Deer's Skull with Pedernal
Death and Life
The Banjo Lesson
Still Life with Fruit
Execution of the Third of May 1808
Dancer Adjusting Her Slipper
The School of Athens
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Le Boulevard du Temple
Autumn Tree against Cathedral Rocks
[ Yosemite ]
Logos for IBM, UPS, and ABC
La Goulue at the Moulin Rouge
Campbell's Soup Cans
The Burghers of Calais
Christo and Jeanne-Claude
[first modern building]
Sydney Opera House
U.S. Pavilion, Expo 67 Montréal
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Bear Run Pennsylvania
In a two-dimensional work of art that is balanced symmetrically, the implied center of gravity is
along the vertical axis down the center of the composition.
Georgia O'Keeffe's painting Deer's Skull with Pedernal is a prime example of
Because she painted it repeatedly and because she lived out her life there, Georgia O'Keeffe is most closely associated with
Another term for asymmetrical balance is
In art, the design principle of balance functions to
All these answers are correct.5.5
Henry Ossawa Tanner's The Banjo Lesson creates emphasis through
All these answers are correct5.6
The ancient Roman architect Vitruvius associated the perfected male form with the perfect geometry of
the circle and square
The use of scale to indicate relative importance is known as ________ scale.
The architect Le Corbusier designed the Modulor, a tool he used for calculating human proportions, based upon
the golden section
Artists will often add ________ to provide interest and enliven the unity of a work of art.
Edgar Degas drew a grid over his study of a dancer in order to
make the drawing easier to copy
The ________ are credited with the invention of paper around 5 C.E.
The coloring material in virtually all drawing media is known as
The difference in the color and consistency of different types of crayons and pastels is due to
the use of different binders.
An example of a liquid medium in drawing is
pen and ink
What is pigment in paint?
Which of the following is an example of a nonaqueous medium?
The painting technique used in the first century in Egypt, Greece, and Rome that involves the use of wax is
In buon fresco, or true fresco, pigment is mixed with water and applied to
After building a canvas and before painting it, a painter generally applies a coat of
In fresco painting, a drawing called a ________ is transferred to the prepared surface prior to applying the pigment.
Watercolor's primary characteristic is its
In oil painting, linseed oil acts as
The first acclaimed artist to understand and exploit oil painting was
Jan van Eyck.
One of the advantages of oil painting is that it dries very slowly. This allows for
All these answers are correct. 7.10
In printmaking, where multiple images are made from the same original design, each individual print is called
If a print is numbered 4/100, what information can be deciphered?
There are 96 other prints in the edition.
Which is NOT one of the four basic printmaking processes?
A rubber stamp creates what type of print?
Printing impressions on top of one another from separate blocks in order to achieve full-color woodcut prints requires careful alignment of the paper, known as
The supervision by one individual or group over the artistic expression of another individual or group is known as
In 1878, Eadweard Muybridge photographed a galloping horse, and discovered that
galloping horses occasionally have all four hooves off the ground.
The use by artists of the camera obscura (literally dark room) began in
the Italian Renaissance
A daguerreotype was an early photographic method created using a
copper plate covered with silver iodine.
Artists primarily used the camera obscura to
produce naturalistic drawings of the world.
The Farm Security Administration of the U.S. Department of Agriculture
paid photographers to document the Great Depression.
Despite an enthusiastic public acceptance, the success of the daguerreotype was limited by
the inability to make multiple images from one negative.
One of the most celebrated 19th-century artists, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, created posters for the famous dance hall called
the Moulin Rouge.
The ________ first made it possible to devise a notice that could be reproduced in large numbers and distributed widely.
Although symbols convey information and embody ideas,
they have no meaning in themselves; their meaning is invented by cultural use; and the ideas they embody may change radically with time.
According to the author, graphic design as we know it today has its roots in two developments. They are
the printing press and the Industrial Revolution.
A ________ is often the first and key element in creating a complete corporate identity.
An image created to accompany words is called
A designer's blueprint for books and magazines and other works in print is called
Graphic design used to be known as ________ art.
Four basic methods for making a sculpture are
modeling, casting, carving, and assembling.
The additive process of sculpture includes
both assembling and modeling.
The subtractive process involves
High-relief sculpture is different than low-relief sculpture in that
high-relief projects boldly from the background, and elements of high-relief may be in the round, unattached to the background.
What separates the art object from the craft object?
There is no definite line.
Fired earthenware is often referred to by its Italian name,
An archaeologist asked ________ to reconstruct an entire pot from a broken piece he had found, thus launching her career and the revival of Pueblo pottery.
Using a steel framework with masonry sheathing, the ________, designed by Louis Sullivan, is thought by many to be the first genuinely modern building.
Stacking and piling is another term for
The Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian styles are known as the
The ability of a material to span horizontal distances with a minimum of support is called
Built for the World's Fair in 1889, the ________ was an early experiment in iron construction.
________ is most famous for his design of the geodesic dome.
R. Buckminster Fuller
The International style emphasizes
all of these: clean lines, geometric form, and avoidance of superficial decoration.
A ________ is a horizontal form supported at only one end.