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My understanding of American Gothic Art

The background and history but also significant meaning to American Gothic art.

Audioslave - Like a Stone (Official Video)

Audioslave - Like a Stone (Official Video)

This song I chose because it holds a special place in my heart of the dark times and that there's light at the tunnel. His music really fell thru with feeling it in your soul and feeling his pain. This to me really represents Gothic art music is art.

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AIN'T NO GRAVE (Can Hold My Body Down) Johnny Cash

AIN'T NO GRAVE (Can Hold My Body Down) Johnny Cash

This represents the darkness to gothic art which was expressed in many ways. Johnny cash used it as a way of expressing his troubles and dark feeling to the world but still with control and light.

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Chris Velan - "un-American Gothic" (Official Music Video)

Chris Velan - "un-American Gothic" (Official Music Video)

This songs really hits the points of what people where afraid of and what the art was about. Not everything has to be normal or so perfect to be American Gothic art its's really what you want it to be. And that not everything is fair in life.

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American Gothic film run down

American Gothic film run down

This article talks about the arising of the film. The Grant Wood caused such a controversy that it caused people to express art into film and add their own twist which later on influence plenty of more movies and pieces of art.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About American Gothic

15 Things You Might Not Know About American Gothic

American Gothic fueled the rise of "Regionalism". It fueled a lot of things mainly curiosity in such a way we wanted the story behind it. Grant Woods influence was so big it really was the start. It's so big that its became a tourist trap.

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American Gothic - Wikipedia

American Gothic - Wikipedia

This article is a break down of the history and meaning to American Gothic art. It really helps you understand that it isn't just all dark it has beautiful light to it. The source to all this is really goes back to Grant Wood he really made an impact and whole other perspective of how there's more to art. Different ways to see it and you don't have to please the common eye.

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Drawing American Gothic

Drawing American Gothic

Not only is American Gothic Art such a beautiful way of expressing art . It's also very influential on children and young adults who learn at such a young age about the culture and art behind it. As this little girl draws the famous painting which is very iconic for American Gothic Art it just goes to show.

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American Gothic (1988), J. Hough - Trailer

American Gothic (1988), J. Hough - Trailer

This movie trailer represents a scary perspective of the Grant Wood painting with that little feel of what American Gothic Art is all about. Makes you curious and actually wanting to watch it.

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How American Gothic became an icon 1

How American Gothic became an icon 1

Gothic art became very popular especially throughout the agricultural timing. When Grant Wood painting his sister and dentist in front of a house in Eldon, Iowa this was the start of American Gothic art. With little effort he didn't try for his painting to big but, it's meaning and fine detail made it such a popular painting.

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