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What are the visual elements of art?
line, shape, light, value, color, texture, space, time, and motion
What work of Sal Le Witt's lines so precise and mathematical that he was actually conscious of their measure?
Lines from four corners to points on a grid
According to our author, the works of which two artist reveal the expressive characteristics of line?
Sole LeWitt and Jackson Pollock
In the Madonna of the Rocks, where does Leonardo da Vinci place the head of the virgin?
at the apex of a rather broad and stable pyramid formed by the extention of her arms and the direction of her glance
What are the functions of lines?
to outline shapes, evoke forms and movement, imply solid mass, or for its own sake
What is modeling?
the creation of the illusion of roundness of three dimensions through the use of light and shadow
How do we refer to the illusion of roundess or three dimensions throught the use of light and shadows?
Which renaissance artist shows how line can be used to outline forms and evoke movement?
What do we call shapes that seem to ebb and flow, expand and contrast, or meta morphose as directed by some inner life force?
What is visible light?
part of the spectrum of electromagnetic energy that also includes radio waves and cosmic rays
How do we refer to the fradual shifitng from light to dark through a successive graduation of tones across a curved suface?
What kinds of colors are created by mixing pigments of primary and adjoining secondary colors?
how do we refer to the hue of an object as created by the colors its surface reflects under normal lighting conditions?
What kind of texture compels the viewer to look again at an object and to think about it more deeply?
How does the artist create the illusion of three-dimensionality on a two-dimensional surface?
relative size and lineat perspective
How is the process referred to when parallel lines converge at a single point on the horizon?
What artistic movement was based on creating optical sensations of movement through the repetition and manipulation of color, shape, and line?
art encompasses actes such as drawing, painting, sculpting, designing buildings, and using camera to create memorable works
What pupose of art does the replication of reality in the finest detail reveal?
the purpose of art as revealing truth
In what ways does art express religious belief?
hopes for fertility, propitiate the gods, to symbolize great reigious events and values, and to commend heavenward the souls of the departed
Who translated a biblical story into a work that speaks to the African American Sensibility?
What Christian church built in 532-537 c.e. was converted to an Islamic mosque in 1453?
What paintings does out author use to illustrate the expression in art of fantasies?
Marc Chagall's I and the Village/ Max Beckmann's The Dream
What are the purposes of conceptual art?
may represent external objects, challenges the traditional view of the artist as creative visionary, skilled craftperson, and master of one's medium
What American painter was inspired to paint nature's unbridled power as revealed in waves, waterfalls, and thunderstorms?
What photographer recognized photography as a fine art as well as a tol for recording events?
Which 19th century Spanish painter used his art to satirize the political foibles of his day and to condemn the horrors of war?
Among the readymades and assemblages of 20th century artist, what works do we find?
Marcel Duchamp's Fountain and Pablo Picasso's Bull's Head
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