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little or no attempt is made to represent images realistically, and objects are often simplified or distorted
the process of adding or joining parts and visual elements together to create a work of art
a three-dimensional composition in which a collection of objects is unified in a sculptural work
the way in which elements in visual arts are arranged to create a feeling of equilibrium in artwork
an emphasis of one aspect, characteristic or quality in an image in relation to all others
special attention or embellishment on an element, characteristic, or object in a work of art
the place in a work of art at which attention becomes focused because of an element emphasized in some way
the gradation of a color that defines its general classification as a red, blue, yellow, green, or intermediate color
a graphic system used to create the illusion of depth and volume on a flat surface
the state of mind or emotion communicated in a work of art, through color, composition, media, scale, size, etc
computer programs that involve users in the design and organisation of text, graphics, video, and sound in one presentation
a system for representing three-dimensional objects viewed in spatial recession on a two-dimensional surface
principles of design
a design concept describing the ways in which the elements of an image are arranged
artistic method accomplished by removing or taking away from the original creative material
a visual system of representation designed to show 3-D objects on a 2-D surface
a principle of design that connects a variety of elements of art and principles of design into a work of art with harmony and balance
a principle of art concerned with combining one or more elements of art in different ways to create interest
images in which characteristics of objects are likened to one another and presented as that other
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