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The Nude in Art

The Nude in Art & The Evolution of Consciousness

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he nude has experienced as many highs and lows in the art world as a manic depressive painter. Tim Marlow in The Nude In Art explains, “For at least 30,000 years, humans have represented the naked form in a variety of ways.” To the Greeks and Romans, the male nude was a symbol of physical perfection the body was …

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Art Censorship

Art Censorship: How Social Media Edits Our World View

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]ith all the horror terrorizing the world, something wonderful happened recently for the arts, and we have the French to thank for it. In a landmark censorship case against art, the French ruled that Facebook can be sued in France for censoring content. Parisian teacher Fréderic Durand-Baissas had his account suspended 5 years ago after he posted …

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