Art Appreciation

Art Appreciation

Art Appreciation is an art survey course designed to increase knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts. ... Students will also participate in a variety of art applications to experience and better understand the process of creating art.


Pastel Type of painting that uses dried paste mage of pigments ground with chalk with gum water
Architecture The following are the minor types of art except?
CRAYONS Are pigments bound by wax and compressed into painted sticks used for drawing especially among children in the elementary grade.
TRUE Emphasis- means giving the proper importance to the parts or to the whole. Emphasis is the most noticeable in the art of advertising. The aim is to call attention to a particular product or object. It is therefore necessary to emphasize one feature in an advertisement so that it will stand out from the rest.
Drawing A form of artwork in paper using pen and ink or charcoal
JADE Is a fine, colorful stone usually green, and used widely in Ancient China. It is highly esteemed as an ornamental stone for carving and fashioning jewelry.
Tapestry A form of artwork using colored threads which are woven by hand to produce a design
PRINT MAKING A print is anything printed on a surface that is a direct result from a duplicating process.
Mosaic A form of art which is often a picture or decoration made of colored stones or glass
TRUE Art is not, as the metaphysicians say, the manifestation of some mysterious idea of beauty or God; it is not, as the aesthetical physiologists say, a game in which man lets off his excess of stored up energy; it is not the expression of man's emotions by external signs; it is not the production of pleasing objects.
Fashioned Design Is the applied art dedicated to clothing and lifestyle accessories created within the cultural and social influences of a specific time
Popular Art It refers to any dance, literature, music, theatre, or other art form intended to be received and appreciated by ordinary people in a literate and technologically advanced society dominated by urban culture.
BRONZE Is another by product of metal consisting of copper and tin with color and is one of the most universally popular metals for sculpture.
TRUE Art develops our capacity for critical thinking and appreciation for cultural heritage as reflected in different Filipino works of art.
Pencil Drawing can be done with different kinds of mediums and the most common is ____________ which comes in different degrees of hardness or softness
TRUE In the visual arts, it is achieved by establishing a pleasing relationship between the different elements. There is unity and harmony if the various parts of a design will give an appearance of belonging together.
Visual __________________ are those whose mediums can be seen and which occupy space
TRUE Visual art should have a full range of values from dark to light. Without bright highlights and dark shadows an image will often fell gray or washed out and will be interesting. Darker areas in predominantly light section will stand out and draw the eye and the same is true for the reverse.
Plastic Art visual art that involve the use of materials that can be molded or modulated in some way often in three dimensions clay, paint and plaster
Art ___________________denotes the way an artist communicates ideas
TRUE Manipulation of art to express ideas is also known as technique
BISTRE Is a brown pigment extracted from the soot of wood, and often used in pen and wash drawings.
Jose Garcia Villa Filipino artists who shared in this belief. On the other hand, some have asserted that there is something about the essence of art that transcends the human occupation with usefulness. Others have held that there is the tendency to lose sight of art's beauty and wonderment if one analyzes it too closely. It provides us with the opportunity to examine what it takes and what it means to be human.
MARBLE Is limestone in a more or less crystalline state and is capable of taking a high polish, occurring in many varieties. It is easier to carve than granite
Dance Is a sport and art form that generally refers to movement of the body usually rhythmic and used as a form of expression, social interaction or presented in a spiritual or performance setting.
TRUE Bold color will catch attention so use them purposefully where you want people to look. Any color that all alone surrounded by another color will make objects closer to the viewer so use them to create depth and space cold colors blue purple and some green will cause objects to recede in the distance
TRUE Color is also used to create emphasis. Contrast of colors can be used to produce a center of interest.
Painting is the practice of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium to a surface like wall, paper, canvas wood and glass
Elements of Music Rhythm, melody, dynamics, harmony, texture, form, color, style
Plastic Art includes those visual art that involve the use of materials that can be molded or modulated in some way often in three dimensions clay, paint and plaster
Stencil Printing It is a process which involves the cutting of the design on special paper cardboard or metal sheet in such a way that when ink is rubbed over it, the design is reproduced on the surface.
