Create an account
This artist is considered one of the leading figures in 20th century American art. He studied at the Harlem Art Workshop and worked for the W.P.S. during the Great Depression.
This 20th century artist was a master of the fresco technique; he created the work Mixtec Culture.
In buon fresco, or true fresco, pigments 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.
Something less literal; we may speak of this in a painting or drawing when markings our eyes associate with texture are there, whether they actually depict texture or not.
Parallel lines receding into the distance seem to converge, until they meet at a point on the horizon line where they disappear.
The implied center of gravity is the vertical axis, an imaginary line draw down the center of the composition.
The Upper Paleolithic Period
Radiocarbon testing indicates that the earliest images made by humans dates back to this time.
The impulse to make and respond to art appears to be as deeply ingrained as our ability to learn __________.
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
Having trouble? Click here for help.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!Reload
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.
For more help, see our troubleshooting page.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.
Star this term
You can study starred terms together