Card Set Information
shape second exam
Second exam for drawing
flat, enclosed area.
-An area enclosed by a line.
-A closed path.
whose boundaries usually consist entirely of curved lines.
whose boundaries usually consist entirely of straight lines.
can appear clean, simple, modern or cold, utilitarian and sterile.
Related to geometry. Usually simple and regular
found in nature, such
plants, animals, sea and sky
Positive/Negative Shape Integration
Concerned with HOW the
subject fills the format and
what kind of negative shapes
created around the subject
Positive Negative Shape Reversal
arrangement in which the positive and negative shapes alternatively command
the artist has the option of showing the
entire scene or a portion that continues beyond the format.
the subject interacting with the edges of the format. Completion of the design
is implied beyond the format.
the subject entirely contained within the format with “air”
space all around the subject.