Archive for January, 2012

Modern Directors Whose Vision is Redefining Film

If you are a film buff, you know there is nothing quite like the feeling a truly good movie can give. A film crew is made up of a large group of people who do jobs to acheive a certain artisitc vision through film, but one of the most important jobs in the film industry is the job of the director. In order for a movie to truly be good, the movie must have a good director. If you are looking for up and coming directors who are taking the world by storm, here are a few who have the artistic vision to truly redefine film.

Darren Aronofsky

Darren Aronofsky is a truly visual director who takes his films to another level. From the depressing vision dislayed in Requiem For A Dream to his latest visual masterpiece, Black Swan, Darren Aronofsky brings his unique vision to make movies that truly redefining film.

Joel and Ethan Coen

The brother duo of directors create movies with an edge that are different from many movies of the past. They technically have been making movies for years, but it’s only been recently that their movies have had a major impact on society while redefining film with their groundbreaking movies like No Country For Old Men and Miller’s Crossing.

These are just 2 of the many directors who are creating groundbreaking cinematic experiences that are truly redefining film. Hopefully, we will get to enjoy their artistic visions for many more years to come.

Czars of the Canvas: Russia’s Greatest Painters

Have you any idea why Russia’s Greatest Painters are deemed Czars of the Canvas? There are countless of painters, artists and musicians all throughout the world but then what makes the Russian Painters a cut above the rest? Well, it is perhaps how Russian Painters have made a remarkable impression as far as art, music and painting are concerned. After all; they have married their culture to their love for art. They have mingled art with the culture they have been born with – a culture that is not only inspiring but at the same time, truly eye-catching.

Russian Paintings Boast Of Genres And Concepts Of All Sorts

From the traditional Russian artworks to the contemporary Russian paintings being auctioned in various galleries all over the world, you will notice that each genre depicts a sense of class and culture that money cannot buy. It is so delightful to look at Russian paintings especially that they reflect concepts of realism, abstractionism, impressionism, surrealism, expressionism, post-impressionism, fantasy, or avant-garde. Truly, nothing can be more delightful than to have a look at such Russian paintings – both traditional and modern.

Russian Painters Offer A Wide Assortment Of Themes

One last thing, Russian painters always offer a vast array of themes. You may select the theme you like based on your need or preference. There are the so-called Russian landscapes where the beauty of Russia is displayed through painting; the genre scenes, paintings about still life or nude scenes, or portraits of both prominent and mediocre faces.

Explore the works of countless Russian painters who carried on the traditions of the late nineteenth century and you will feel the timeless power of their works. If you are bent on catching a glimpse of Russian art works, you may always check out the Russian Museum located in St. Petersburg. It is where a lot of the best Russian paintings of all times are stored.


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