Terms in this set (50)
What is Sculpture?
Refers to the creation of three dimensional figures, forms designs from a single block mass of materials
Sculpture comes from Latin word_________meaning to carve?
Sculpture may be the ______ of the arts.
There are _______ major sculptural processes.
_________ is the sculptural process that consist of cutting unwanted materials away.
_________is the framework around which a sculpture is built.
Duane Hanson created "tourists ll" which is a great example of what technique?
Armatures provide _____________ & _____________.
Structure and Stability
__________ is a mold used to form molten material/ work of art. This can create a realistic form or shape.
The five main types of reliefs are:
High relief, mid relief, low relief, sunk relief and counter relief.
__________ is a sculpture that can be seen from all sides.
_________ is an additive process welding, gluing, nailing materials together.
_________ is assembling found objects in unique ways.
Alexander Calder's mobiles are a great example of what type of technique?
What are the three types of pliers and cutters?
Flat nose, Round nose, Cutters
____________ & _________ are two types of protective wear that need to be worn at all times when using Plaster of Paris, plaster wraps, epozy resin.
Respirator mask and gloves
Sculpture is created in _______ different ways.
________ is a composite material consisting of paper pieces or pulp.
__________ is a building material used for moulding and casting decorative elements.
_________ is environmental art that emerged in the 1960s and 1970s.
_______ is a material that is used to create replicas of objects and materials.
______ is an agent that helps the object detach from a casting mould.
Space is both
Positive and negative
The basic ways in which sculpture is created are:
Carving, modeling, casting. constructing
_________ is an example of a releasing agent.
Another term for "Earth Art" is ________.
The quality of wholeness or oneness.
_________is the sculptural process that consist of construction of a sculpture by adding material together.
_________ is a doming resin which is used decoratively on surfaces and in decoupage type applications for art.
_______ is a milky white liquid that is an all in one glue and sealer.
There are _______ main types of reliefs.
_________is a subtractive process; in which material is removed; i.e mainly wood and stone.
__________ are sculptures that have movable parts.
Kinetic mobiles are moving three- dimensional figures, best example are those which are________.
Suspended in air
Light art is an art form in which either a sculpture produces light or light is used to create a "sculpture" through the manipulation of ________.
Light, colors, and shadows
_______ is an artwork in which more than one medium or material has been employed.
___________is a modeling additive process in which material is added to build up a shape.
________ is an artistic genre of three- dimensional works that often are site-specific and designed to transform the perception of a space.
Installations art can also often be examples of____________.
Public art, land art, or intervention art.
Light art is also called ________.
___________ is an applied art form in which light is the main medium of expression.
Epoxy Resin can be mixed with_____ Which can then be used as a painting medium.
There are_______ different types of sculptural concerns.
________the artist, like the painter, is more concerned with the details than anything else.
_________ the artist is more concerned with the medium/material used.
__________ the artist is very much concerned with the medium/materials used but also with details.
A style of art that distorts a shape in such a way as to concentrate on the essence of a subject. Usually is done by simplification.
Wood glue, paper cement, super glue are all examples of ____________.
Slip casting is ________ that is poured over plaster moulds which forms a layer on the inside walls of the mould
A liquid clay body slip
__________ are ordinary manufactures objects that the artist selects and modifies.