Art Exam 1

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Art Exam 1


 
  
Created Feb 16, 2010
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juliaspring

 

 
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symbol
 
An identifying mark based on pictorial (rather than  typographic) sources. Also something...
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semiotics
 
The theory and study of meaning and purpose of signs and symbols, especially as elements of...
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pictograph/pictogram
 
A picture that represents an object primarily through its visual resemblance to that object....
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ideograph/ideogram
 
A character or symbol representing an idea or thing without expressing the pronunciation of...
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logo
 
A graphical element based primarily on letterforms that is created as an identifying mark (or...
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stylization/stylize
 
An image rendered in a simplified or exaggerated visual form that emphasizes particular design...
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postmodernism
 
A trend or movement in the arts developing in the 1970s in reaction to or rejection of the...
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popular culture
 
Wide spread cultural patterns within a population; images, ideas and events commonly known...
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Pop Art
 
A style of visual art that developed in the late 1950s and early 1960s in Britain and the United...
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Appropriation
 
1) The action of taking something belonging to someone else for one's own use, typically without...
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Media/Medium
 
1) A means by which something is communicated or expressed; it is designated in visual art...
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Mixed Media
 
Art made using a combination of different media (materials and technical processes)
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Culture
 
1) The quality in a person or society that arises from a concern for what is regarded as excellent...
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Identity
 
The distinct personality of an individual regarded as a persisting entity; a sense of self;...
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Representation
 
1) A visual or tangible portrayal of something or someone that exists in the physical world;...
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Representational/Objective Art
 
Depicts the outward appearance of something or someone we can recognize from the physical world.
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Diversity
 
1) Composed of distinct or unlike elements or qualities.
2) A condition of being in variety...
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Class
 
1) A social division or group of people sharing basic economic, political, and/or cultural...
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Gender
 
Refers to the socially constructed roles, behavior, activities, and attributes (rather than...
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Local
 
1) Belonging, relating or pertaining to a particular place, area or neighborhood, typically...
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Local Color
 
The actual color as distinguished from the apparent color of objects and surfaces; true color,...
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Global
 
1) Worldwide, international, universal, comprehensive. Affecting all human beings collectively.
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