Part II The Arts
After studying this chapter, students should be able to discuss
the media of painting.
the elements and composition of painting.
the identifying characteristics of painting: clarity, all-at-onceness, abstract
Being a Critic of the Arts
After studying this chapter, students should be able to explain
the relationship between criticism and the participative experience.
After studying this chapter, students should be able to
Describe the different ways sculpture and painting are perceived.
Explain how the space of sculpture is different from the space of painting.
Identify and describe the
What is a Work of Art
After studying this chapter, students should be able to explain and apply these accepted criteria
used in identifying a work of art:
Rules of Participation
Outline of Chapter
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