I’m not afraid of you, but I’m afraid of what you do to me

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dc.contributor Aalto University en
dc.contributor Aalto-yliopisto fi
dc.contributor.advisor Hirvonen, Ivan
dc.contributor.author Levina, Maria
dc.date.accessioned 2017-05-11T09:35:20Z
dc.date.available 2017-05-11T09:35:20Z
dc.date.issued 2016
dc.identifier.uri https://aaltodoc.aalto.fi/handle/123456789/26011
dc.description.abstract The thesis is an art based project with the written part. It consists of a noncommercial music video and photography (for the single cover). The written part is not a research; it is an additional material and investigation of the references and symbolism from the art project. The main topic of the art work is fear. My purpose was to understand what is fear from a philosophical perspective; and how it is possible to use an art creation as a way to eliminate one’s mind from fear. This project is an existential journey into the symbolism of paintings of the early Renaissance; it is a melancholic voyage to a medieval dreamland, where the boundary of reality is erased. The final point of the trip in this story is a personal transformation through the state of catharsis, or at least an attempt to rise a new question inside of a spectator. Catharsis is a basic phenomenon in art. I still believe that art exists to save the world and make it better. A brave sight into the eyes of inner darkness brings us freedom and peace. The process is painful, but purifying. I try to awake my demons and set them free in a hope, which will then in return, help other people to see their own demons and become free through going along the same path of release. I try to dig into my deep thoughts and set up my own questions in the works to help other people see their inner questions, which are important for them at the moment. en
dc.format.extent 103
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.title I’m not afraid of you, but I’m afraid of what you do to me en
dc.type G2 Pro gradu, diplomityö fi
dc.contributor.school Taiteiden ja suunnittelun korkeakoulu fi
dc.contributor.school School of Arts, Design and Architecture en
dc.subject.keyword fatal casualties en
dc.subject.keyword existentialism en
dc.subject.keyword angst en
dc.subject.keyword music en
dc.subject.keyword renaissance en
dc.identifier.urn URN:NBN:fi:aalto-201705114403
dc.type.ontasot Master's thesis en
dc.type.ontasot Maisterin opinnäyte fi
dc.contributor.supervisor Dodson, Zach
dc.programme fi


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