FALSE Chimes are bass instruments
TRUE Artist identify their mediums through inspiration
Water color A medium of art that is difficult to handle because it is challenge in producing warm and rich tones
Popular Art Is a type of minor art refers to any dance, literature, music, theatre, or other art form intended to be received and appreciated by ordinary people in a literate and technologically advanced society dominated by urban culture.
STONE Is the hard substance formed from mineral and earth material. The finish is granular and dull in appearance. These are normally used for gravestones in cemeteries.
TRUE Humanities of our time or the humanistic education of our youth must deal with the interface between social personhood and personal politics so that humanities will make art a condition of possibility, like a sword and plowshare, a spear and pruning hook. It is an active force as we pursue our life goals.
Decorative Art Is concerned with design and decoration of object that is chiefly prized for its utility, rather than for its purely aesthetic qualities like ceramics, metal ware, furniture, textiles, clothing, and others
Casting Sculpture can be defined as the art or practice of creating three dimensional forms or figures through carving, modeling, and _______?
CHARCOAL Are carbonaceous materials obtained by heating wood or other organic substances in the absence of air.
Intaglio A printing process in which the design or the text is engraved into the surface of the place and the ink is transferred to paper from the groover.
PLASTER Is a composition of lime, sand and water this is applied on walls and ceilings and allowed to harden and dry. The medium is used extensively for making manikins, models, molds, architectural decorations and other indoor sculpture.
Architecture Is the art or science of building specifically the art or practice of designing and building structures and especially habitable ones.
TRUE Cymbals are percussion instruments
LEAD A bluish gray metal is used for casting and forging. With the help of a welding torch iron, it can be worked into a variety of unique and exciting forms.
TRUE Emphasis is the most noticeable in the art of advertising. The aim is to call attention to a particular product or object. It is therefore necessary to emphasize one feature in an advertisement so that it will stand out from the rest.
Letter Literature comes from the Latin word littera which means?
Letter Literature- comes from the Latin word littera which means?
TRUE Piccolo is a small flute and has a higher octave than a regular flute
Oil Mediums that is considered one of the most expensive because it is characterized by its flexibility.
Acrylic Mediums that is considered more popular among artist because of its transparent characteristic and has the same flexibility as oil.
Fresco Type of painting that is done on moist plaster surface with colors in ground water or lime water.
Engraving A type of print whereby artwork is created by forming designs by cutting, corrosion by acids.
Sculpture It can be defined as the art or practice of creating three dimensional forms or figures through carving, modeling, and casting
Encaustic Mediums used by early Egyptians on the painted portrait on mummy cases
TRUE Art was derived from the Aryan root word "AR" which means to put together, while still another, while still another origin of the word art came from Latin "ars" which means ability or skill.
Decorative Art The following are the major types of art except?
Graphic Art It refers to the art of drawing or painting or print making which focuses on visual communication and presentation
Music Is a type of major arts form whose medium is sound organized in time. Common elements of music are pitch which governs melody and harmony rhythm, tempo, meter and articulation, dynamics and the sonic qualities of timbre and texture.
GLASS Is a medium that is hard, brittle, noncrystalline, more or less transparent substances produced by fusion, usually consisting of mutually dissolved silica and silicates and contains soda and lime.
FALSE Cello is the smallest string instrument and has the highest pitch
TRUE Double bass is the longest of the string instrument and has the lowest pitch
BRASS An alloy of copper and zinc is not popularly used by artists because of its limitations as a medium. Although it has many practical uses, brass does not rust and it takes a brilliant polish.
Woodcut A type of print where the design stands as a relief characteristically identified by their firm, clear and black lines.
COPPER Which has a peculiar brilliance, is used as a costing medium. This is basically shaped by hammering. It can into relief forms.
Crayons The following are the Major Types of Prints except?
METAL Include any of a class of elementary substances as gold, silver or copper all of which are characterized by capacity, ductility, conductivity and peculiar luster when freshly fractured.
CLAY Is a natural earthy material that has the nature of plasticity when wet, consisting essentially of hydrated silicates of aluminum used for making bricks and ceramics.
