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Flashcards in Elements and Principles of Visual Art Deck (4):
1

composition

how a work of art is put together (foreground, middle ground, and background).

2

balance

symmetrical or asymmetrical; American Gothic (1930) - Grant Wood

3

Geometric organization

what geometric shapes make up and give the painting structure.

4

Direction

Horizontal, vertical, diagonal.