Architecture Art Notes
Where have you seen architectural elements like these used? What is the effect?
I have seen those elements before in Washington D.C on the capitol building, Lincolns
memorial, and other important, powerful landmarks there. Addition
What similarities do you see between these two sculptures? Differences?
I notice that both of the sculptures have an amazing understanding of the proportions of
the human body and are both depicting men who are relatively ideal in form as
Van Gogh Notes
What I notice about my process when looking at Van Goghs Starry Night is that I like to
observe what colors were used in different areas throughout the painting. I also noticed that I
tried to figure out what Van Gogh was attempting to port
Seeing Space: The Capitol Building
Around the time that I was in the seventh grade, I was lucky enough to stay in
Washington D.C with my family and we made an effort visit every landmark there. While
Lincolns memorial and the many memorials of t
Compare the three sculptures? What is the focus of each?
I think that the focus of the sculpture on the far left is on the average male
physiqe, but not the head or arms because in many cultures that was seen as
disrespectful to the gods
Identify the places you see line in this painting. What is the impact of the lines used here?
There are contour lines separating the human forms from the background. I cannot
pinpoint specific directional lines however. I do notice that th
Church Picture Notes
What do you notice about this space?
I notice that the building has high vaulted ceilings that are panelled by
large, rounded windows in order to let in plenty of natural light. However,
the windows are frosted, which I assume is so
What is the effect of Sargents use of watercolor here, rather than another medium?
I think that using watercolor in this painting makes it look more realistic in a way.
The layering of watercolor allows the painting to have very differe
Style: Prehistoric Art
Century: 28,000 BC
Title: Venus of Willendorf
The Venus of Willendorf was made during the cultural context of the time period of
Pleistocene or Ice age. During this time, glaciers came and went and the people were nomadic.
For this art project I decided to express, draw, and create art based on the most significant
event of my life. The most significant event in my life was when I moved from the familiarity of
my home state of Calif
Style: Renaissance Art
Title: School of Athens
Location: Stanza Della Segnatura, Vatican Palace, Rome, Italy
During the cultural context of the School of Athens, artists had a fascination with
everything from the ancient worl