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Mc Kenzie Morrill Art Slide Show 2

  1. 1. Principles and Elements of Art<br />By McKenzie Morrill<br />
  2. 2. COLOR- Element<br />The response of vision to wave lengths of light. It has three properties- hue, value ,a and intensity or chroma<br />
  3. 3. Color<br />Georges Seurat (1859-1891). Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte. Oil on Canvas<br />
  4. 4. LINE- Element<br />The path of a point moving through space.<br />A record of action or movement.<br />
  5. 5. Line<br />Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890). <br />Oil on paper.<br />
  6. 6. SHAPE- Element<br />When a line moves through space until it meets itself and forms an enclosure, it becomes a shape, form or mass.<br />A shape is the area enclosed by a line when the ends meet in 2-d design the title, shape, is used. <br />
  7. 7. Shape<br />Georgia O’Keeffee, 1887 -1986. <br />Goat’s Horn with Red, 1945. <br />Pastel on paperboard mounted on paperboard.<br />
  8. 8. SPACE- Element<br />The element which can be thought of as the distance of area between, above, below, or within shapes.<br />
  9. 9. Space<br />M.C. Escher, Belvedere, <br />1958. <br />Lithograph.<br />
  10. 10. TEXTURE- Element<br />Concerned with how things feel or look as if they might feel on the surface.<br />
  11. 11. Texture<br />Vincent van Gogh. La Mousme (1888). Oil on canvas.<br />
  12. 12. VALUE- Element<br />Portrays the contrast between light and dark.<br />Also a property of color as it create lighter or darker shades of different hues. <br />
  13. 13. Value<br />Rembrandt Van Ryn (1606-1669) The Mill, c. 1650<br />Oil on canvas.<br />
  14. 14. Balance- Principle<br />A feeling of visual weight.<br />Contains both formal (symmetrical) and informal (asymmetrical) balance.<br />
  15. 15. Balance <br />Henri Rosseau, <br />The Football Players, 1908. <br />Oil on canvas. <br />
  16. 16. Unity- Principle<br />Makes all the separate elements of an artwork look like they belong together.<br />It is a harmonious blend of all elements.<br />
  17. 17. Unity<br />Diego Rivera <br />(1886-1957). <br />Night of the Poor (detail). Oil on canvas.<br />
  18. 18. Movement- Principle<br />Gives life to an artwork.<br />It catches and simulates motion to create an illusion in art. <br />
  19. 19. Movement <br />Vincent van Gogh, <br />The Starry Night (1889) .<br />Oil on canvas<br />
  20. 20. Proportion- Principle<br />The relationship of one part to the whole or to another part. <br />
  21. 21. Proportion <br />Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) Portrait of the Artist’s Wife, Jeanne Hebuterne, 1918 .<br />Oil on canvas. <br />
  22. 22. Repetition, Rhythm, Pattern – Principle<br />Repetition in the world of nature and art forms rhythm and pattern.<br />
  23. 23. Repetition Rhythm Pattern<br />Andy Warhol, <br />Green Coca Cola Bottles, 1962. <br />Oil on canvas.<br />
  24. 24. Emphasis- Principle<br />That which catches your eye when you first look at an artwork.<br />The focal point or center of attention.<br />
  25. 25. Emphasis<br />Mary Cassat (1844-1926). <br />Sketch of Mother and Daughter Looking at the Baby, ca 1908. Pastel on paper. <br />
  26. 26. Variety- Principle<br />Concerned with differences; “the spice of life” even in art.<br />It enlivens artwork!<br />
  27. 27. Variety<br />Romare Bearden, The Block (detail). <br />Cut and pasted paper on masonite.<br />