Methods of Constructing Sculpture
Four traditional methods of constructing sculptures:
Modeling, Carving, Casting and Assemblage.
Traditional media consists of clay, marble and wood.
Modern art utilizes tools of all sorts.
Was invented by the Chinese in 105 AD by Tsai Lun.
Was used at preparation for masterpieces, but drawings can also be considered
Detailed and quality.
The application of either a liquid or dry material o
5:00 Buildings and Skylines
Located atop the Acropolis in Greece
Dedicated to Athena, Goddess of WIsdom.
Made by Iktinos, Kallikrates, Phidias.
Made using post-and-lintel construction technique with two vertical beams
supported by a horizo
1.00 What is Art?
What is Art?
There is no definition for the meaning of art.
Different cultures and time periods used art for different purposes.
Not all cultures have the same concept of art.
Art vs. Artifact
Concept of art came to the West during
Came about in the late 19th century because of daguerreotype.
Using a camera obscura, dark room/box with a hole that permitted light,
photograph could be captured.
Took a long time it took a few minutes for exposure.
1839 first photo