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<ul><li>1.Elements of Art&amp; Principles of DesignThe Building Blocks of all Art and Design</li></ul> <p>2. Elements of Art: The Visual Language Used by Artists Line Shape Form No#ce the Light, Dark and Medium Areas No#ce the depth and 3-dimensionality Value No#ce how the water appears smooth compared to the rough/leafy trees ColorWide open area Texture Space 3. Line - A basic mark that suggests direction.Vincent van Gogh - Fishing Boats at Saintes-Maries-de-la-MerAnsel Adams 4. Shape- The basic outline of an area or gure. 5. Shape Pablo Picasso, Three MusiciansHendrik van SteenwyckSt. Jerome in his Study 1624Lee Bontecou 6. FormAn element in art that gives a senseof 3-dimensionality or depth.(shape + value = form)M. C. Escher Jean ArpLucian Freud 7. Value - The lightness or darkness of various areas in an artwork.Atkinson GrimshawM.C. Escher 8. Color -When light is reected o an object, color is what the eye sees. A spectrum of dierent hues become visible.Claude MonetPablo Picasso 9. Texture - The feel and appearance of a surface,especially how rough or smooth it is. 10. Space - the way openness, depth, distance or a lack thereof is used in an artworkForeground, Middle-ground and Background (creates DEPTH) Positive (filled with something) and Negative (empty areas). Robert MapplethorpeClaude Monet 11. Texture Meret Oppenheim, Fur Covered CupCecil Buller 12. Principles of Design The Rules that Organize the Visual Language of ArtBalanceMovementContrastRhythm Emphasis VaRietyPattern Unity 13. Balance- The position of various parts in an artwork.SymmetricalAsymmetricalNancy RubinDiane Arbus 14. Symmetrical Balance:When parts of an image are organized so that one side mirrors the other.Leonardo DaVinci, The Last Supper 15. Asymmetrical Balance:When parts of an image are organized so that one side is dierent than the other. James Whistler - Arrangement in Grey and Black: The Artists Mother, 1871 16. Contrast- A visible difference between two colors, shades, patterns, etc.Ansel Adams Katsushika Hokusai 17. Emphasis- Making one part of an artwork seem moreimportant or interesting than others.Edward MunchAndrew Wyeth 18. Pattern- A planned or random repetition of parts in an artwork.Gustave KlimtM.C. Escher 19. Movement -An eect in art that creates the feeling of motion or direction.Starry Night, Vincent Van Gogh 20. Rhythm- When parts in an artwork repeat inan interesting way(often suggesting movement).Marcel Duchamp, Nude Descending a Staircase 21. Variety - The existence of many dierent things in an artwork.Wassily Kandinsky, Composition VIIIGiuseppe Archimboldo 22. Unity - When all the elements and principles work together to create a pleasing image.Johannes VermeerCaspar David Friedrich 23. Your Assignment Create a poster that gives examples of the Elements and Principles Include the Denition AND an Original Image representing each word. Written Reection/Critique </p>