Face is always perfectly oval with eyes mouth and nose in perfect proportion, linear. Greeks loved the order, exemplified in their order.
Before Christ____0____Anno Domini (in the year of our Lord, after death)
Before Common Era_____0_____Common Era .C-Circa (about)
Said that mechanization (in the industrial revolution) was dehumanization. That it was a result of alcoholism, divorce rates, problems, etc
is optimistic. A trend of thought that affirms the power of human beings to create, improve, and reshape their enviroment, with the aid of scientific knowledge, technology, and practical experimentation, and is thus in its essence both progressive..
the point beyond which something disappears or ceases to exist. M
Where the larger the more towards the bottom - the bigger it seems. The smaller, the more towards the back - the farther away it seems.
Art comes from the imagination of the artist and arouses the imagination of the viewer
Edward Steichen. Used photography to create abstract images while others were still trying to get "perfect images"
Artist: Brancusi (1876-1957) Title: The Endless Column
"Art for Artsake"
Art used to be for religious or other purpose. Only until renaissance was it thought of as "art".
Artist: Alexander Calder Ttile: Bird Date c. 1927 Mobiles..however he called them objects so he wouldn't have to defend them.
Distortion of a representational image as a simplified surface detail to conform.
Chihuly Most famous glass blower First to experiment with glass blowing, letting it go off enter. Created and experimented with many colors.