Why does composition matter? Does it matter where you place notes in a piece of music?
What makes an effective composition? Does it convey the feelings, ideas, and emotions the artist wants the viewer to understand? Does the viewer see what the artist wants them to see? Are there things that distract from the message and meaning of the artwork?
Artists often make multiple sketches in order to get the most effective composition possible.
We create equilibrium by balancing the “visual weight” Why is balance important? Is it ever appropriate not to have balance?
What is “visual weight? Visual weight is the ability to “draw the eye”. Something that is more noticeable has more “visual weight”. The more we want to look at something the more “visual weight” it has.