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5 Matching questions

  1. Although there is much variety amongst the characters in Archibald Motley Jr.'s Saturday Night, the overall composition is unified by ____.
  2. _________ is the study of the themes and symbols in the visual arts: the figures and images that lend works their underlying meanings.
  3. When artists focus on the unity of ideas and meaning in their work rather than the visual and compositional elements, they are pursuing ____.
  4. Louise Nevelson said, "I began using found objects. I had all this wood lying around and I began to move it around, I began to compose." Nevelson's compositions are considered ____.
  5. In the ____ process, the artist creates clean-cut lines on a plate of copper, zinc, or steel by forcing a sharp burin across the surface with the heel of the hand.
  1. a a glowing red color field
  2. b conceptual unity
  3. c Iconography
  4. d assemblages
  5. e engraving

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. blurring outlines
  2. Picasso and Braque
  3. to write with light
  4. actual balance
  5. only a few uniformly etched lines

5 True/False questions

  1. In Giotto's 14th-century painting Lamentation, joints can clearly be seen that break the blue sky into numerous sections. This occurred because of the ____.medium of turpentine


  2. ____ designed a type of shell architecture for the American Pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal known as the ____.Tempera


  3. The Artist's Studio, taken in 1837, was the first photograph of its kind and was produced on silver-plated copper by ____.Daguerre


  4. The popularity of relief printing declined with the introduction of the ____ process, which did not appear until the 15th century.intaglio


  5. The interior of the Egyptian temple of Amen-Re at Karnak is cluttered by a forest of columns because of the ____.weight of the massive stone lintels


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