Art elements review
shape- is a 2-D area, which means it only has height and width. Shape is usually but not always defined by line. There are 2 types of shape organic and geometric.
Value- Describes the darkness or lightness of an object. Value depends on how much light a surface reflects. Value is also one of the three properties of color.
Line- Is one of the most basic of the elements. Lines can have many different qualities.
Color is derived directly from light. has 3 properties hue, value, and intensity.
Texture-Refers to how an object looks or feel as if they might be touched. It is perceived by touch and sight.
Form- Refers to an object that has height, width, and depth. With a sculpture or arcitecture you can walk around them, look above them, and enter them
Space-This refers to the emptiness between, around, above, below or within objects. Space can be positive or negative.
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This user gallery has been created by an independent third party and may not always represent the views of the institutions, listed below, who have supplied the content.
The Munch Museum, Oslo
de Young Museum
MoMA The Museum of Modern Art
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
The Art Institute of Chicago
Maryhill Museum of Art
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