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Unformatted text preview: Historical Event: 1914 World War 1 Mathematics: 4 leading + approx. 14 in a row x approx. 10 rows = 144 soldiers 1950-2000 Only Only Bird by Alexander Calder in 1951 * The piece is made out of tin cans * Even while working on larger pieces, these smaller birds legitimized him as an artist * Interested in birds since youth Historical Event: 1953 DNA is discovered Visual Arts: The artist is able to achieve the illusion of motion despite the stiff materials by using smaller pieces. These pieces a Post 2000 October Low Tide by John Walker in 2000 * Inspired by landscape of Maine coast * Finds beauty in a muddy cove and tidal pool * Divided by geometric shapes Historical Event: 2001 US World Trade Center Pentagon attacked Science: Tidal pools can be found in rocky areas by the edge of an ocean. They are formed by natural forces that shape the l a...
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2011 for the course ART 4 taught by Professor James during the Spring '10 term at Stanford.
- Spring '10