5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Which of the following photographers is not known also for his or her work in other artistic media?
1. David Hockney
2. William Wegman
3. Sandy Skoglund
4. James VanDerZee
5. Cindy Sherman
- Located in Istanbul, Turkey, the ____ was built as a Christian church in 532-537 CE but was converted to an Islamic mosque in 1453 and now serves as a museum. Its ____ is especially wondrous, appearing to float on light streaming through its row of windows.
- Alexander Gardner's Home of a Rebel Sharpshooter, Gettysburg is a graphic photo taken during the ____, probably from a camera in a wagon known as a ____.
- William Henry Fox Talbot's first "photogenic drawings" were eerie, delicate photographs of ____, produced from a ____.
- Which of the following shapes can be considered a cultural icon?
1. all of these choices
2. Chinese yin yang
3. Jewish Star of David
4. Christian cross
5. Apple logo
- a Hagia Sophia; dome
- b United States Civil War; Whatsit
- c James VanDerZee
- d all of these choices
- e plants; negative
5 Multiple choice questions
- buon fresco; lime plaster
- curvilinear shapes and lines
- mosaic serpent by Gaudi
5 True/False questions
Etching is a very versatile medium. In Henri Matisse's Loulou in a Flowered Hat, he used ____ to represent the essential features of a woman. → Cloud Gate; the bean
Antoni Gaudi was known for his ____ that helped define the Modernista style in Catalonia, Spain. → content
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 ____. → half-tint; hatcher
Bronzino's complex allegory Venus, Cupid, Folly, and Time offers up such an iconographic puzzle that there is little doubt that he intended to leave the viewer with a sense of ____. → ambiguity
The transition to oil paint in the 14th and 15th centuries was gradual. For many years, it was only used for ____ in order to give the paintings a high sheen. → egg, pigment, and water