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Giorgione – Famous Painters Bios – Wiki Videos by Kinedio

Giorgione (1477 – 1510) was an Italian painter of the Venetian school in the High Renaissance from Venice, whose career was cut off by his death at a little over the age of 30. Giorgione is known for the elusive poetic quality of his work, though only about six surviving paintings are acknowledged for certain […]

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Why Roller Coasters Click

Whether you’re a fan of riding roller coasters, or you have simply played way too much Roller Coaster Tycoon, you are probably familiar with the clacking, clicking, or clanking sound that many roller coasters make as they climb the lift hill. What you may or may not know is that this sound is part of […]

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From Phonographs to Spotify: A Brief History of the Music Industry

What happens when you take one of the most-streamed songs of all time, say, Drake’s “One Dance,” and record it onto the oldest format of recorded music: a wax cylinder. Okay stop, not great. But fast-forward to today and a lot has changed. We no longer really own music, you just stream it. Streaming is […]

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Diego Velázquez – Famous Painters Bios – Wiki Videos by Kinedio

Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (1599-1660) was a Spanish painter who was the leading artist in the court of King Philip IV and one of the most important painters of the Spanish Golden Age. He was an individualistic artist of the contemporary Baroque period, important as a portrait artist. In addition to numerous renditions […]

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Kitsch: Art or Not? | Art Terms | LittleArtTalks

The avant-garde are the leaders in the art world, right? But if there’s an avant-garde, meaning advanced- garde, there’s also a rear-guard, right? Let’s talk about that. Hey guys, it’s Karin. Welcome to Little Art Talks and today is the day we talk about Kitsch. Now Kitsch is the German word for trash, which probably […]