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Iconoclasts

"Image breakers" those who wished to destroy images in religious settings

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Representational

Portrays natural objects in recognizable form

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The more the representation resembles what eye sees the more is said to be an example of

Realism

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The less work resembles real things in the real world the more it is said to be an example of

Abstraction

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Nonrepresentational/nonobjective

When a work does not refer to the natural or objective world at all

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Sublime

If it captured an immensity so large that it could hardly be comprehended by the imagination

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Naturalism

A brand of representation in which the artist retains apparently realistic elements but presents the visual world from a distinctly personal or subjective point of view

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Subject matter

What the image literally depicts

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Composition

The ways in which elements are organized

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Form

Overall structure of a work of art

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Content

What a work of art expresses or means

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Iconography

A system of visual images, the meaning of which is widely understood by a given culture or group

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Symbols

Representing something more than the literal meaning

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The gates

Christo & Jean Claude

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Pat

John Ahern & Rigoberto Torres

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Critical thinking photos depicting battered women

Nan golden

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Portrait Parris "Le Pont de l'europe & Gare St. Lazerre

Monet

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Cocoa pod coffin orange

Kane Kwei

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Japanese 1700 theatre kimono

Karaori Kimono

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Renzo Piano

Tjibaou Cultural Center & Whitney Museum of Art

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God & The Ghent Alpice

Jean Van Eyck

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Physical state of seeing/psychological state of seeing

Description/interpretation

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Allies Day

Child Hassam

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Three Flags

Jasper Johns

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God Bless America

Faith Ringgold

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The World Flag Ant Farm

Yukinori Yanagi

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The Treason of Images

Rene Magritte

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Visual literacy

Ability to comprehend and discuss visual images

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She & Necklines

Lorna Simpson

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Women of Allah series

Shirin Neshat

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The Rocky Mountains & The Matterhorn

Albert Bierstadt

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1600s woman and servant

Vramir

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Man's Love Story & Bushfire & Corroboree

Tjapaltjarri, Erna Motna

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Horses

Susan Rothenburg

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Father of modern art

Cezanne

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Carambola

Beatriz Mihazes

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Jackson Pollock

Nonrepresentational artist

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Abstract of a Tree

Piet Modrian

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5 Characters in a Comedic Scene

Da Vinci

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Marriage of GA & GC 1434

Ben Eyck

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Jean Michael 1982

Social criticisms through graffiti, died young

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Treaty signing at Madison Creek Lodge

Taylor & Howling Wolf

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Plumpity...Plump

Sylvie Flevry

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X Portfolio

Mapplethorp, declared obscene by courts in 1989

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The Holy Virgin Mary

Chris Ofili

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Luncheon on the Grass

MAnet

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The Judgement of Paris

Raimondi, Manet based Luncheon on the Grass from his characters

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Nude Descending a Staircase

Duchamp 1912

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La Grand Vitesse, Grand Rapids MI

Alexander Calder

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Tilted Arc, NYC

Richard Serra

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Stone Field Sculpture, Hartford CT

Carl Andre

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Vietnam Memorial, DC❤️

Maya Lin

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Homeless Vehicle

Wodiczko

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The Cruci-Fiction Project

Gomez-Rena & Sifuentes