By Queena Yue
There seems to be a world of difference between the art form of breaking and Greek sculptures. One is dynamic while the other is static. However, it seems they both incorporate ideas of movement and pause. I hope you take away that though art forms and expression can be different, they still connect over similar themes.
Check out my Youtube video: https://youtu.be/I9pGgnMmNmg
I used the following sources in my research and video:
Art in Context team comprised of art experts
Famous Greek Statues – An Exploration of Ancient Greek Sculpture
Emmanuel Adelekun (personal experience with breaking scene)
From the Bronx to a global phenomenon – here’s a brief history of breaking