Question 1 of 21 4.0/ 4.0 Points
Which idea best fits Frieda Kahlos Self-Portrait?
A. It is one of many self-portraits that the artist did over her life.
B. It is a portrait of one of her friends.
C. It is a representation of her twin sister's life.
Part 1 of 2 - Week 3 Quiz 72.0/ 80.0 Points
Question 1 of 21 4.0/ 4.0 Points
The visual elements include:
A. Commentary and history
B. Shape, depth, and texture
C. Stylized and abstract
Answer Key: B
Question 2 of 21 4.0/ 4.0 Points
The terms contour and
Question 1 of 20 4.0/ 4.0 Points
An exmple of a post and lintel system is:
A. A Greek temple
B. A painting by Artemisia Genteleschi
C. The sculpture of the Seated Scribe
Answer Key: A
Question 2 of 20 4.0/ 4.0 Points
Pieter Breugel's, The Harvesters is un
Art Appreciation 200 Valerie Colston
Week 1 Quiz
Question 1 of 21
If we consider the meaning behind a vanitas painting, what does the artist want us to know?
A.These are landscapes that are combined from sketches that are not accurate to the area.
Picasso and Matisse
Picasso's painting is about five women in a brothel which he had changed numbers of
times until he finally got the picture he wanted. The title "Les Demoiselles d' Avignon" means the
lady's of Avignon. The shattered forms are because P
So today I choose to write about the Palette of Narmer and the Human - Headed Winged Lion
as my two pictures. The Narmer Palette purpose was to be a ceremonial object to remember
the king it was named after Horus Narmer. The culture values it holds is rea
The renaissance means the rebirth or the golden age when finally the dark ages ended
with the collapse of the Roman Empire and the medieval period. Was basically a fresh start so
people would be able to learn and develop their cultures. Humanism is the ba
November 8th 2015
The piece of art I am choosing to write about is Henri Matisse, Studio, Quai St. Michel. It is an
oil painting by Matisse in Nice, France, year 1916.
It is a painting of a nude woman (nothing over sexual, just a
Through all the artwork that I was given to look at the one that stood out the most was
the Terra Cotta Soldiers that surround the tomb of the first emperor of Qin. Over the last thirty
five years archaeologist have located something around 600 of these p
Writing an Art Critique
This How-To covers the basic elements of art critique.
What is a critique?
A critique is an oral or written discussion strategy used to analyze, describe, and
interpret works of art. Critiques help students hone their persuasive or
IMPORTANT MECHANICS FOR WRITING ABOUT ART IN THIS CLASS
This document teaches you how to punctuate and identify art works. You will use
this for each art object you discuss.
We all understand that every discipline has its own set of terminology. Physics a
Week #8 Topic #1,2,4:
The Syllabus had 2 other topics and there was no thread on discussion
board for theseso here they are as well.
Topic #1 - Locate and post a website that demonstrates how to cite references on a term paper in simple
Week #3 Topic #1:
Topic #1-Compare and contrast Picassos Guernica with that of Goya Third of May, 1808. How does the medium that
they are working with effect the difference in style and meaning?
The painting by Francisco de Goya "The Third of May, 1808" s
The Pantheon kind of reminds me of the Capitol building here in Washington, D.C. It reminds me of this building
because of the dome shaped ceiling and the wide column posts that line the front of the building. Just as The
Pantheon shows great detail insid
The Head of an Akkadian Ruler was a statue that portrayed what is to be a ruler named Sargon I, Akkadians
established first empire in 2300 B.C.E. Being that he was said to be a ruler of that era a statue was created to honor
the fact he had an empire that
What does the word renaissance mean? - Renaissance means a rebirth or revival; the
humanistic revival of classical art, literature, architecture and learning that originated in Italy in
the 14th century and later spread throughout Europe. Also the period
Art Beyond Western Europe
Select 1 work of art from this week's readings, Chapters 18-20 only. These chapters include a wide
variety of cultures: An introduction to the arts of Islam, Africa, East Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas. Do
not forget to go t
2.) Edouard Manet, A Bar at the Folies-Bergere, 1881-82. It is 37 1/4" X 51 1/4" and is considered his last
masterpiece, p. 123. Manet was the first true modern artist, painting scenes from contemporary life, not history,
Biblical or mythological scenes.
The Farm Security Administration is a broad view of American life between 1935 and 1944 and can be
found in a collection of photos in the Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information
Photography Collection. This collection includes photos from
Fig 1.4 Stonehenge
I have heard of and seen many pictures of Stonehenge, however I have never stopped to read
or fully think what the stones actually mean or stand for. When you are little all you see if a
bunch of stones and question why they are like th
Question 1 of 20 4.0/ 4.0 Points
The term culturally relative in art refers to which of the following?
A. Family members who live in another country
B. Being interested in living in another country
C. Not judging another culture's art by your standards
Running head: CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART
Cleveland Museum of Art
Salvador Dali - The Dream
American Military University
CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART
This critique is based on Salvador Dalis The Dream located at the Clevelan
Dr. Irene Nero
17 April 2015
Andy Warhol: Commercial Illustrator, Artist, Filmmaker, and Author
Andy Warhols parents came from a village in the Carpathian Mountains, in what is now
Slovakia. Andy was the third child bo
Week #6 Topic #1:
Topic #1-Select one artist from those we have studied in this unit. Write a paragraph about this artist. Include a
discussion about their influences, style, and list several of their artworks. Why did you select this part
Week #1 Topic #1:
Week #1 Topic #2:
I agree with just about every post I have seen on here thus far. I think we all
have a general consensus that the memorial should be a tribute to those who
gave their lives in a fight for freedom. The idea
Week #4 Topic #1:
If I had to cho
Week #2 Topic #1:
At this website you will find a painting entitled "The Third of May,
1808" by Francisco de Goya. The painting hangs in the Prado museum.
It depicts the invasion by the French army into Spain in the early
1800s. The painting is very large
Week #7 Topic #1:
Topic #1-Select one work of art from this unit. Write a description of the culture and artwork.
I selected the sculpture of the Buddha Preaching the First Sermon, from
Sarnath (Ch. 19, Pg. 462). The sculpture is that of t