art quiz 3

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art quiz 3
2015-11-21 15:32:35

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  1. Dada
    a movement in art and literature based on deliberate irrationality and negation of traditional artistic values; also : the art and literature produced by this movement
  2. alla prima
    • wet on wet
    • is a painting technique, used mostly in oil painting, in which layers of wet paint are applied to previously administered layers of wet paint
  3. assemblage
    Assemblage is an artistic form or medium usually created on a defined substrate that consists of three-dimensional elements projecting out of or from the substrate. It is similar to collage, a two-dimensional medium
  4. dominance
    object or color that stands out compared to rest of art
  5. art brut
    • raw art
    • Raw because it is 'uncooked' or 'unadulterated' by culture. Raw because it is creation in its most direct and uninhibited form. Not only were the works unique and original but their creators were seen to exist outside established culture and society.
  6. naturalism
    A movement in literature and the arts, and an approach to philosophy. Literary and artistic naturalism aims at accuracy and objectivity and cultivates realistic and even sordid portrayals of people and their environment
  7. visual metaphor
    A visual metaphor is the representation of a person, place, thing, or idea by way of a visual image that suggests a particular association.
  8. artifice
    Artifice A handicraft; a trade; art of making.
  9. bas relief
    A kind of carving or sculpture in which the figures are raised a few inches from a flat background to give a three-dimensional effect.