5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- ____ designed a type of shell architecture for the American Pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal known as the ____.
- One of the best ways to create the illusion of motion on a two-dimensional surface is by ____.
- The advent of the camera replaced the age-old need of art to imitate nature as closely as possible, and this change, in turn, led to the development of 20th century artistic ____.
- ____ are formed when intersecting or connected lines enclose space.
- If you superimpose a diagram of a ____ over a photograph of the East façade of the Parthenon, it is a perfect fit.
- a blurring outlines
- b shapes
- c root five rectangle
- d abstraction
- e Buckminster Fuller, geodistic dome
5 Multiple choice questions
- variety within unity
- United States Civil War, whatsit
- Sistine Chapel ceiling
- metal plates
- half-tint, hatcher
5 True/False questions
The first photographic process to leave a permanent image was invented in 1826 and known as ____. → investiture
Margaret Bourke-White wrote, "Using the camera was almost a relief; it interposed a slight barrier between myself and the white horror in front of me..." Here, Bourke-White is describing ____. → kinetic sculpture
Marcel Duchamp's Fountain is a readymade, produced from an upside-down ____. → urinal
One of the best preserved ancient Roman aqueduct systems is the ____ near Nimes, France. The ____ of the limestone blocks allowed for the weight of three tiers of arches. → Pont du Gard, compressive strength
The American sculptor ____ was one of the early pioneers of the ____, the first form of art that made motion a basic element. → weight shift