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Drawing 12 artists


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Drawing 12 artists

  1. 3. Calligraphic Line Graceful, flowing line According to Stanley-Baker : "Calligraphy is sheer life experienced through energy in motion that is registered as traces on silk or paper, with time and rhythm in shifting space its main ingredients".
  2. 4. <ul><li>Islamic calligraphy is the artistic practice of handwriting , or calligraphy , and bookmaking in the lands sharing a common Islamic cultural heritage. This art form is based on the Arabic script , which for a long time was used by all Muslims in their respective languages. They used it to represent God because they denied representing God with images. Calligraphy is especially revered among Islamic arts since it was the primary means for the preservation of the Qur'an . Suspicion of figurative art as idolatrous led to calligraphy and abstract depictions becoming a major form of artistic expression in Islamic cultures, especially in religious contexts. The work of calligraphers was collected and appreciated. Adapted from Wickipedia </li></ul>
  3. 5. Islamic calligraphy primarily from Turkey and Iran
  4. 6. Illumination
  5. 8. Midevil time period - Christian illumination
  6. 9. <ul><li>East Asian calligraphy is a form of calligraphy widely practised and revered in China , Japan , Korea , and Vietnam . The East Asian calligraphic tradition originated and developed from China . East Asian calligraphy and ink and wash painting are closely related, since accomplished using similar tools and techniques. Chinese painting and calligraphy distinguishes themselves from onther culture's arts by their emphasis on motion, and their charge with dynamic life. Adapted from Wickipedia </li></ul>
  7. 10. Chinese writing
  8. 11. Calligraphic style of drawing
  9. 13. Chinese prints
  10. 14. Chinese Midevil Christian brushwork art
  11. 15. Japanese drawings
  12. 16. Fillipo Brunelleschi 1377-1446 Discover of linear perspective Early Renaissance
  13. 20. Leonardo da Vinci High Renaissance
  14. 21. Leonardo da Vinci Mona Lisa 1506 High Renaissance , ITALY
  15. 22. Leonardo da Vinci High Renaissance
  16. 23. Leonardo da Vinci High Renaissance
  17. 24. Vincent Van Gogh Post Impressionist
  18. 28. Salvador Dali The Persistence of Memory 1931 Surrealism
  19. 29. Surrealism 1924-1930’s Salvador Dali (Spanish) Reminiscence Archeologiquete Galatea of the Spheres 1952 The Persistance of Memory 1931 Landscape with Butterflies
  20. 30. Kathe Kallowitz Expressionism
  21. 31. Kathe Kallowitz Expressionism
  22. 32. Kathe Kallowitz Expressionism
  23. 33. M C Escher Hand with Globe, 1935 OP art (optical illusion art)
  24. 34. MC Escher Op art
  25. 35. MC Escher Op art
  26. 36. Albrecht Durer
  27. 41. Graffiti style drawing
  28. 42. Kara Walker - contemporary artist