5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- In the 17th century, a Dutchman developed a technique for mezzotint, from the Italian for ____, in which the metal plate is worked over with a multi-toothed tool called a ____.
- Cai Guo Qiang's classic example of ephemeral art, Transient Rainbow, came and went in about ____ in June of 2002.
- The Native American dwellings at Mesa Verde, Colorado used ____ as part of the back support for more than one hundred rectangular ____.
- The Eiffel Tower's magnificent iron trusses were ____.
- The Simon Rodia Towers in Watts, coated with glass, tile, shells, and dishes, took 33 years to erect. It an example of a(n) ____.
- a mixed media assemblage
- b cliff walls; apartments
- c half-tint; hatcher
- d 15 seconds
- e prefabricated
5 Multiple choice questions
- cave walls
- to write with light
- trompe l'oeil
- Hagia Sophia; dome
5 True/False questions
Images painted directly on a wall or intended to cover a wall completely, such as José Clemente Orozco's Epic of American Civilization: Hispano-American, are known as ____. → acid bath that etches the exposed areas of the matrix
Picasso protested the horror and brutality of the Spanish civil war in his 1937 masterpiece painting known as ____. → Guernica
The Incan fortress of Machu Picchu is considered to be ____ construction, as it was built without any mortar. → dry masonry
When artists focus on the unity of ideas and meaning in their work rather than the visual and compositional elements, they are pursuing ____. → content
Suzanne Valadon's Adam and Eve subverts ____. → imply movement and directionality