____ are constructed by placing barrel vaults at right angles to cover a square space
known as a ____.
Groin vaults; bay
____ artists are masters of the brush-and-ink medium. They have used it for centuries for
all types of ____.
____ creates the illusion of roundness or three dimensionality through the use of light and
shadow on a two-dimensional surface.
____ designed a type of shell architecture for the American Pavilion at Expo 67 in
Montreal known as the ____.
Buckminster Fuller; geodesic dome
____ is a mixture of pigment and a synthetic resin vehicle that can be thinned with water.
____ is a type of etching that can be used to produce the effects of crayon or pencil
____ is both a very realistic portrait of rural life in America and an icon of American art
due to its many commercial reproductions on cereal boxes, greeting cards, posters, and the like.
Grant Wood's American Gothic
____ is often a major design element in art forms such as ceramics, basketry, jewelry, and
____ is the only printmaking process in which prints can be rendered in paint as well as
____ is the study of the themes and symbols in the visual arts: the figures and images that
lend works their underlying meanings.
____ is very likely the most demanding type of sculpture because the artist must have a
clear concept of the final product from the very beginning of the process.
____ refers to a distinctive handling of elements and media associated with the work of
an individual artist, a school or movement, or a specific culture or period.
____ refers to the portrayal of people and things as they actually are, with no idealization
____ was the exclusive painting medium of artists during the Middle Ages.
____ was the principal painting medium during the Byzantine and Romanesque eras of
____, in which parallel lines converge at one or more vantage points on the horizon to
create the illusion of depth, was highly refined by ____ artists.
____, primarily used for covering roofs of structures, acquire their strength from the fact
that the sides of a triangle, once joined, cannot be forced out of shape.
A ____, located at the entrance to Barcelona's Parc Guell, has become a favorite symbol
of the city.
mosaic serpent by Gaudi
A flash or whirl of abruptly changing newspaper headlines meant to indicate the
progression of time and events in a film is known as a ____.
A form of charcoal was used by our primitive ancestors to create images on ____.