Art Lecture Notes

Art Lecture Notes - Closure-follow a series to make a line...

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Art Lecture Notes Design elements Shape: Mass/form: 3D Naturalism- shows every flaw Idealized- makes them look better then they really are Distortion-exagerating flaws Stylized-simplified Absraction- happens in degrees Non-objective-color and shapes, artist create No figures, landscapes Curvelinear- organic shapes Rectilinear- forms that are non-made geometric Line: Line types: Contour-slow, steady line Gesture- speed, sense of movement Surface contour- describe interior outline Positive- main idea of picture (object) Negative- helps direct us to positive space (background) Implied-suggested by a shape
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Unformatted text preview: Closure-follow a series to make a line dots that connect Line direction Horizontal-strong line across Diagonal- strong line Movement, excitement Texture: Tactile/actual- sculpture- be able to feel it Visual/Illusionistic- an illusion Trompe loell- 3D and 2D 3D inside and 2D art (to fool the eye) Pattern- shows texture Irregular pattern- Value: Scale- 1=white 2=med gray 3=black contrast- high-black and white area lost and found (chiaroscureo)- a part of line goes into another line low key: dark colors high key- light colors Color: color wheel: primary colors:...
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