Arts Questions and Answers
How can we use the principles of design in our daily lives and creative endeavors? Can being aware of these principles help us make judgments and decisions about our surroundings?
Discuss how Eric Fischl utilizes the visual elements of art (line, shape, form, volume, mass, color, value, texture, space, time, and motion) and principles of design (unity, balance, focal point, rhythm, scale, and proportion) in his oil painting Barbecue.
Take a close look at Edward Keinholz's History as a Planter. Is this just a "formal" arrangement of mixed-media objects, or is he making some kind of statement? What is the subject of the piece? What was he trying to say? Can you relate to Kienholz's iconography?
What are the differences between Italian Baroque (Catholic) art and Dutch Baroque (Protestant) art by explaining how Christian ideology is expressed in each one.
Explain the concepts of profile view and composite view in representing animals in Paleolithic art. How do these ideas apply to the caves at Lascaux and Chauvet?
What is the Egyptian Canon of Proportions' and how was it used in artistic representations of the human body? How are images of the human body today similar to the images created by ancient Egyptians and how do they differ? [Your question has been edited to reflect eNotes policy allowing one question per post, optionally with one closely related follow-up question.]
What similarities or differences do you see between Etruscan and Egyptian burials and funerary practices?
Art grant idea? I'm in a class where we have to apply for an art grant for a work of art, project, or cultural event. Any ideas?? The highest grant we can apply for is worth $10,000. THANK YOU!!!!
How are surrealism, fauvism, Dadaism, social realism, and cubism different from each other based on the style that they use?
Explain the melody, rhythm, tempo, texture, tonality, dynamics, and form of the piece "Vivaldi: Winter," from The Four Seasons, movement 1.
What are some abstract concepts that a choreographer might create a dance about? List a minimum of three.
What are three of the symbols in The Arnolfini Double Portrait by Jan Van Eyck that reveal the possible iconography of the work?
What is the relationship between literature and other arts such as painting, music, photography, cinema, etc?
What are the art elements and three art principles used by Édouard Manet in the creation of his art piece A Bar at the Folies-Bergère?
J.Ross says Education and Philosophy are two sides of a coin. Education and Philosophy are interrelated. Discuss in detail. Comment.
Compare and contrast the Neoclassical and Romantic styles by visually analyzing Jacques-Louis David's Oath of the Horatii and Delacroix's Liberty Leading the People. Examine and describe the formal qualities of each painting to explain the differences between Neoclassicism and Romanticism.
What are the elements of Romantic art, such as line, colors, space, form, and texture, found in the painting The Fighting Temeraire by Joseph Mallord William Turner?
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