Art Final 16 Flashcards

Art
Terms Definitions
ancestor
Vorfahren
Grabado
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formal
formal
el espacio
space
Vermeer
The Astronomer
la représentation
performance
la soledad
solitud/lonely
el movimiento
movement
evil
extremely bad, wicked
display
wystawiać na pokaz
Hecabe
esposa de Priamo
difícil de entender
confusing
entablature
(architecture) the structure consisting of the part of a classical temple above the columns between a capital and the roof
Neolithic Patterns
Geometric patterns/abstract images
Zeus
Se disfrazo de Anfitrion
realizar
to perform, to accomplish
Iconography
Analytic study of the symbolic/religious meaning of objects, persons or events
Pop Art
Popular culture mass media
Mona Lisa
da Vinci - Renaissance
Tint
A color mixed with white.
valoir
to be of value; worth
Still Life with Spherical Mirror
Escher
longitudinal-plan
any structure designed with a rectangular shape
Delacroix "The Death of Sardanapalus" 1826
Vision After the Sermon, France, Post-Impressionism, Gauguin
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hue
a color on the color spectrum
good design
logical and harmonious relationship between the parts of an artwork (harmony, unity, rhythm)
texture
the characteristic appearance of a surface having a tactile quality
craftsmanship
time commitment, attention to detail, care
aknowledged master of the black-figure technique
exekias
Assemblage
A sculpting method in which different kinds of materials are gathered and joined together. 3-D collage
collage
work of art put together from fragments
Totem
Object as animal or plant; represents ancestors
What do you think about
Qué piensas de
composition
the plan, placement or arrangement of the elements and objects in a work of art
Byzantium
An ancient city now called Istanbul, Turkey. Constantine used it as his capital from 330 AD
asymetrical balance
the appplication of equal visual weight in this painting
complementary colors
colors opposite on the color wheel
Classical
the influence of ancient Greece and Rome
modeling tools
tools for working with modeling clay
Vanishing Point.
In linear perspective drawing, where receding parallel lines converge. (at a vanishing point on the horizon line).
"The Garden of Earthly
Delights" - Hieronymus
Bosch
Omitted... Artist: Bosch
two dimensional
having height and weight, but no depth; flat, as a piece of paper
Printmaking
a process by which different types of prints are made
Barrel Vault
Created by placing arches behind each other to create a ceiling. Tunnel-like.
is a mixture of powdered mierals and small stones
concrete
negative space
space around an object, empty spaces surrounding shapes and forms
clerestory
The topmost zone of a wall with windows in a basilica extending above the aisle roofs. Provides direct light into the central interior space
Formalism
-a way of looking at art work including representational and narrative works that emphasize their formal properties
-ex) "Blue Poles" Pollock
Crayon
A stick of colored wax used for drawing or writing.
Economy
The distillation of the image to the basic essentials for clarity of presentation.
Shapes derived from those of living things found in nature.
Organic Shapes
Pastel Color
The term "pastel" has been used by some to mean tints or pale colors — soft colors, lightened with white — having little saturation and great lightness. (Brilliant colors, although they too are very light in value, are strongly saturated.)
Another name for a design or _____ of ideas is composition.
Layout
kiln
a large oven for firing or burning or drying such things as porcelain or bricks
imitationalism
the type of art that most people can identify with and enjoy
Ossian Receiving the Ghosts of French Heroes
Anne-Louis Girodet, 1802
Representational
Any work of art that seeks to resemble the world of natural appearance.*Realism basically
Tints and shades of one color
What is monochromatic color scheme?
Pollock, White Light, 1954, Abstract Expressionism/Action Painting
eliminates all reference to recognizable objects, intensity of light everywhere, texture and line
the birth of this new technique came around 530 bce from an artist know as
the andokides painter
ART REFLECT THE SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS
USING CREATIVE SKILLS TO SHOW THE BITTER STRUGGLES AGAINST THE INJUSTICES OF THE TIMES, AND USING SATIRIZE IN POLITIICS
Michelangelo's Studies for the Libyan Sybil is a good example of a drawing that was meant to be used __________.
as a preparatory study for another project
what is the third stage of drying/completion of a clay object?
bone dry: clay is brittle, ready to fire, room temperature
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