Violence and the macabre in art
A short lecture on art and violence. Why artists represent violence in their work. What are the changing attitudes towards violence through the centuries and how this is portrayed in art.
Part one covers paintings from the 15th century till the 19th century.
Part two shows paintings and photographs
from the 20th century till the 21st century. The lecture aims to show the reasons for representing violence and the macabre and the motives of the artists.
Compiled and narrated by F. Mouzakits