Art quotes search by Author: Martha Mayer Erlebacher. Many of the nudes in the Tate exhibition can be understood through one or other of these cultural frames. Paula Brook. It is his business to find essences in surfaces, and what more attractive and challenging surface than the skin around a soul?
It points to the ongoing role played by male-male relations in shaping female experiences. I have read that the ancients, when they had produced a sound, used to modulate it, heightening and lowering its pitch without departing from the rules of harmony. Often a certain tenderness and love is felt capturing the nude's special beauty and spirit in paint. Robert Henri. Why do female nudes always have to look downtrodden?
An elbow? But lots of things — migration, globalisation, consumerism, sexual liberalisation, the Internet, social media, changes in gender roles — have transformed Australian society over the last few decades. A thorough understanding of the anatomy of the human figure in its ideal form is fundamental to relating to, and interpreting, our perception of the world.
Coulter Watt. Even though you may only finish one portion of the drawing, just make certain that all the parts hang together, so that the study will be useful to you in the future. Amor Mundi: I look at a nude. Naked is a human commodity.