Bierstadt and Bradley’s paintings both share the line as an element and rhythm as a principal. In Bierstadt’s oil painting the use of line allows the mountains and trees to take on a three dimensional shape. The use of rhythm in Bierstadt’s painting shows the similar repeated images such as, way the animals are painted to look identical to one another. In Bradley’s painting the similarity of line allows the buildings, cars, and the dessert plants to define where one three dimensional object begins and another one ends. Bradley also uses similar rhythm with the repetitive size of the buildings, cars, and dessert plants.
The viewer’s point of view is from the above because it seems like the village is seen from a bird’s eye view. From looking at the painting, it is visible that an impasto style of art has been used, since a thick layer of textured paint can be noticed. The circular brushstrokes have a sense of rhythm, which creates an illusion of the painting being in motion. A cypress tree can also be seen in the painting, which seems flame-like. According to the Museum of modern art, the tree can be seen as a connection between the land and sky, with life represented by land and death represented by the sky.
The painting done by Jim Dine called Dexter’s Four Robes and the painting by James Lechay called Sky, Sea and Samos are two paintings that are vastly different, but both exhibit similar and different Elements and Principles of Design. I will analysis both paintings and compare as well as contrast the similarities and differences of each painting. I will than explain my opinion on which painting I believed is more visually appealing and what I liked and disliked about each painting. The Elements of art that I will be comparing as well as contrasting are Lines, Shapes, and Colors. The Principles of Design that I will be comparing and contrasting are Emphasis and Subordination.
Sidney Nolan mostly painted picture on canvas in acrylic paints. He had also created sculptures such as the ' Rainbow snake ' . 4. Sidney Nolan created his art from 1941-1992 5. He was born 22 April 1917 in Carlton Victoria and died 28th November 1992 .
He is regarded as the archetypal Impressionist in that his devotion to the ideals of the movement was unwavering throughout his long career, and it is fitting that one of his pictures, Impression: Sunrise, gave the group its name. What way of using colors did Van Gogh introduce to painting? Vincent Van Gogh used color in a even more daring and brighter than his antecedents the Impressionist. Van Gogh made an innovation in painting where he used color to express emotions, this was called arbitrary color. His use of color was not naturalistic or realistic, he could paint a man in green to express the man’s feeling of harmony and union with nature, a woman red to express her anger or blue to express sadness.
The painting Possum Men of Yirtjurunya was painted by artist Anatjari Tjakamarra’s in 1974. Anatjari was one of the men involved in the group who painted the school wall back in 1971. The Possum Men of Yirtjurunya painting is W 615mm x H 765mm x D 5mm and was painted on chipboard, with acrylic paint some websites such as the Collection Explorer list the paint as non-specific. The painting is in earthy tones of brown and yellow with black, white and pink. The painting style used by Anatjari was the traditional aboriginal dot painting, this is seen most of the traditional dream time paintings.
Williams’s poem is all about a red wheelbarrow that is painted in the readers mind in order to create a flamboyant picture. The Red Wheelbarrow by Williams is an example of an imagist poem whereby, the author creates an image of a red wheelbarrow that is glazed in rain, and next to white chickens. The speaker uses a red wheelbarrow, the rain, and white chicken to create a farm setting
The painting The Love Letter, by Jean Honore Fragonard and the painting Marie Josephine Charlotte du val d’Ognes by Marie Denise Villers are similar yet distinct in their own ways. The lucid and explicit movement in art was the change from Rococo to Neoclassical styles in art. These two styles are clearly different, but there are still subtle similarities.Rococo embodies pastel colors, and happy portrayals, while Neoclassical art is represented by darker colors and solemn moments. All art is connected to the society that created it. The Rococo era begins with Louis XIV, King of France.
The vertical lines are prominent in this painting as they are visible on all of the buildings structures and are prominent when looking at the pitchfork that the man is holding. Along with the vertical lines, geometric shapes can be spotted throughout the painting to include the circles on the wife’s dress, the shapes that are present on the gothic style window on the top floor, and the triangles that are seen on the trim of the wife’s dress and those that are formed by the roofs of the buildings. Although this painting is visual pleasing to the eye of its viewer its true glory is in the story is portrays. Outside of the
And explore his style of painting, such as the wavers between the downy exaggeration of animation and the rigid flatness. It will also examine how Zhang expresses his self-feeling in his painting by using different drawing techniques. And I will analyse the characteristic of his artworks through 3 pieces of his planting. INTRODUCTION TO ZHANG XIAOGANG’S LIFE AND CAREER Zhang Xiaogang was born in Kunming, Yunnan Province in 1958. Zhang’s childhood was during the political upheavals known as the Cultural Revolution in the 1960s and 1970s, which exerted an element of impact on Zhang’s painting.