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Unformatted text preview: dots. In this piece she makes the viewer feel as if they are floating in space, with the floor, ceiling, and the walls covered with tiny dots and reflective mirrors. With this the artist is uses the first role, makes the viewer see things in new ways, it isn’t just tiny dots and mirrors. The second art work is the “Faith Ringgold’s God Bless America” Fig. 20. This piece of art is symbolic, by using the American flag, as flag and also a prison cell, and the star the prisoner is holding is also a sheriff’s star. This was painted during a time when white prejudice against black people was enforced by law enforcement. The lady in the painting looks to be pledging allegiance to the flag, when actually she is prisoner. This is a painting that would be an example of iconographic or symbolic significance....
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This note was uploaded on 08/19/2011 for the course ART 101 taught by Professor Annavida during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10