matter. The most important factor in building a monument is making something that people will recognize and feel an attachment to.
When accumulating a collection of art, there are many considerations to take into account. Museum curators need to make the important decision of which new pieces to add on a regular basis. While there are hundreds of things to take into consideration when picking new art or artifacts to add to a museum, there are certain factors that matter above all else. These are the validity of the addition and the cost of it. They can make or break your collection depending on the precision and price of the piece.