WHO DID THE ART Flashcards

Art
Terms Definitions
l'affiche
poster
formal
formal
neblina
mist
Galaxy
Pollock
Picasso
Cubism
Guernica
la pintura
painting
sobresalir
to excel
Ingres
Grand Odalisque
George Seurat
Pointillism
after-image
brain records "aura"
to stand up
pararse
El aire
the air
Woman series
De Kooning
Maya Lin
Vietnam Vet Memorial
simulated texture
imitates real texture
Green is
a secondary color
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Avenue de l'Opera
Camille Pissarro
Impressionism
el vestuario
ropa de los actores
psychoanalysis
derived from the underlying unconscious meaning of an artwork
Andrea Pisano.
South doors, Baptistery of San Giovanni, Florence. 1330-36
Bronze Panels that are the Life of John the Baptist
Plan of Canterbury Cathedral
England 1175
el mundo actual
the present-day world
Line:
a mark with length and direction.
pointillism
separate color into its component parts. apply component colors to canvas in tiny dots (points). comprehensive only from a distance
Resurrection of Christ, Dieric Bouts, (on linen), c.1455, Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena
Tactile Texture
real, you can feel it
Television
Most Widely available artistic medium in our culture
Tempera
paint and process involving an emulsion of oil and water
As a reaction against Abstract Expressionism, Frank Stella's Empress of India exhibits the elegant, sparse content-less shape of _______.
Minimalism
Drypoint
An intaglio printmaking process in which lines are scratched directly into a metal plate with a steel needle. Also the resulting print.
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vault
a masonry roof or ceiling constructed on the principle of the arch
Figure drawing
human figure is 8 heads high.
Neoclassicism
syle of painting which imitated the style of ancient Greek and Roman sculpture and architecture, usually have grand themes from history and legend as subject matter
Composition
Combining of parts or elements to form: * a whole * the structure and orginization * the total form of a work of art
deesis
a tripartite icon in the byzantine tradition, usually showing christ enthroned between the virgin mary and St. John the Baptist, who intercede on behalf of humankind
Fashion Design
creating and producing apparel for every occasion
Snake Goddess
Minoan (2,000- 1,400 BC) Knossos, Crete
in shrine room of Palace of Minos
made of ceramic and faience
used for fertility rituals
cone and cylinder + natural shape
made my woman potters and painters
Vik Muniz's Atlas (Carlao) was created by arranging_______ on his studio floor, photographing the arrangement, then painting from the photograph.
Garbage
Mobile
A kinetic sculpture with a balanced arrangement of moveable parts.
edge
where on shape stops and another begins
Figure
The primary or positive shape in a design; a shape which is noticeably separated from the surrounding ground or negative shape. The figure is the dominant, advancing shape in a figure-ground relationship
Sunken Relief
Releif sculpture in which the figures or designs are modeled beneath the surface of the stone, within a sharp outline.
folk artists
artists who are self taught and therefore have had little or no formal schooling in artistic methods
concept of transfer
learning one context of performance and applying it to another (usually doesnt happen)
nibs
pen points, used on pen holders which provide fore the removal of tips
savoir (oublier) son texte
to know (forget) one's lines
Glaze
Liquid glass that melts and bonds to clay through the heat of the kiln
Ceramics
Objects made from baked clay, such as pottery vase, sculptures, etc.
Rain, Steam, and Speed: The Western Railway
J.M.W. Turner
Visual Balance
The appearance of equilibrium in a work of art
A number of his designs are centered around Vincenza, including the Villa Godi, and the most influential of those inspired Thomas Jefferson's plans for Monticello.
Palladio
Cultural art
Objects from the past that survive or are preserved -usually found in museums (Cultural art examples: Tapestry, Clothing, Mask, and Tools)
Mask of Agammemnon
from mycenae 1500bc. it was beaten gold. covered the face of the ruler Schliemann.
Two Point Perspective
Different sets of lines meet at different points
chiaroscuro
The use of light and dark values to imply depth and volume in a two-dimensional work of art.
focal point
that area in a composition at which the emphasis is greatest
Primary Colors
In a color system, the basic colors that cannot be broken down into other colors and that can be combined to create other colors.
What are the elements of art?
line, shape, form/value, texture, color, & space
Stained Glass Windows
windows made up of colored pieces of glass, held in place with lead strips
implied motion
• Stopped Time: a style of art that "stops time" in order to imply motion.
• Time Implied & Motion Implied: Some artwork attempts to imply that motion
or time has occurred within the art piece.
fire
to heat a clay object in a kiln to a specific temperature
vietnam veterans memorial by maya lin
inspired by earth works and minimal art. an example of art that can heal the individual as well as a community a public art success
three things you did to paint a subject to look realistic
paid attention to value and intensity;paint textures and details;add shadows
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