THE PERFECT BLEND OF ART CRITICISM, ART HISTORY, AESTHETICS, AND STUDIO PRODUCTION ArtTalk is the most comprehensive multilevel Art Education program available. It has expanded its coverage of art history, strengthened its technology integration features, and placed more emphasis on the performing arts--all while maintaining its focus on a media approach to the elements and principles of art. Students learn to look at, appreciate, and criticize art through more than 200 artworks that represent a variety of cultures, styles, and media. At the same time, they develop their creativity and studio skills by participating in a multitude of hands-on experiences.
Text Chapter Titles 1. Art in Your World 2. Art Criticism and Aesthetic Judgement 3. The Media and Process of Art 4. Line 5. Shape, Form, and Space 6. Color 7. Texture 8. Rhythm and Movement 9. Balance 10. Proportion 11. Variety, Emphasis, Harmony, and Unity 12. Art Traditions from Around the World 13. Western Traditions in Art 14. Careers in Art