Art Explorations Final
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Light reflected off an object
The area between and around objects
A closed line
A three-dimensional shape, expressing length, width and depth
A mark with greater length than width
The lightness and darkness of the surface of an object
The surface quality of an object
Path the viewer's eye takes looking at a work
The part that catches the viewer's attention
The distribution of visual weight
The feeling of harmony
Created when one or more elements are used to create a feeling of movement
Repeating of an object or symbol
The use of several elements of design
Works with patterns to make artwork seem active
Soft flexible eraser that is used for removing small bits of charcoal or used for lightening areas
Drawing objects from observation
The act of placing things close together or side by side.
A total mental and whole picture
The same as eye level
The space nearest to the viewer
The outline drawing of an object
A quick drawing that loosely captures the object
Refers to the arrangement of the various facets of a drawing subject within the borders of a drawing space.
Artwork that is flat (height and width)
The area that appears farthest from you
Point of View
The angle from which the viewer sees an object.
An approach to the observation and evaluation of art using description, analysis, interpretation and judgment
The apparent distance near to far or front to back in an artwork.
A circle with different colored sectors used to show relationships between colors.
A shading technique in which one set of lines crosses over (overlaps) another set.
A recurrent thematic element, recurring form, shape, or figure in an artwork
This material is used to seal your charcoal or pastel drawing.
The space around an object
A strategy for measurement in drawing
In the middle of the face (portraiture)
Where the eyes are placed when drawing portraits
The study of the beauty in art
A technique involving the use of 2 or more artistic media
A way to define drawing
An effect of contrasted light and shadow created by light falling unevenly or from a particular direction on something
A bright or reflective area in a painting, picture, or design.
Modify (a drawing) with light shading in pencil or charcoal to give a softer effect.
The outline drawing of an object without looking
Visual illusion in art, especially as used to trick the eye into perceiving a painted detail as a three-dimensional object
Plague, Jan Van Eyck, Durer, Botticelli
Gentileschi, Great London Fire, Peter Paul Rubens, El Greco.
Civil War, Thomas Eakins, James Whistler, John Singer Sargent
Edgar Degas, Mary Cassatt, Basketball invented, Claude Monet.
Model T, WWI, Picasso
Salvador Dali, Dust Bowl, Max Ernst, Chocolate chip cookies.
Abstract Expressionism (1943-1965)
Jackson Pollack, Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, Civil Rights Movement.
Pop Art (1950-1970)
Lava Lamps, Claes Oldenbury, Andy Warhol, David Hockney.
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