ABSTRACTION.DEFINITION:-The act of considering something as a general quality or characteristic, apart from reality, speciﬁc objects, or actual representations. What is your deﬁnition of abstraction? Nocturne in Black and Gold: The Falling Rocket. James McNeill Whistler. 1874.
ABSTRACT ART EXAMPLES: Skull & Pitcher. Pablo Picasso. 1945.
Lavender Mist: Number 1. Jackson Pollock. 1950.
NATUREFor our project, we are going tobe using what we learned about watercolors to create an abstract image of something found in nature.
DEFINITION:Simply put, the word naturerefers to anything related tothe natural world around us. What are someexamples of nature you can think of? Andy Goldsworthy.
artist: Andy GoldsworthyA British sculptor, photographer,and environmentalist. He worksoutdoors and takes differentobjects from nature and morphsthem into his sculptures.
artist: Georgia O’Keefe An American artist, O’Keefe is well known for her paintings of flowers, rocks, shells, etc. that combine both abstraction and representation.Poppy. 1927. Yellow Hickory Leaves with Daisy.