The portrayal of men in art and design had evolved over the years in many ways. One theme we have observed is that the portrayal of men in art hasn’t changed much. Men still remain to be seen as masculine, aggressive, powerful and in control of their situation.
Benin Culture King on horseback with attendants, from Benin, Nigeria, ca. 1550-1680. Bronze. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller
14 th & 15 th Century Albrecht Durer, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, ca. 1498. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (gift of Junius S. Morgan, 1919).
20 th Century Painting Title: Dennis Hopper 1971Andy WarholFamous American artist - Pop Artist Painting Title: Self Portrait 1964Andy WarholFamous American artist - Pop Artist
21 st Century Barack Obama "Hope" poster, originally by Shepard Fairey. 2008. Deutsch: Graffitit in Frankfurt (Oder) in der Leipziger Straße 27 2006.