A way to be creative and express ourselves. Both functional and aesthetically pleasing to our eyes."
ART IS FORM & CONTENT"Art is form and content" means:All art consists of these two things.FORM means:The elements of artthe principles of designthe actual, physical materials that the artist has used
CONTENT is:idea-based and means meant to portray actually did portray our reaction influence of work-by religion, or politics, or society in general
“One half of all art is form”Goyas The Shootings of May Third, 1808color, value, space and line (elements of art).balance, contrast, emphasis and proportion (principles of design).composed the elements and principles on canvas, using brushes and oil paints (the physical materials).
WHY MAKE ART?There is something inside the creative person that needs to get out.The poet, musician, actor, and visual artist all have a desire to express what they feel and to create something of great value.It’s a type of therapy or a form of meditation. Many do art for the pure joy of it.
ART is ART is communicationcreative about the self andhuman the world usingskill. sight - the Visual Arts sound - Music, words - the Literary Arts, actions (Dance and Drama). ART can be a combination of all of these.
FINE ART encompass art forms developed primarily for aesthetics or concept ratherthan practical application.
Fine arts commonly include visual art and performing art formsPainting
Q What do we mean by AESTHETIC?A By definition, aesthetic is “that which concerns the beautiful.” Of course, not all art is beautiful to our eyes, but it is art nonetheless.
Symbolism is the applied use ofsymbols. It is a representation that carries aparticular meaning.
“A symbol” is an object, action, or ideathat represents something other than itself. Symbolism is an important element ofmost religious arts and reading symbolsplays a main role in psychoanalysis.
GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM ROBOT BUILDING MUSHROOM TREE HOUSE SYMBOLISM B A S K E T DANCING BULDING HOUSE
Immediate recognition or appreciation Perceptions vary from person to person. Different people perceive differentthings about the same situation . One might change ones perspective orsimply make things mean something else