Presentation on theme: "‘ How do you know what an artwork is expressing? Perceive – to become deeply aware – read into it Take a moment to look at the piece Ask questions What’s."— Presentation transcript:
How do you know what an artwork is expressing? Perceive – to become deeply aware – read into it Take a moment to look at the piece Ask questions What’s going on in this picture? What do I see that makes me think that? How do I know that from this picture? What else can I find?
express personal feelings Personal Social Spiritual Functional Educational What is the Purpose of Art? Created to record history before written language, images describe what people did Things you wear, use, and live in Expresses spiritual beliefs To share a sense of identity in a community, family, or group
What is Art? A visual expression of an idea created with skill Art is a form of Communication! Art is a language used to express ideas or feelings everyday words cannot express. Why is Art important?
Color – what the eye sees when light is reflected off of an object The most powerful element of art Impacts the mood or emotion in a artwork 2 Categories –Warm –Cool Bright, dull, Dark, light Color Wheel
Space- the distance between, around, above, below, and within things. Can be Positive or Negative The illusion of depth, Deep, Shallow, full, empty Overlapping, Placement, Size, Perspective William Kentridge
What is one BiG thing to remember about the Elements of ART?
We have covered... What the elements are What they look like How they can be used Ok- Now what about the process of making the Art?
What is the Artistic Process? The steps an artist goes through as he/she creates. 1.Know –Vocabulary and techniques 2.Come up with the Concept and idea 3.Make the Project 4.Critique – Reflect - Get feedback