Neo-noir genre in motion pictures

Neo-noir genre is often identified in modern motion pictures. It is marked with distinct genre conventions as illustrated. Obscured scenes The backgrounds of scenes are obscured by rain, smoke, fog, or steam. In some cases, foreground characters are also hidden. Chiaroscuro lighting This kind of lighting is used to add contrast to a scene hence […]

Plecy / Backs sculpture by Magdalena Abakanowicz

Plecy / Backs sculpture are twelve hollowed-out human figures that are sitting in a row. They were made by Magdalena Abakanowicz from Poland in the year 1974. Elements of this artwork Lines There are various lines on the back of this sculpture. The lines are used to shown that the sculptures are bent forward like […]