Visual Literacy CONCEPTS <ul><li>Symbol - what does peace look like? </li></ul><ul><li>objects used to represent abstract ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Interpretation </li></ul><ul><li>artist, viewer, art work </li></ul><ul><li>Meaning </li></ul><ul><li>(intentional) communication without the use of language </li></ul>
Context the circumstances and conditions surrounding an event, word, object… Communication the exchange of thoughts Perception the process of acquiring, organizing, and interpreting data
To speak art, you must talk about art . Visual Thinking Strategies www.vue.org
VTS QUESTIONS What is going on in this image? What do you see that makes you say that? What else can we find?
Currently, there are 24 works of art in the Art in Public Places Collection . Works are placed in libraries and other public buildings throughout Jacksonville. Visit www.culturalcouncil.org to locate the public art in your area.