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What is media and why do artist use certain types of media over others? The word "media" is simply the plural form of "medium." A medium is simply the particular form or material that an artist chooses to use. For example, oil is one medium for painting; acrylic is another; ...
Sunday, September 4, 2005 at 10:59am by Angelia Garner
Can someone help me? In the picture given on the above site, I have to determine if it shows elements of naturalism and idealism. If is abtract or not. Is a photo of a sphinx supposed to show up? With this description: Sphinx of Senwosret III, ca. 1878–1841 B.C.E.; Dynasty 12...
Saturday, June 17, 2006 at 11:20am by Anonymous
Name 5 functions of art. Do you think certain art should be censored? If so under what circumstances, and should the government sponsor or pay for these controversial artworks? 1) http://arthistory.about.com/cs/foreducators/f/functions.htm 2, 3,) http://www.google.com/search?...
Sunday, July 9, 2006 at 6:36pm by Joe
Van Gogh's Starry Night....how would you describe his use of lines, colors, shapes and textures I love that piece. How would you describe it? I will be happy to offer critisms and critique of your observations, however, I am not going to do your assignment. Thanks Bob...I'm ...
Saturday, July 15, 2006 at 1:52am by Joseph
I was given a brief which required me to innitiate a range of ideas that were inspired by visits to four art galleries and musems, using the title ; past, present future. The brief then asked me to make 2 drawings a day, based on my ideas from galleriies, dealing with ...
Wednesday, September 6, 2006 at 3:28am by naomi
ART & DESIGN
IN ART & DESIGN CAN YOU TELL ME WHAT A RECTANGLE WITH THE WORD "LINE" INSIDE IT MEANS? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under many different key words, but I couldn't find any applicable sources. Sorry that I could not help. Thanks for asking.
Thursday, September 7, 2006 at 9:14pm by JANE
Okay, I am having to do a presentation on Installation art, and it's significance and it's purpose etc. It's more analytical than a book report kind of thing! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a site that also has links for you: Installation art - ...
Wednesday, September 20, 2006 at 1:56pm by Beth
I have to do a report on prehistoric art and I want to do mine on Venus of Willendorf. We have to find one important event in history during this time but I cannot find any specific historic events. Can anyone help? This is a site on Pagan history: http://members.cox.net/...
Monday, October 16, 2006 at 2:49pm by cbarnett
Art- 3-d objects
what are examples of 3-d objects Sculptures. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dimension When at the link I left you above notice the objects on the right. A dot, line, rectangle, cube. The cube represents a 3 dimensional object. Anything in our "real" world is percieved through ...
Friday, November 17, 2006 at 3:02pm by maria mendez
in art an abstraction is a styleised inturpeatation? Corrected spelling, if the answer is correct: stylized interpretation. Read at least the first sentence here, including all the links: http://www.artlex.com/ArtLex/a/abstraction.html =)
Sunday, November 19, 2006 at 12:13am by deborah
For an art project, I have to try and find an artist(preferably famous- so that i can find information on him/her)that draws/paints buildings. As i am having trouble finding one. Thank you if you can help! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. This is an ...
Monday, December 4, 2006 at 2:17pm by Natalie
I am suppose to do a carboard-cut out sculpture, as a piece to decide whether I go on a art conference or not. The theme is "reaching higher" I have thought of start hanging down...and a large filstrip with hand reaching higher and higher...eventually one would grab the stars...
Monday, December 11, 2006 at 9:27am by Krissy
Art Research Paper
It's got to be min. 2 pages. I'm doing it on Andrew Wyeth. This is the only guideline I was given: "As part of your course requirements, you need to choose an artist and research the artist and his or her work." Any ideas on at outline/what I should really focus on? I know I ...
Saturday, February 10, 2007 at 5:31pm by Claire
I'm writing a paper on Masaccio. So far, I've gotten it to a page and figured out that I need about 3 paragraphs about his art and then my conclusion. The problem is that i'm getting conflicting information. Most places say that only 4-5 of his works have survived or can be ...
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 at 11:39am by Claire
Cross-Cultural Art Project
http://www.google.com/search?source=ig&hl=en&q=Jhonen+Vasquez Have fun. =) Hi everyone, My art class is studying artwork from around the world, and as part of our midterm projects we have to research a particular artist who represents one of the cultures we have studied. Each ...
Monday, February 26, 2007 at 8:18pm by Writeacher
On the internet, look up and list more than one definition of the word "art." You can use online reference sources Go to www.google.com In quotation marks, type in "what is art?" If that comes up with nothing. Try typing in "Art is" Should be able to get a few definitions that...
Saturday, March 24, 2007 at 7:47am by Adam
1. Which of the following statements regarding the use of pastels with other mediums is true? A. Pastels should never be used for accents in a watercolor painting. B. An artist can effectively add charcoal over a pastel rendering. C. Pastel tends to deaden the appearance of ...
Tuesday, March 27, 2007 at 4:01pm by Erin
The best enviroment for art activities is which? 1. equipped with all materials in one place that is easily accessibe to children. 2. one that can accomodate a large number of children. 3. clean and arranged to avoid accidents. 3rd, unless u want children playing in it, but im...
Friday, March 30, 2007 at 11:10am by Kendra
ART - Carmen
About the thimble you described, please look at the maker's mark on the right: http://home.comcast.net/~brl/thimbles/stern.jpg Sra
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 9:40pm by SraJMcGin
Please refer to the "new question" I just posted named: ART - Carmen Sra
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 11:49am by SraJMcGin