PART 2 MEDIA AND PROCESSES Chapter 22 Painting Gateways to Art Understanding

Part 2 media and processes chapter 22 painting

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PART 2 MEDIA AND PROCESSES Chapter 2.2 Painting Gateways to Art: Understanding the Visual Arts , Debra J. DeWitte, Ralph M. Larmann, M. Kathryn Shields John Matos, a.k.a. “Crash” Aeroplane 1 Practitioners of spray-painted graffiti art are considered vandals and criminals by local governments when they paint places without the permission of the property owners Because of this, many artists keep their identity secret and sign their work with an alias, called a tag John Matos (b. 1961), whose tag is “Crash,” is considered a founder of the graffiti art movement He began spray painting New York City subway cars at the age of thirteen
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2.40 Blek le Rat, David with the Machine Gun , 2006. New York
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PART 2 MEDIA AND PROCESSES Chapter 2.2 Painting Gateways to Art: Understanding the Visual Arts , Debra J. DeWitte, Ralph M. Larmann, M. Kathryn Shields Blek le Rat, David with the Machine Gun Uses stencils as a quick way of transferring his designs to surfaces Ironically juxtaposes an image of Michelangelo’s famous statue David with a superimposed machine gun Blek le Rat is considered an artivist: an artist/activist Part of a larger movement, called culture jamming, that draws attention to social or political issues This unauthorized rendering was spray painted on a building in support of Israel
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PART 2 MEDIA AND PROCESSES Chapter 2.2 Painting Gateways to Art: Understanding the Visual Arts , Debra J. DeWitte, Ralph M. Larmann, M. Kathryn Shields Conclusion The wax of encaustic, the egg of tempera, and the wet plaster of fresco have all offered artists technically demanding ways of combining pigment with a binder to depict subjects in durable and vivid color The invention of oil paint helped artists achieve astonishing naturalism and luminosity of light effects Acrylic is a water-based medium with results similar to oil Watercolor, gouache, and inks are other kinds of water- based paint
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Chapter 2.2 Painting PART 2 MEDIA AND PROCESSES Gateways to Art: Understanding the Visual Arts , Debra J. DeWitte, Ralph M. Larmann, M. Kathryn Shields Click the image above to launch the video Video: Painting
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Chapter 2.2 Painting PART 2 MEDIA AND PROCESSES Gateways to Art: Understanding the Visual Arts , Debra J. DeWitte, Ralph M. Larmann, M. Kathryn Shields Click the image above to launch the video Audrey Flack: Photorealism and Vanitas Watch videos on skilled painters and learn about their methods:
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Chapter 2.2 Painting PART 2 MEDIA AND PROCESSES Gateways to Art: Understanding the Visual Arts , Debra J. DeWitte, Ralph M. Larmann, M. Kathryn Shields Click the image above to launch the video Diego Velázquez: Las Meninas Watch videos on skilled painters and learn about their methods:
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Chapter 2.2 Painting PART 2 MEDIA AND PROCESSES Gateways to Art: Understanding the Visual Arts , Debra J. DeWitte, Ralph M. Larmann, M. Kathryn Shields Click the image above to launch the video Angelica Kauffmann: A Pioneering Female Artist Watch videos on skilled painters and learn about their methods:
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