Using math to find projectile trajectories
In order to find the trajectories of a projectile you must first understand some basic
concepts about a projectile. A projectile is an object upon which the only force acting i
ART 120 week 13
Discuss the forms of sculpture that cross boundaries between arts such
Events and Happenings.
A happening is a performance, event or situation meant to be considered as an art.
Happenings take place anywhere (from basements to studio lofts
ART 120 week 12
Compare two periods of fine art that include painting and discuss the work of two key
Surrealism is a cultural movement that began in the early 1920s, and is best known for
the visual artworks and writings of the group
ART 120 week 10
Renaissance art showed anatomy explore this concept and discuss what made a
Italian Renaissance artists became anatomists by necessity, as they attempted to refine a
more lifelike, sculptural portrayal of the human figu
ART 120 week 8
Discuss Op Art as a movement and explain the major principle of the movement and the
key artists and their artwork.
Op art, also known as optical art, is a genre of visual art that makes use of optical
"Optical art is a method of
ART 120 week 7
Discuss how the theories of Josef Albers have contributed to understandings on color.
Albers was a teacher in the Bauhaus, a school that changed how art was taught. He taught
that interpretation of any color depends on its environment. His
ART 120 week 6
Discuss figure-ground in art and provide an example.
Figure-ground organization is probably best known by the faces-vase drawing that Rubin
described. This drawing exemplifies one of the key aspects of figure-ground
ART 120 week 5
Discuss how line can affect either the dynamic or static nature of a composition.
Line art is any image that consists of distinct straight and curved lines placed against a
(usually plain) background, without gradations in shade (darkness)
ART 120 week 4
Discuss why Michelangelos David is considered a very special work.
David is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture sculpted by Michelangelo from 1501 to
1504. The 5.17 meter (17 ft) marble statue portrays the Biblical King David in the nude
What is Photorealism and when did it emerge?
Photorealism is the genre of painting based on making a painting from the use of a
photograph. The term is primarily applied to paintings from the United States art
movement that began in the lat
What are the differences and similarities between representational and non-representational
The word "representational," when used to describe a work of art, means that the work
depicts something easily recognized by most people.
Discussion Week 1
Describe the work of the Paleolithic culture.
Prehistoric people often represented their world- and perhaps their beliefs- through
visual images. Art emerged with the appearance and dispersion of fully modern people