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Art
Terms Definitions
cicak
gecko
pausaje
landscape
negro
black
shaft
the columns
Phosphoresence
Pollock 1947
Baroque
1,600-1,750 A.D.
la ceráminca
ceramic
la melodía
melody
Collage
pasted paper
masterpiece
una obra maestra
jesus moroles
granite sculptor
Tones
Black and white
Blue
Peaceful. Calming. Depressing. Loyalty. Most Popular Color.
Guitar, France, (Cubism), Picasso
small
long depth of field
Daguerre
Announcement of the daguerreotype
How Created Atlas Slave
Michelangelo
diagnol
line running at a slant
Achromatic Colors
Without color. Neutrals Grays
rhythm
the length of a note
of this era
de cet époque
Tomb of the Reliefs
Banditaccia necropolis

Caere/Cerveteri
Compostion
arrangement of objects withing a picture plane
Three dimensional
Length + width + depth
The Opera, France, Garnier, 19th Century Architecture
Cubism
reduce form to geometric shapes, influenced by African art, sharp angles, distortion, show different facets
pottery
art that is made from clay
Variety
difference between two or more elements (i.e. warm and cool)
montar (un cuadro)
to hang (a picture)
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Mary CassattIn the Lodge(At the Francais)1879
deconstruction
branch of the semiotic method that opens up structural methods (structural and post structural) and questions about what we see, or think we see
theme vs. concept
theme: topic (essentially); concept: general notion or idea
FREE-FORM/ SHAPES A.K.A ORGANIC A.K.A AMORPHIC
FREE HAND
color
is the refraction and reflection of light
Chiaroscuro
Italian work for "light-dark". In 2-D, representational art, the process of using values to record light shadow.
Warm Colors
Red, Orange, Yellow. often associated with fire and the sun.
wedging
getting air bubbles out of the clay
value
relative darkness or lightness of a color
The Second of May, 1808
Francisco Goya, 1814
The couple in Lichtenstein's Forget It, Forget Me! are not very realistic but they are clearly recognizable. The painting is therefore a good example of what kind of art?
Pop art
the sublime
used in reference to nature being awe-inspiring fashion, overwhelming
embossing
to raise a relief design on the surface of paper through pressure
Egyptian Composite View
figures are always incomposite view. Mixture of frontal and profile views.
TERTIARY
MIXTURE OF A PRIMARY AND A SECONDARY COLOR, ALSO KNOWN AS INTERMEDIATE
ears
top lines up with eyes, bottom with bottom of nose
balance
_____ is a feeling of visual equality in shape, form, value, color, etc.
Marble
This material is soft and dense (skin like)
Symetrical balance
Having similarity in shape, size and relative position of corresponding parts.
texture
the surface quality that can be seen or felt
tactile quality: sense of touch
visual association: knowing how a surface feels
actual texture: real surface
visual texture: gives illusion of real texture
objective
That which is based, as closely as possible, on physical actuality or optical perception. Such art tends to appear natural or real; the opposite of subjective.
model
a standard or example for imitation or comparison.
Evaluation
judgment based on the other 3, be able to support it, depends on design quality, formalism, expressiveness, and originality
narthex
a vestibule leading to the nave of a church
Value scales
show the full range of values from light to dark shaded with pencil
split compliment
a color and the intermidiate colors on either side of it
Jamb statues
statuse in a door jamb, usually of saints
line
the path of a moving point - may vary in length, width, density, & direction
la sombra
el efecto que produce la luz en una cosa
What are the TWO types of digital graphic files?
BITMAP & VECTOR
What is a baren
a Japanese tool (flat disk)- a hand press
India ink (or China ink)
the oldest type of ink made from carbon black and water. Ancient peoplemade ink from dyes of plants, squid and octopus. Has been used for thousands of years. Instruments used with ink are primarily pen and brush.
The Arapaho Ghost Dance dress would have been worn _____________.
During a Plains Indian ritual meant to help transform the West back to what it had been before the settlement of Euro-Americans
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