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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Vincent Van Gogh’s most famous painting is his painting “The Starry Night”. This is the one that most of us think of when we think of Van Gogh’s work. It’s also the...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Jean Arp was both a painter and a sculptor. He was born on September 16, 1886 and died on June 7, 1966. He was known mainly for his painted sculptures - hence why he can be called both a painter...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Stone age art is considered to be the first examples of art known to mankind. They’re simple and crudely drawn, but back then, it was considered art. The only time when drawing on the walls...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Nature typically inspires a landscape painting. Paintings of landscapes often resemble something that the artist has seen. Vincent Van Gogh painted landscapes of Italy - his home country - and...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
These three artists painted mainly landscapes. Grant Wood is the painter responsible for the painting titled “American Gothic” - the painting of the old farming couple in front of the...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Proportion is the principle of design that deals with size relationships. The proportion of fruits to grains, for example, is a fraction of three to one. For every three servings of fruit,...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Movement is the principle of design that recreates action on the canvas. The main reason this happens is because diagonal lines represent movement to us. When our eyes see something going...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
The foreground of a picture is the closest to a viewer. This is often what is clearest in a picture, what’s in focus. Some examples of foreground characters are the dancers in Edgar...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
The answer in this list is kozo paper. However, it is usually called washi paper, like the paper tape used for scrapbooking and crafts today. These paper scenes were then pasted onto a block of...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, also known as Le Corbusier, was from Switzerland. He was born on October 6th 1887. He died, unfortunately, on August 27, 1965. He is in the group of architects that are...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Willem de Kooning was from Rotterdam, Netherlands. He moved to New York in the year 1927 - when he was 23. He was born on April 24, 1904. Kooning died on March 19th, 1997. He spearheaded a...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Oil paint was invented somewhere in the Netherlands by Jan van Eyck. Jan van Eyck is credited with this invention because he was the one that decided to use linseed oil as a base for the paint...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Piet Mondrian was born in the Netherlands. He’s a renowned Dutch painter. This particular painter was born on March 7th, 1872. He died on February 1st, 1944. A lot of great artists died in...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Wassily Kandisky was born in Moscow, Russia. Why this isn’t a choice on the list of answers is baffling, but it can be corrected easily. Anyway, Kandisky was born on December 16th, 1866. He...Read More

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I.Rubiny
Answered: Sep 25, 2017
Walter Gropius was born in Germany. He’s a renowned German architect. Gropius was born on May 18th, 1883, and died on July 5th, 1969. He is considered to be one of the pioneers of modern...Read More

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