AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself

The American Dream by Grayson Perry

Be it on God, guns or Greta, social media offers neat solutions for our messy feelings The American Dream by Grayson Perry. Photograph: Grayson Perry This map of the US reflects a battle-torn landscape where nuance, compromise and empathy are casualties in the culture war Grayson Perry Mon 14 Sep 202 This is a map … Continuer la lecture »

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Steven Spielberg’s E.T

LUMNI enseignement

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Steve McQueen unveils his epic portrait of London’s Year 3 pupils

Turner Prize-winning artist and Oscar-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen unveils his epic portrait of London’s Year 3 pupils This epic display of portraits appears in a year when Britain’s education system has been challenged as never before. These photographs of all Year 3 pupils in London schools show the old ordinary life with entire classes posed … Continuer la lecture »

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The History of Bombs : Is it Art ?

‘the brilliance of this intervention lies in the fact that you don’t need to know it’s art to find it interesting’  The Guardian A seductive and terrifying array of fetishised weapons of mass destruction is mapped across the main hall of the Imperial War Museum in this powerful intervention that – like the museum itself … Continuer la lecture »

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Los Gringos

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Art, money and politics

Is Art a matter of money ? To what extent can art tackle political matters ?  https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/jul/28/banksy-altered-sea-view-triptych-sells-for-22m-at-auction

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The power of Music

YoYo Ma wants Bach to save the world    See how a very famous Asian-born American considers the power of Music to unite Nations and overcome social inequality and political tensions and divisions.

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First Date : no words needed !…

FINAL TASK: dubbing a silent movie, giving voice to the inner thoughts of the characters

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Banned Books : incredible US standards !

********************* Read the list below, and compare it with the 2018 list on the left and the censorship data. What strikes you ? Top Ten Most Challenged Books for 2017 The ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom tracked 354 challenges to library, school and university materials and services in 2017. Of the 416 books challenged or banned … Continuer la lecture »

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Is it Art? The Graffiti Issue

Focus on the chronology and spot the evolution of both graffiti and people’s opinion. Then decide on whether street art is art or not…  

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