Art 100 Final
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Eugene Delacroix was a leading practitioner of the:
One of the ideas behind Postmodernism is pluralism, which proposes that art:
Can take many directions at the same time, all of them equally valid
Paintings depicting scenes of everyday life are known as __________ paintings
The Palace of Versailles was home to:
Louis XIV of France
A work of art thats uses a tragic Roman tale to arouse feelings of patriotism, self-sacrifice, and civic virtues in its viewers is:
The Oath of the Horatii
A new art form known as "installation":
Creates an environment for the viewer to enter and experience
One of Queen Marie-Antoinette's favorite portrait painters was:
In comparison to Baroque art, the style of Rococo:
Is more playful and lighthearted
The term Post-Impressionism refers to:
A neutral term describing the varied directions of a few artists who both accepted and rejected some of the aims of Impressionism
Jasper Johns chose familiar images for his subject matter so that he could then concentrate on all the following EXCEPT:
The psychological use of color
Roy Lichtenstein often based his imagery on the:
Which artists intentionally used their work to shape the public's view of prominent figures?
Vigee-Lebrun and David
The following is true about Rembrandt EXCEPT:
He achieved and maintained financial success throughout his life
Minimalism, a trend that coexisted with Pop, emphasized a continuation of the exploration of non-representation and the idea that a painting or sculpture is primarily:
A physical object
The following characteristics are all typical of Italian Baroque Art EXCEPT:
Edouard Manet "borrowed" the composition of his painting Le Dejeuner sur l'herbe (Luncheon on the Grass) from:
Renaissance works of art
Which art movement was directly influenced by Sigmund Freud's theories of the unconscious?
_______________, who designed a famous arm chair, was a student of the Bauhaus school of design in Germany.
Appropriation contends that the meaning of a work of art:
Is unstable and communal
Marcel Duchamp created a new art form in which the artist makes nothing, but merely labels on objects as art. He called this art form:
Refrigerator magnets depicting Michelangalo's David and Botticelli's Venus as Jewelry are an example of:
The women series of paintings by Willem de Kooning caused a stir in the art world. They were:
Seen as shocking and brutal
The artistic recycling of existing images is an aspect of:
For some 2000 years, many of the works of Judith Leyster were:
Mistakenly identified as the work of Frans Hals
In Baroque architecture, wall surfaces often protrude into the viewer's space. In Baroque painting, this same effect is created through the use of:
____________ helped shape the Neoclassical style
The excavations of ancient Pompeii and Herculaneum
Which of following is an American artist?
All these answers are correct
One of the most influential buildings of the architect Francisco Borromini was:
San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane
Ansedm Kiefer was one of the most prominent Neo-Expressionists. His work:
Dealt directly with the trauma of Germany's past
Because many European monarchs of the 17th and 18th centuries ruled with near-dictatorial power, this period is often referred to as:
The age of kings
The manufacture of oil paint in tubes made it possible for the 19th century European artists to make painting a portable activity. The spontaneity and directness of painting outdoors is evident in works by __________ artists
The term action painting refers to the fact that this new type of painting:
Traced the actions of the painter
Romantic art stresses:
Drama, unbraided emotions, and complex compositions
Knowledge of what would have enriched the experience of those who visited Gupta's Very Hungry God?
Hindu rituals and beliefs
Among the following artists, whose innovation was it to create group portraits in the setting of an activity, rather than posing the subjects formally?
Vasili Kaidinsky became convinced that art should be free of representational subject matter when he:
Mistook an upside-down painting of his for an unfamiliar work of spectacular beauty
What nationality was Peter Paul Rubens?
Pointillism is a technique developed by:
The first art movement to be born in the 19th century was ____________ which arose as a reaction against Neoclassicism and Romanticism
Early Conceptualists reacted to the burgeoning art market by:
Attempting to eliminate the art object
The term postmodern was first used in reference to a certain style in:
In their paintings, the Impressionists often focused on:
Scenes of leisure involving the middle class
Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty is an example of:
Which of the following was court painter to King Philip IV?
Photorealism refers to:
A movement in painting that explores the way a camera "sees"
The first national art museum opened in 1793. This museum, still in operation today is:
The Louvre in Paris
A major influence upon European culture of the 19th century, one that gave rise to an expanding middle class was:
The Industrial Revolution
A Neo-Dada artist who made art from "fraud" materials and images and named his new art form "combine paintings" is:
Henri Matisse was told by Gustave Moreau, his teacher at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, "You were born to ______________"
St.Teresa is Ecstasy is an excellent example of:
The Guerrilla Girls use posters and onsite appearances to:
Bring attention to gender inequalities in the art world
Sol Lewitt's Wall Drawing #122 is an example of:
Paul Cezanne's emphasis on structure in painting was a direct influence in the development of:
How did Impressionism get its name?
A critic used the term to describe the movement after seeing the painting Impression: Sunrise, and it caught on
If Fauvism's mission was to liberate color from its descriptive role, cubism's initial aim was:
All of these
After the Russian Revolution of 1917, many artists believed that only the most revolutionary art could bring about a new movement, which was called:
One of the names most clearly associated with Performance art is ____________, who is known for the multimedia work stories from the Nerve Bible
A good example of a Surrealist poetic object is:
Object (Luncheon in Fur) by Meret Oppenheim
The term New York School refers to a postwar art movement that:
Was a convenient way to lump together the Abstract Expressionists
Foremost among French painters of the 17th century was _______, who painted ___________
Nicolas Poussim, The Ashes of Phokion
Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat:
Began as a graffiti artist
Valike Baroque art from Catholic countries, Dutch Baroque art focused upon:
All of these
Which of the following interiors would artist Ernesto Neto most like to create a work for?
Allan Kaprow took art in a new direction with "happenings." His primary claim was that:
Art was most like life itself
Painting is the primary medium used by all of the following EXCEPT:
Which of the following artists was a Realist?
Which work of art tells the story of a man who was murdered in his bath?
The Death of Marat
The Baroque painting Judith and Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes depicts a story from:
Giamlorenzo Bernini was:
All of these answers are correct
Typical of Dutch landscape painting was the work of:
Jacob van Ruisdael
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