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Elements principles of art

  1. 1. What is ? <ul><li>A R T </li></ul>
  2. 2. What is A R T ? <ul><li>Unique expression of an idea </li></ul><ul><li>Experience or feeling in a well-designed visual form </li></ul><ul><li>All objects created for visual appeal </li></ul>
  3. 3. Elements of Art <ul><li>Basic visual symbols in the language of art. </li></ul><ul><li>Artists use elements to express their ideas. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Elements of Art <ul><li>Texture </li></ul><ul><li>Color </li></ul><ul><li>Value </li></ul><ul><li>Shape </li></ul><ul><li>Form </li></ul><ul><li>Space </li></ul><ul><li>Line </li></ul>Arrangement in Grey and Black (Whistler’s Mother) James Abbott McNeill Whistler Dame Barbara Hepworth Mother & Child Object, Fur Breakfast Meret Oppenheim Chiffres et Constellations Joan Miro Venus de Milo Greek 120-130 B.C . Mark Rothko Untitled, 1949 Proportions of the Human Figure Leonardo da Vinci
  5. 5. Line <ul><li>The distance between two points. </li></ul><ul><li>A mark made on a surface by some point. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Pencil mark on paper </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Finger marks on clay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Brush mark on canvas </li></ul></ul></ul>A Dancer Adjusting a Shoe Edgar Degas Self Portrait Vincent Van Gogh Anasazi Pottery
  6. 6. Texture <ul><li>The way something feels or appears to feel if you could touch it. </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Rough & Smooth </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Matte & Shiny </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Soft & Hard </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Furry & Scaley </li></ul></ul></ul>Little Ballerina Dancer Fourteen Years Old Edgar Degas Domain of Arnheim Rene Magritte
  7. 7. C O L O R <ul><li>Element made up of 3 QUALITIES: </li></ul><ul><li>Hue </li></ul><ul><li>Value </li></ul><ul><li>Intensity </li></ul>Squares with Concentric Rings Wassily Kandinsky Monkey Puzzle Keith Haring
  8. 8. C O L O R <ul><li>Element made up of 3 QUALITIES: </li></ul><ul><li>Hue </li></ul><ul><li>name of a color </li></ul>Squares with Concentric Rings Wassily Kandinsky Monkey Puzzle Keith Haring
  9. 9. C O L O R <ul><li>Element made up of 3 QUALITIES: </li></ul><ul><li>Value </li></ul><ul><li>Lights & darks </li></ul>Squares with Concentric Rings Wassily Kandinsky Monkey Puzzle Keith Haring
  10. 10. C O L O R <ul><li>Element made up of 3 QUALITIES: </li></ul><ul><li>Intensity </li></ul><ul><li>Brightness or dullness of a color </li></ul>Squares with Concentric Rings Wassily Kandinsky Monkey Puzzle Keith Haring
  11. 11. V A L UE <ul><li>Lights & Darks </li></ul>Pieta Michelangelo Buonaroti Jack in the Pulpit Georgia O’Keeffe Hand with Sphere M.C. Escher
  12. 12. S hape <ul><li>Area set off by one or more of the elements of art. </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>line, texture, color, value, & shape </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Shapes are flat and have height & width (2D). </li></ul>
  13. 13. Types of Shapes <ul><li>Geometric </li></ul>Composition with Blue Plane Piet Mondrian <ul><li>Biomorphic </li></ul><ul><li>(organic) </li></ul><ul><li>Precise shapes from </li></ul><ul><li>math </li></ul><ul><li>Shapes from nature </li></ul>
  14. 14. Form <ul><li>3-Dimensional objects </li></ul><ul><li>Forms have </li></ul><ul><li>height, width, & </li></ul><ul><li>depth. </li></ul>David Michelangelo Buonarroti The Thinker Auguste Rodin
  15. 15. Space <ul><li>Positive Space </li></ul><ul><li>Negative Space </li></ul><ul><li>Space an object takes up </li></ul><ul><li>Space around or through an object </li></ul>Christina’s World Andrew Wyeth Mona Lisa Leonardo da Vinci
  16. 16. Space <ul><li>Reclining Figures, </li></ul><ul><li>Angles </li></ul><ul><li>Henry Moore </li></ul>
  17. 17. Principles of Art <ul><li>Emphasis </li></ul><ul><li>Contrast </li></ul><ul><li>Harmony </li></ul><ul><li>Balance </li></ul><ul><li>Variety </li></ul><ul><li>Movement </li></ul><ul><li>Repetition </li></ul><ul><li>Rhythm </li></ul><ul><li>Proportion </li></ul><ul><li>Pattern </li></ul>The Japanese Footbridge Claude Monet American Gothic Grant Wood People and Dog in the Sun Joan Miro Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2 Marcel Duchamp Broadway Boogie Woogie Piet Mondrian Nike of Samothrace The Winged Victory 220-190 B.C. Campbell’s Soup Andy Warhol Self Portrait with Monkey Frida Kahlo Portrait with a Green Stripe (Madame Matisse Henri Matisse Alom Victor Vasarely
  18. 18. Repetition <ul><li>Something repeated over & over again </li></ul>Repetition Repetition Repetition Repetition Marilyn Andy Warhol Marilyn Andy Warhol Marilyn Andy Warhol Marilyn Andy Warhol
  19. 19. Patterns Angeli Landente Wiliam Morris The Kiss Gustav Klimt <ul><li>A decorative design </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Usually of a repeated </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>figure or motif </li></ul></ul></ul>
  20. 20. E M P H A S I S M P H A S I s FoCAL POINT The Scream Edvard Munch
  21. 21. E M P H A S I S M P H A S I s The Creation of Adam Michelangelo buonarroti
  22. 22. CONTRAST <ul><li>Girl with Hair Ribon </li></ul><ul><li>Roy Lichtenstein </li></ul>Extreme differences in the elements of art Retroactive I Robert Rauschenberg
  23. 23. <ul><li>Unity </li></ul><ul><li>Combining similar elements in a work of art </li></ul>Harmony Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte Georges Seurat Garden at Giverny Claude Monet The Artist’s Garden at Giverny Claude Monet Water Lilies Claude Monet The Lady of Shalott John William Waterhouse The Boating Party Auguste Renoir
  24. 24. SYMMETRY SYMMETRY Two halves are identical The Birth of Venus Sandro Botticelli African Masks Grace Jones Andy Warhol
  25. 25. ASSYMETRICAL BALANCE <ul><li>Apparent weight Balances Composition </li></ul>Little Spider Alexander Calder
  26. 26. <ul><li>Lots of different elements combined in a work of art </li></ul>V A R I E T Y <ul><li>Lots of different elements combined in a work of art </li></ul>Weeping Woman Pablo Picasso Royal Tide V Louise Nevelson The Three Musicians Pablo Picasso People and Dog in the Sun Joan Miro
  27. 27. Movement <ul><li>The look and feel of action </li></ul>The Starry Night Vincent van Gogh Alexander Calder Ballet Montage Edgar Degas Ballet Montage Edgar Degas Ballet Montage Edgar Degas
  28. 29. R h y t h m
  29. 30. R h y t h m Visual tempo or beat Jazz Henri Matisse Yellow, Red, Blue Wassily Kandinsky
  30. 31. Proportion Proportions of the Human Figure Leonardo da Vinci <ul><li>Size relationships of one part to another </li></ul>The Bath Mary Cassatt Surrounded Islands Christo and Jeanne-Claude The Last Supper Leonardo da Vinci

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