Tyranny


Croatia

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Size: 31.5 H x 39.4 W x 0.4 in

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Art Description

Painting: Oil on Canvas.

Deconstruction of Cronus cycle, five artworks named Aristocracy, Timocracy, Oligarchy, Democracy and Tyranny. Based on Plato's five types of government, the cycle questions politics and ideology in post-transition countries of Europe. The connection of ideology of today's political parties and their counterparts in the past. As well as the concept of children being used as a propaganda tool, questioning their innocence. The composition of the artwork combines scenes from the past with ones from today. sometimes showing the children of the past in present events or vice versa.

Keywords: Balkans, Philosophy, Politics, Tyranny, Children, Plato

Subjects: Politics

Styles: Fine Art, Documentary, Realism, Figurative, Photorealism

Mediums: Oil

Materials: Canvas

Prints: Politics Art Prints, Fine Art Art Prints, Documentary Art Prints, Realism Art Prints, Figurative Art Prints, Photorealism Art Prints, Oil Art Prints, Canvas Art Prints

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