Outstanding Styles, Periods, & Movements In Art Quiz

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Outstanding Styles, Periods, & Movements In Art Quiz

Multiple Choice: Read each statement and select the best answer. True or False: Read each statement. Check true or false.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The kind of art adhering to standards of simplicity, restraint, proportion as found in Greek and Roman art and architecture.
    • A. 

      Barogue

    • B. 

      Dadaism

    • C. 

      Classicism

    • D. 

      Cubism

  • 2. 
    In the purest sense, consists of the creation and organization of shapes, forms, and colors which have no counterparts in nature.
    • A. 

      Abstract Art

    • B. 

      Art Nouveau

    • C. 

      Classical Abstraction

    • D. 

      Abstract Expressionism

  • 3. 
    Any kind of art in which the personal emotions of the artist were important.
    • A. 

      Barbizon

    • B. 

      Classical

    • C. 

      Baroque

    • D. 

      Expressionism

  • 4. 
    A movement in painting of cynicism and ridicule engendered by the collapse of moral values during the war of 1914-18.
    • A. 

      Cubism

    • B. 

      Dadaism

    • C. 

      Classicism

    • D. 

      Ashcanism

  • 5. 
    A style of art characterized by a dramatic theatrical concept in painting and sculpture.
    • A. 

      Byzantine Art

    • B. 

      Baroque

    • C. 

      Expressionism

    • D. 

      Abstract Art

  • 6. 
    The breaking down or taking apart the forms of nature and reorganization of these geometric elements in various contexts.
    • A. 

      Dadaism

    • B. 

      Baroque

    • C. 

      Classism

    • D. 

      Cubism

  • 7. 
    An alternative term for Action Painting.  
    • A. 

      Cubism

    • B. 

      Dadaism

    • C. 

      Classicism

    • D. 

      Abstract Expressionism

  • 8. 
    Carefully controlled, disciplined abstract art, as opposed to Action Painting.
    • A. 

      Classical Abstractions

    • B. 

      Abstract Expressionism

    • C. 

      Art Noveau

    • D. 

      Classicism

  • 9. 
    El Greco and Van Gogh, though centuries apart, art could be classified as Expressionism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Type question here
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Michelangelo is usually considered to be the father of the Baroque style in painting and architecture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Picasso, Braque, Lager, and Gris were notable contributors to Dadaism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Dadaism was not a reaction against all established traditions of logic and art.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Corot and Rousseau were painters in the Baroque School.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Klee and Kandinsky formed the Abstract Expressionist group.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Byzantine Art influence was extended over virtually all of Europe for over a thousand years.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Classical Abstraction artist in painting, Mondrian was known as outstanding in this art.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Abstract Expressionism artist in sculpture, Barbara Hepworth was noted in this art.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Aubrey Beardsley was a well known illustrator of Art Nouveau.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Jackson Pollock pioneered Action Painting.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Ashcan School painters were a group of early twentieth century American painters specializing in realistic portrayals of city life and scenes depicting squalor and poverty.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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