Artefacts Abigail Faponle 10U
Definition : An artefact is any object made or modified by a human. Usually an item of material culture.
Archaeologists : <ul><li>People that do scientific studies of historic people  through their artefacts, skeletal remains, ...
Artefacts <ul><li>Some artefacts can be used as props on stage, set designs and costumes. A traditional artefact could be ...
Grayson Perry  <ul><li>Grayson Perry’s work is an cross-dressing artist who is mostly famous for portraying war, religion,...
Logos <ul><li>The logos were discovered by Baron Pierre de Coubertin (founder of the modern Olympic Movement) in 1913 afte...
Visual Arts <ul><li>Cave paintings are the oldest artefacts around. Most cave paintings focused on hunters and their anima...
Photography <ul><li>Photography is a new type of artefact in modern days. It has changed a number of factors in the creati...
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  1. 1. Artefacts Abigail Faponle 10U
  2. 2. Definition : An artefact is any object made or modified by a human. Usually an item of material culture.
  3. 3. Archaeologists : <ul><li>People that do scientific studies of historic people through their artefacts, skeletal remains, fossils and objects of human workmanship. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Artefacts <ul><li>Some artefacts can be used as props on stage, set designs and costumes. A traditional artefact could be a carved painting which was cherished from many years ago. A modern artefact could be pottery hand made from a ceramicists‘. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Grayson Perry <ul><li>Grayson Perry’s work is an cross-dressing artist who is mostly famous for portraying war, religion, sex and politics through his pottery. </li></ul><ul><li>Most of his early work was a reaction to his own struggle and experience in his life. </li></ul><ul><li>Most people describe his work as a sense of childhood that he lost and has forever struggled to regain. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Logos <ul><li>The logos were discovered by Baron Pierre de Coubertin (founder of the modern Olympic Movement) in 1913 after he saw a similar design on an artifact from ancient Greece. Baron Pierre de Coubertin has made it clear that the colours do no represent each origins.  The five rings represent he five major regions of the world ; Africa (blue), North & South America (yellow), Asia (black), Europe (green) and Oceania (red). </li></ul><ul><li>The five rings represent he five major regions of the world ; Africa (blue), North & South America (yellow), Asia (black), Europe (green) and Oceania (red). </li></ul>
  7. 7. Visual Arts <ul><li>Cave paintings are the oldest artefacts around. Most cave paintings focused on hunters and their animals. The cave men used natural colours like mineral pigments such as red ochre and black manganese. They drew people as stick figures but for animals they drew them and coloured them in with natural colours to give them shape and more substance. Most cave men put their hand against the cave wall and outlined it as a way to say this was made by me, it is now visualized as a signature. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Photography <ul><li>Photography is a new type of artefact in modern days. It has changed a number of factors in the creative and media industry. Photography can be used to portray different emotions and capture special events and can be used as a presentational device in magazine and newspaper articles. </li></ul>

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