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Art Appreciation Chapter 4 - 5
Art Appreciation Chapter 4 - 5
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Which of the following elements can best be described as "the path of a moving point"?
In drawing, the outer boundaries of two-dimensional forms are defined by __________, while the outer boundaries perceived among three-dimensional forms are defined by______________.
Lines are used in art to indicate.
boundaries between forms, direction and motion, shadows and highlights, spatial depth on flat surfaces.
________________________________ lines are the most dramatic and imply action.
__________________________ is a two-dimensional enclosed form.
Artists use light and shadow to _________ objects in two-dimensional works to give them the appearance of three-dimensional forms.
A black-and-white photograph of a scene eliminates the hues and intensities of the scene's colors, but captures the _________________ of the colors.
The color properties are.
Hue, value, and intensity.
Made up of the colors refracted by Sir Isaac Newton's prism is the.
Mixing two primary colors produces a ______________ color.
Space can be.
2D or 3D, implied or actual, positive or negative.
In his paintings Seurat uses thousands of tiny dots of pure color placed next to each other, this process is called ______________________________.
Our eyes follow lines to see where they are going in a composition. The artist often used this to suggest ___________________________ in a work of art.
When small patches of different colors are close together our eye may bend them to produce a new color, this is called _____________________________.
Optical color mixture.
Texture we experience through a sense of touch is called_______________________.
Any decorative, repetitive, motif or design is a ______________________________.
Techniques for modeling mass with lines:
Hatching, Cross-hatching, Stippling.
___________________ can refer to the range of pigments the artist selects and uses.
A necessary feature of pattern is.
The literal surface of two-dimensional art is called the _________________________.
This system is based on the observation that parallel lines appear too converge as they recede from the viewer, finally meeting at a vanishing point on the horizon.
Composition is two-dimensional , ________ can be either two-dimensional or threedimensional.
___________________ means size in relation to a standard or normal size.
A means of balancing a composition based on items emerging equally in all directions from a central point, like the spokes on a bicycle wheel.
Theoretically, these colors cannot by made by any mixture of other colors.
Henry Ossawa Tanner's The Banjo Lesson creates emphasis through.
contrasting values of dark skin against a pale background.
Leonardo da Vinci was fascinated by the ideas of _______, a Roman architect, who associated the perfected male form with the perfect geometry of the square and circle.
The architect Le Corbusier designed the Modular, a tool he used for calculating human proportions, based upon the ______________________________________.
The golden section.
An area of emphasis within a work of art.
A focal point.
_______ is a sense of oneness, of things belonging together and making up a coherent whole.
___ is descriptive of a design in which the two halves on either side of an imaginary central axis are identical or correspond to each other in size, shape, and placement .
Raised in the San Francisco Bay Area in California, this artist developed a love for photography.
The visual phenomenon where by an elongated object projecting toward or away from a viewer appears shorter that its actual length as though compressed.
A three-dimensional form that occupies a volume of space.
The ancient Egyptians used a __________ to govern the proportions of their figures.
Rhythm is based on____________________________________.
The use of scale to indicate relative importance is known as ____________ scale.
In painting and drawing artists often use the technique of ____________ to describe the way shadows and light define the mass of forms.
The apparent heaviness or lightness within the composition best describes the following term:
___________ refers to size relationships between parts of a whole, or between two or more items perceived as a unit.
The system used by Chinese and Muslim painters where parallel lines do not converge.
Another term for asymmetrical balance is.
During the 20th century which of the following became a recognized element of art?
Artists will often add _____ to provide interest and enliven the unity of a work of art.
The illusion of texture created, by the artist, on a flat surface.
Art that moves is called:
In a two-dimensional work with asymmetrical balance, the appearance of balance is achieved by.
Distributing visual weight accordingly.
In a two-dimensional work of art that is balanced symmetrically, the implied center of gravity is.
along the vertical axis down the center of the composition.
In art, the design principle of balance functions too.
Encourage our active participation in a work of art, help communicate a work's moods, leads our eyes around a work, help communicate a work's meanings.
Albrecht Durer, a Renaissance artist, was born in ______________________________.
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