This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: symbolize religion or scripture, and the incents to symbolize purity. The painting was done in a mosaic medium in the period of medieval/Christian time. 1 In the second piece of art I chose, the artist Frank O. Gehry, assumes the traditional role of visual record but also assumes the fourth role of helping us see the world in a new and innovative way. The piece is entitled Guggenheim Museum; Bilbao, Spain, is dated 1993-1997. It is done in the medium “architecture”, and created in the period of the 20 th century. The traditional and fourth roles are determined by the visualization of a place (the Guggenheim museum) and the extreme new-age or innovative design of the building. Although the building is actual and really does exist; the extremeness of the design gives the idea of looking into the future thus assuming the fourth role of “helping us to see the world in a new and innovative way”. Laurie Tyler ART-101 Axia program University of Phoenix 2...
View Full Document
- Spring '09
- Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Guggenheim Museum, visual record, Frank O. Gehry, traditional role, Art Practicing Iconography