TagArts

IELTS Speaking topic: An art and craft activity you did at school

Describe an art and craft activity you did at school.
You should say:
when this happened
what you did in the activity
who you did it with
and explain how you felt about this activity.

Continue reading

What is BAFTA?

A few days ago, several movies had been announced to win the EE BAFTA Awards, like Gravity, American Hustle, 12 Years a Slave and Great Gatsby. So what is the EE BAFTA?

Continue reading

The Rainbow Serpent

I encountered the painting of Rainbow Serpent firstly in listening part of the IELTS Examination Paper 8, and I reckoned it very interesting because this sort of art first appeared in Australian aboriginal rock art more than 6000 years ago, and perhaps as early as 8000 years before the present, as the seas rose after the last Ice Age as the paper mentioned. The Australian aboriginal rock art have recorded both real and symbolic images of their time on rock walls for many thousands of years. Throughout the long history of this tradition, aboriginal rock art has experienced three different artistic styles, that is the Dynamic, Yam and Modern style of painting.

Continue reading