Comparative analysis of mural art of North and South America (for example Canada and Chile murals)

Шеменьова, Юлія Володимирівна (2020) Comparative analysis of mural art of North and South America (for example Canada and Chile murals) Актуальні питання гуманітарних наук, 5 (28). pp. 244-252. ISSN 2308-4863

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This article examines the traditional and innovative features of murals in the cities of Canada and Chile. In particular, an overview of publications covering the process of becoming a street art in the Americas is provided. Theories on the appearance of this art in the works of American and British scholars (Pamela Dennant, Henry Chalfant, Martha Cooper, Olivier Pabene, Rob Palmer) are outlined. Shown the the subject of Canada's murals in Toronto, Ontario and Fr. Montreal. Samples of revolutionary murals in the street art of Chilean cities (Santiago) are highlighted. Of these, the creativity of the group of writerts is separately characterized Brigada Ramona Parra (BRP). The comparative analysis of the reproduced plots and the figurative and symbolic significance of the murals in the indicated territories is carried out. Most of them were found to be influenced by the individual perceptions of urban creators in North and South America. Detected the fact that the importance of the choice of theme for murals by artists is given to such factors as geographical borders, the historical process of formation and development of the state, the location of the murals by the formula "theme = function of place", the influence of cultures of neighboring countries, ethno-style.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: comparative analysis; mural art; North America; South America; Canada; Chile
Subjects: Статті у журналах > Фахові (входять до переліку фахових, затверджений МОН)
Divisions: Фаховий коледж "Універсум" > Циклова комісія образотворчого мистецтва та дизайну
Depositing User: Юлія Володимирівна Шеменьова
Date Deposited: 26 Oct 2021 10:09
Last Modified: 26 Oct 2021 10:09

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