TRUE Art communicates feelings and emotions expressively and forcefully
Technique ___________________is the manner in which the artist controls his medium to achieve the desired effect
It makes the surrounding look better and incomplete The following are the importance of art except?
IVORY Which comes from the main parts of the tasks of elephants is the hard white substance use to make carvings and billiards balls.
Crayons Are pigments bound by wax and compressed into painted sticks used for drawing especially among children in the elementary grade. They adhere better on paper surface.
GOLD AND SILVER Are used as casting materials for small objects like medals, coins and pieces of jewelry.
Stained Glass A form of artwork used in Gothic Cathedral and Churches
Tempera Type of painting that uses mineral pigments mixed with egg yolk or egg white and ore
GRANITE Is a granular igneous rock composed of feldopars and quartz, usually combined with other minerals and is quite difficult to chisel. This is good for large works with only a few designs.
SILVERPOINT In this medium, the artist has technique of drawing with a silver stylus on specially prepared paper to produce a thin grayish line that was popular during the Renaissance period.
Art Show Is the applied art dedicated to clothing and lifestyle accessories created within the cultural and social influences of a specific time
TRUE The primary colors are red, yellow and blue. These are called primary colors because all other colors are produced by combining any of the two colors.
FALSE The baroque style of architecture prevailed in Europe during the 17th and 19th centuries and was characterized by elaborate and grotesque forms and ornamentation
Intermediate Color These colors are yellow orange, red orange, red violet, blue violet, blue green and yellow green.
TRUE Painting and Sculpture is an important characteristic of the period was the spirit of scientific inquiry and investigation. This new and vital approach to the materials world led to empiricism, which lay on the evidence of the senses. The artists strove for a more naturalistic portrayal of man and developed new techniques such as modeling shading for a three dimensional effect.
Black Is the darkest and the dullest of the deep. It is only considered a color when mixed with other colors. It is only considered a color when mixed with other colors. It suggests despair, gloom, death and, mourning.
Orange The secondary colors are green, violet, and __________ ?
Emotions Are expressed by the different elements which symbolize or suggest feelings i.e. despair, mourning, hope, love, passion, hate, anger, fear, and actions like conflict, struggle, crying, violence, kissing and laughing.
Classical Period 1589-1715 This period is notable for the dignity, sobriety, and masculine quality of its foremost buildings, resulting from the subordination of plan, composition and detail and the unity of the whole, and the charity and simplicity with which the elements were used.
Surrealism Is a style of art and literature developed principally in the 20th century, stressing the subconscious or non-rational significance of imagery at automatism or the exploitation of change effects, unexpected juxtapositions and symbolic objects.
Theatre A kind of play was performed in China more than 3,000 years ago. When the seasons changed young men and women from different villages met at places where rivers joined and sang danced and acted in praise of the gods
TRUE The Classical Period is notable for the dignity, sobriety, and masculine quality of its foremost buildings, resulting from the subordination of plan, composition and detail and the unity of the whole, and the charity and simplicity with which the elements were used
Yellow Is the color of light. This is the color which is often mistaken as a color of jealousy. It symbolizes life, joy, sunshine, cheerfulness, warmth, splendor and hospitality.
Pink Is a combination of red and white symbolizes love
Value Properties of Colors denote the lightness and darkness of a color. Colors can be made darker by making the pigments thicker, adding black, or adding a little of its complement. Colors can be made lighter by adding water or oil or white.
Intensity Properties of Colors denote the brightness and dullness of a color. Colors differ in intensity or vividness.
Roman Architecture (300 -C- AD 365) This period provided much of the decorative inspiration of some Roman building types. Greek Hellenic architecture had mostly benn of a religious character, but from the fourth century ~C onwards, public buildings multiplied in type and number and passed into permanent form.
TRUE Space is an art element which is concerned with making all parts functional so that all parts of the work of art will contribute to make the whole a complete work of art. Space exists as “illusion” in the graphic presentation.
Red Is a basic color. It typifies fire, blood, danger, festivity, bravery, war, passion, energy, and warmth.
