FILMMAKING is the process of making a motion-picture, from an initial conception and research, through scriptwriting, shooting and recording, animation or other special effects, editing, sound and music work and finally distribution to an audience; it refers broadly to the creation of all types of films, embracing documentary, strains of theatre and literature in film, and poetic or experimental practices, and is often used to refer to video-based processes as well.
PERFORMING ARTS are those forms of art which differ from the plastic arts insofar as the former uses the artist's own body, face, and presence as a medium, and the latter uses materials such as clay, metal or paint which can be molded or transformed to create some physical art object.
COLOR it is the range of visual light in the spectrum and properties of the pigments used in making visual art. HUE - the name of the color (green , yellow , etc.) INTENSITY - isthe amount of pigment or saturation . (brightness , dullness ,etc.) VALUE - the lightness or darkness of the color.
RHYTHM is patterned organization of colors, lines, textures, or combinations of art elements that create a pleasing effect. A visual rhythm will lead the eye from one area to another in a rhythmical and orderly manner.
CONTRAST is the comparison of two elements that appear different (values of light and dark, hues...). Strong contrasts are the most dissimilar examples of an art element (dark - light, black - white).
National Arts Program, The Visual arts exhibit and awards program for municipal employees and their families is sponsored by The National Arts Program Foundation.
Palmerston North Community Arts Council Community-based organization that supports arts and cultural events in Palmerston North, New Zealand.
Pleasanton Cultural Arts Council Organization based in Pleasanton, CA offers advocacy for local performing and visual artists. Find news updates and an events calendar.
Pre-Columbian Art Research Institute PARI supports and carries on research and exploration of Mesoamerican civilizations, their art, archaeology and glyphic texts.
San Francisco Art Dealers Association Nonprofit organization is comprised of 31 Bay Area galleries, and promotes public interest in visual arts.Tour the member galleries.
Western States Arts Federation Art jobs, art resources, literary links and more to help all kind of artists. Westaf works for the advancement of the arts in the American West.
Art & Science Collaborations, Inc. Encourages artists and scientists to use technology to explore new forms of creative expression. List award grants and events. Artists Rights Society Originally founded in France, this organization helps artists in Europe and the United States protect their copyrighted works. Learn about laws and membership. ArtPRIDE New Jersey's primary arts advocacy agency. Direct access to your legislators, a forum for discussion, and a source of technical assistance. Arts Partnership of Greater Hancock County Ohio-based organization supports visual and performing arts in the Greater Hancock County. Find details on shows, workshops, and membership.
Colorado Council on the Arts Read an overview of the services and programs offered by the state agency, find details on grants and awards, and view works by area artists. Columbia College, China Arts Exchange Non-profit promotes interest and exchange in the arts of China and the United States. Explore academic programs. Kulturbro Biennal for art and culture is the result of a joint Swedish-Danish initiative. Review events, news and a description of the foundation.
Myths & Facts About National Support of the Arts List of statements and responses emphasizes how badly arts funding is needed in the United States. National Gallery - Teaching Resources and Loan Programs Details the National Gallery's free-loan teaching programs, circulation and loan options, affiliate loans, and contact information. New Art Now Forum connects artists with the global art market. Browse the work of both emerging and established artists. New York State Council on the Arts Examine the council's five year plan for continuing support of the art world in New York, download grant applications, or find job opportunities.
Nomads 1800 Community arts outreach program. Documents the lives and art works from homeless and runaway youth living in America. Official Assoc. of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists Non-profit organization for amateur and professional artists post announcements, news and member artwork. Includes a collection of related links. Orange County ArtsNet Offers a guide to arts facilities and events in Orange County, California. San Francisco Art Dealers Association Nonprofit organization is comprised of 31 Bay Area galleries, and promotes public interest in visual arts.Tour the member galleries. Western States Arts Federation Art jobs, art resources, literary links and more to help all kind of artists. Westaf works for the advancement of the arts in the American West.