Oct. 18, 2015
Photo Essay Statment
Fall Decay in the Pumpkin Patch
I chose to do a photo essay on literal decay. I took pictures of decaying pumpkins and squash
at the Pumpkin Patch. My idea was to capture what happe
October 3, 2015
I chose a piece of abstract art by Kerstin Bratsch called, Unstable Talismanic Rendering 27. The artist
used ink and solvent on paper to create an abstract splash pattern. Black, blue, orange, and gre
Art 120-Art Appreciation
April 7, 2016
This piece of work includes a landscape and seascape. The foreground is the sea with a small
sailboat sailing towards the mountains in the background. The center of interest in the sailboat.
Throughout Lawrences career, he had serval series of paintings; especially the
Migration series (1940-1941) spread Lawrences art works widely and contributed
significantly to African and African-American cultures in America. The theme of this
series was t
The Banjo Lesson
Henry Ossawa Tanner
The Banjo Lesson 1893
Oil on canvas 49 x 35 in
Hampton University Museum, Virginia
Henry Ossawa Tanner (1859-1937) was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Tanner
grew up in Philadelphia and began to paint at the age of t
Chapter 1 Vocabulary, Concepts & Topics
Know what these terms mean and be able to define them in written form, discuss them in class
and apply them in general. See also, Student Toolkit at front of Textbook and Glossary in back.
ARTS 1000 - A List of Basic Visual Vocabulary for Chapters 4 & 5
Visual Elements/Elements of Design
(Think of each aspect of each element having its own range of less or more)
Picture Plane; Two-Dimensional
NOTE: You can type right into this document or expand areas below each question
and print it out to take notes by hand.
Visual analysis of artworks some questions to ask. Use this sheet for notes.
Primary to any understanding of a work of art are these fo
Glass sculpture is one the few pieces of art that engages our senses differently than with
any other type of art. Unlike painting, glass sculpture occupies spaces a three dimensional mass.
One of the outstanding aspects of glass sculpture is th