Cubism Is a style of painting and sculpture developed in the early 20th century characterized chiefly by an emphasis on the formal structure of a work of art and the reduction of natural forms of their geometrical equivalent.
Surrealism Is a style of art and literature developed principally in the 20th century, stressing the subconscious or non-rational significance of imagery at automatism or the exploitation of change effects, unexpected juxtapositions and symbolic objects?
Green
Secondary Color
Violet
Secondary Color
Red
Primary Color
Blue
Primary Color
Orange
Secondary Color
Yellow
Primary Color Label the colors according to their types.
Symbols A form of use of art element that is usually made up of different shapes to depict or symbolize objects.
Emotions A form of use of art element whereby art expresses by the different elements which symbolize or suggest feelings.
Isaac Newton A scientist proposed his idea on how colors are perceived and the phenomenon of seeing colors
Universality Is the quality of artwork that should answer the elements of truth in the artwork which is something permanent and not just of the momentary value?
Formal Balance It is also called symmetrical balance. This is achieved by making both sides exactly alike. Objects of the same size and shape when arranged on two sides of center will produce formal balance.
Oil Painting is one of the most expensive art activities today because of the prohibitive cost of materials.
Pastel This is a stick of dried paste mage of pigments ground with chalk and compounded with gum water. Its colors are luminous, and it is a very flexible medium. Some artists use a fixing medium or a protecting surface such a glass, but when the chalk rubs, the picture loses some of its brilliance.
Fresco This is the painting on a moist plaster surface with colors ground in water or a limewater mixture
Gothic This style of architecture originated in the middle of the century. It is characterized by pointed arch and ribbed vault
Drama __________is an art form in which the performers act a story to the audience. It is a combination of different arts
Baroque __________________ form of architecture prevailed in Europe during the 17th and 18th centuries and was characterized by elaborate and grotesque forms and ornamentations.
Modern __________________art is characterized by contemporary styles of visual art, music and literature
PAINTING AND SCULPTURE An important characteristic of the period was the spirit of scientific inquiry and investigation. This new and vital approach to the materials world led to empiricism, which lay on the evidence of the senses.
LINE as an element it is the simplest, most ancient and most universal means for creating visual art.
EXPRESSIONISM Is a manner of painting and sculpturing in which natural forms and colors are distorted and exaggerated this style of art
IMPRESSIONISM Is a style of painting developed in the last third of the 19th century, characterized by short brisk strokes of bright colors used to recreate the impression of light on objects.
SPACE is an art element which is concerned with making all parts functional so that all parts of the work of art will contribute to make the whole a complete work of art.
REALISM Is another style of art whose interest and concern centered on the actual or real problems.
ABSTRACT Is conceived apart from any concrete realities, or specific objects. It pertains to the formal aspect of art emphasizing lines, colors, and generalized geometric forms. This kind of art is a logical extension of cubism with its fragmentation of the object.
ARCHITECTURE Is the art and science of building when one speaks of architecture it would always by associated with houses, churches, commercial buildings or any other structures.
COLOR is the quality of an object or substance with respect to light reflected by it, and usually determined visually by measurement of hue, saturation and brightness of the reflected light.
TEXTURE is the surface treatment of an artistic work in order to give variety and beauty to any work of art.
LIGHT AND SHADOW known as chiaroscuro, from the Italian word for light and dark is different from value.
VALUE the relative degree of lightness and darkness in a graphic work of art or painting. It indicates the degree of luminosity that is the presence or absence of light.
RENAISSANCE ART The term came from the French language meaning rebirth.The ideals of classicism balance, harmony, proportion and intellectual order became the artistic standard of the time.
FORM This is the external appearance of a clearly defined area. It is the visual shape of an object or thing found in nature.
TRUE A work of art achieves unity when its parts are necessary to the composition. In the visual arts, it is achieved by establishing a pleasing relationship between the different elements. There is unity and harmony if the various parts of a design will give an appearance of belonging together.
TRUE Contrast of colors can be used to produce a center of interest.
TRUE On the basis of medium, the arts are primarily classified as: Visual and Auditory.