Arts and appreciation
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Refer to the arts(visual arts)
architecture, painting , performing arts
why to study humanities?
equality of culture
why things out
unity, critical reading
think creatively develop
comes from the italian word, artis means craftmaship, skill, mastery of form, invemtiveness and the association that exist between fo and ideas and between material and techniques
To join or put together
comes from the aryan root ar
greek word artizein
ability or skill
ars (latin word)
art is concerened with the communication of certain ideas and feelings by means of a sensous medium (color, sound , bronze , marble , words and film)
the study of objects of art in their historical development and stylistic contexts
4 common essentials of art
creative, not immitative
benefit and satisfy men and make use of it in practical terms
expressed through a certain medium or material by which the artist communicates himself to his fellows
the visual images and symbols used in a work of art or the study or interpretation of these.
People create works
to evoke people
tell a story
to capture historical events and people
to show artistic skill
interpret or understand arts
bringing something new into being. need passion and commitment
seen and which occupy space
is a form of visual art in which a person uses various drawing instruments to mark paper or another two dimensional medium
pencil leads graphite are graded in different degrees of hardness or softness ( soft pencils for granular surfaces)
India ink ( in liquid form)
Chinese ink ( comes in solid sticks that are dissolved in water before used)
a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air
produce darkest value
pigment with brownish colour derived from soot
pieces of colored wax used to draw
A stylus made of silver, used in drawing in the 14th and 15th centuries because of the fine line it produced and the sharp point it maintained.
practice of creating meaningful effects on a flat surface by the use of pigments
Watercolor or Aquarelle
a painting method in which the paints are made of pigments suspended in a water based solution.
is an opaque watercolor painting, the major effects of which are caused by the whitepaper itslef
is a technique of mural painting executed upon freshly laid or wet lime plaster.
Tempera or egg tempera
is a permanent, fast drying painting medium consisting of colored pigments mixed with a water soluble binder medium, usually glutinous material such as egg yolk.
is a stick of dried paste made of pigment ground with chalk and compunded with gum water.
encaustic or hot wax painting
is the process of painting with pigments with a medium of drying oil as the binder.
is a fast drying paint made of pigment suspended in acrylic polymer emulsion
is the process of creating artworks by printing, normally on paper.
the process of printing from a flat surface treated so as to repel the ink except where it is required for printing.
is the art of putting together small pieces of colored stones or glass called tesseate to create an image.
is made by combining small pieces of colored glass, held together by bands of lead.
is a fabric produced by hand weaving colored threads upon a warp
statue or other free-standing piece of art made of clay, stone, or other materials. ( carving)
the science of building
Purpose of architecture
factors in the choice and use of architectual materials
weakness of the material
longevity of the material
other inherent properties
classification of architectural material
materials in nature
manufactured by man
palm frond stems
also called a movie, motion picture, or photoplay
are arts that feature some type of performance for an audience.
(music, dance , theatre arts, literature)
is the oldest and most natural form of music
Long vocal forms
short voc forms
soprano, mezzo soprano, alto, contralto
tenor, baritone, bass
Types of musical instrument
the properties of musical sound
pitch, duration, volume, timbre, tone color
an art form involving a sequence of rhythmic movements or steps performed to music
collaborative form of fine art that uses live performers to present the experience of a real or imagined event in front of a live audience in a specific place. mimesis(actors process of imitating another actors actions)
- written work such as fiction, poetry, or drama
main types of literature
oldest form of literature
Any writing that is not poetry
any text meant to be performed rather than read
to tell a story or to pass on information and educate the reader about certain facts, ideas, an or issues
any work that does not exist primarily as a written text, particulary , relying on recently developed technologies
oldest types of literature
all the arts that apply design and decoration to everyday objects in order to make them aestethically pleasing
- self expression or gratification
- religion and cultural
aspects of life
view or experience
to perform some service
Fijian war club
happiest people on earth
more styles of native weapon
The personal value and character trait that you have not plagairized any other artist or used the ideas of any other person without permission in your artwork.
-original not normal
-take a chance
-your life, your thoughts, your courage
proportion in art
the relation based on size between parts or objects with compositin
Clarity in art