The pyramids of Egypt are an example of art as a SOCIAL activity
-Violas series titled The Passion is based on Renaissance and Baroque paintings of figures in
sorrow, ecstasy, or astonishment.
-The Study for the portrait of Okakura Tenshin showed the Japanese characteristics of flat shapes and
Quiz chapter 11
-Art protesting a particular war was first seen about 200 years ago
-Francisco Goyas The execution of May 3rd, 1808, sympathize with The Spaniards
-Both Kathe Kollwitz and George Grosz protested against war
-Much of John Heartfields art pr
- With Architecture and large sculptures, viewers cannot grasp all their features in an
- These Works Unfold In time as we move through and around them
Chance, Improvisation and Spontaniety
- Aspects like cai gup-qiang black rainbows
Chapter 5 art: Making art, using art and preserving art
-guilds: specialized societies that preserved technical information for artists and regulated art
making Persian royalty from the 13th to 17th century sponsored the kitab khana, libraries and
Art: human phenomenon, is a primarily visual medium that expresses ideas about our human
experience and the world around us. The quality production or expression of what is beautiful,
appealing or of more than ordinary significance.
Modern art: less inter
Art Chapter 6: food and Shelter
Art is used to store, serve and enjoy food. Structure are built to provide shelter and to enhance
and enrich lives.
In some culture, art is used with rituals to ensure these necessities.
-Paleothic era: Old Stone age began
Art: chapter 4: deriving meaning
How do art communicates complex ideas and emotions?
1. Formal analysis: the integrated study of the elements and principles of art and the
way they are used in a specific artwork/ architecture. (The arrangement of elements
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Formal Analysis paper
The work introduced is a mixed media on canvas painting by Logan Whitmore,
14x10. This piece of work titled floating Staircase was introduced for the first time this pa