The printmaking process begins with a design or image made in or on a surface by hitting or pressing with a ________.
Printmaking processes are divided into four major categories: relief, intaglio, lithography, and ________.
Intaglio prints are derived from designs or images that lie ________ the surface of the matrix.
The subtle tonal gradations achieved by the mezzotint process can be duplicated with a much easier and quicker etching technique called ________.
He proved that a galloping horse has all four feet off the ground at once during parts of the gallop.
As photographers found ways of recording and expressing themselves in photography, which artists were able to pursue more abstract work?
T or F:While many American actors were embattled in Europe and the Pacific during World War II, Ronald Reagan was making films for the United States that depicted the valor of the Allied soldiers.
The camera _________________ could be a box or an actual room with a small hole that admits light through one wall.
In an _________________ , a motion picture is created by photographing a series of drawings.
The sculptor cuts away portions of the material until the desired form is achieved in a(n) ________.
Forms are built from materials such as wood, paper, string, sheet metal, and wire when an artist creates work in the technique called ________.
Sculpture is the art of carving, casting, modeling, or assembling materials into ________-dimensional figures or forms.
The most likely way of turning marble into a piece of sculpture is through the ________ technique.
T or F: As bronze and copper sculptures age, the surface is affected by oxidation; the resulting surface alteration is called rust.
T or F: In mixed-media works, sculptors use materials and ready-made or found objects that are not normally the elements of a work of art.
Projecting parts of wood sculpture are less likely to break off than would similar projections in stone sculpture because wood has greater _________________ strength.
_________________ is a form of constructed sculpture in which pre-existing, or found, objects are integrated into combinations that take on a life and meaning of their own.
For thousand of years we have used sculpture to portray visions of the gods, saints, and devils. Religious people in earlier times, and some even now, believe that their _________________ actually dwell within the material they sculpt.
Site-specific work that is created or marked by an artist within natural surroundings is called:
Works that have a temporary immediacy or are built with the recognition that they will disintegrate is:
A type of site-specific public art that is intended to preserve the memory of a person or an event.
Stonehenge, the Temple of Amen-Re in Egypt, and the Parthenon in Greece were all built using which of the following techniques?
post -and lintel
A mass-production form of carpentry, dating back to the turn of the 20th century, is known as ________.
T or F: In both the sciences and the arts, we strive to weave our experiences into coherent bodies of knowledge and to communicate them.
________ is slightly porous or fully nonporous and is used for most dinnerware and much ceramic sculpture.
________ is made from fine, white kaolin clay and other materials and is used for fine dinnerware.
What use for metal work is ever growing in popularity and spans history and geography?
Three basic types of ceramics are: (low, high, & highest kiln fired)
Earthenware, Stoneware, & Porcelain
Three types of fiber arts are: (1. woven designs 2. Sewn onto existing fabric 3. stitched onto existing fabric)
Appliqué, Embroidery, & Tapestry
The ability of a material to span a horizontal distance with minimum support underneath is:
Four of the first or early kinds of photographic reproduction processes (Paper, Glass, & Metal)
Tintype, Daguerreotype, Ambrotype, & Calotype
Name four of Griffithís mechanics employed in film making. (used in making The Birth of a Nation)
Iris shot, Traveling shot, Crosscutting, & Flashback
A mass communication process that has touched more people more significantly than all other media combined is:
Three basic design tools that graphic designers work with are: (has infinite design possibilities)
Type, Photography, & Illustration
Three major arts and crafts movements that confront the choice between the geometric and the organic are:
Art Deco, Avant-garde, & Art Nouveau
Siegfried Bing was among the first promoters of an art form that used organic undulating lines of saplings, serpentine forms and even flowing hair. It was called:
What were the visual characteristics of art and design produced by the Dutch art group known as De Stijl?
they eliminated all colors except primaries
The Romans perfected which architectural innovation by the end of the first century B.C.E.?
The device invented in the 16th century as a means of capturing and fixing images from the natural world whose name means dark room, is:
In film making, each unbroken, continuous sequence of movie frame with the camera still rolling is called
The first American film to fully utilize ìevery known trick of the filmmakerís trade resulting in a masterful work was:
The process of gluing or pasting fragments of printed matter, fabric and other material onto a two-dimensional surface is called _______.
Typically, a ceramic object will be painted with a _______ to give it a glassy appearance after firing.
When a sculpture is created by building up the form with a material such as clay, the process is called:
One of the complex aspects of wood carving (p. 276) that a sculptor must pay attention to is:
When an artist paints with a mixture of watercolor pigment and Chinese white chalk, the process is called:
In 1956, a new synthetic paint was developed from the same materials used to make plastics. The media was called:
One of the superior aspects of oil paint is the fact that the artist can:
continue to work on the same painting for weeks without it drying,work with big, bold, energetic brushstrokes, blend hues and tones seamlessly
Known for its extraordinary luminosity, what medium was widely used in classical Greece and Roman Egypt?
________, is a phrase "meaning deceit of the eye," it occurs when a painting or other artwork looks absolutely real to the point of deception.
Known for his role in the Pop art movement, Andy Warhol created many art works using this commercial process. What is it?
________ is the process that assures that the colors of a woodcut or other relief print will align perfectly.
Monotype is a process that is unique among the printmaking processe, because it produces:
only one print from the plate
any type of printmaking, after an initial set of prints is made and the block or plate is destroyed, the set of prints is referred to as:
Before a zinc or copper plate is placed in an acid bath to be etched, it has first been coated with an acid resistant substance called a _________.
Which process best describes intaglio printing?
The area that prints is below the surface of the plate.