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Napoleon crossing the Alps. Final version

Napoleon crossing the Alps: between art and propaganda

Two versions of the same historical image that, in reality, never happened. That really is political propaganda The painting of the neoclassical artist  Jacques-Louis David ‘ Napoleon crossing the Alps ‘ navigates, for the…

Who was the first dictator in history. What powers did he have? And who was the first dictator in modern history?

Who was the world’s first dictator?

Today we think of the dictators of today’s countries as “he who arrogates or receives all political powers , and supported by force, exercises them without legal limitation “. At least that is what the…

Fauvism, what is its meaning

Fauvism, what is its meaning?

What is Fauvism? It is said that of the artistic movements of the 20th century, Fauvism was the most fleeting and the most difficult to define. Les fauves , the beasts , Fauvism was called the style of painting that…

THE TOM BROWNING MOVIE

Freak 1932. Tom Browning’s movie

The Real Freaks Now almost anyone can be described as  freak. Within the  baleful  cathodic jarring images of poor visual landscape of any viewers, indeed, anyone can be a  geek ,  freak  or  frik . Freak, from English:  strange, extravagant, but the real freaks…

documentary sources, what are they

documentary sources, what it´s?

And what are documentary sources? Well, a documentary source shows the origin of the information, without further distinction. DOCUMENTARY SOURCES are the documents, testimonies, events or objects that convey significant…