Reality Through the Arts

ISBN-10: 0205660487
ISBN-13: 9780205660483
Edition: 7th 2010
Authors: Dennis J. Sporre
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Book details

List price: $143.27
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 1/22/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.486
Language: English

Reality Through the Arts provides a comprehensive introduction that covers both arts history and aesthetic perception in western and non-western cultures by covering all the artistic disciplines: drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, architecture, theatre, music, dance, cinema, and literature.

Map
Preface
Faculty And Student Resources
Introduction
Using this Book
Organization
Pronouncing Names And Terms
The Companion Website And Accompanying Music CD
Putting this Study in Context
Reality Through The Arts
The Arts And Ways Of Knowing
What Are Art's Main Concerns?
Creativity
Aesthetic Communication
Symbols
Fine and Applied Art
What Are Art's Purposes And Functions?
Purposes
Functions
How Should We Perceive And Respond?
Applying Critical Skills
Approaches To Criticism
Formal Criticism
Contextual Criticism
Making Judgments
Artisanship
Communication
Style
How Can We Analyze Style?
Style And Culture
How Does A Style Get Its Name?
Thinking Critically
The Media Of The Arts
What Artists Use to Express ldquo;Realityrdquo;
Two-Dimensional Art
Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, and Photography
Formal and Technical Qualities
Media
Drawing
Dry Media
Wet Media
Painting
Mixed Media
Printmaking
Relief Printing
Intaglio
Planographic Processes
Photography
Photography And Art
Documentary Photography
Photographic Techniques
Profile Pablo Picasso
Composition
Elements
Line
Form
Color
Mass
Texture
Principles
Repetition
Balance
Unity
Focal Areas
Other Factors
Perspective
Chiaroscuro
Content
Painting & Human Reality
Gericault, The Raft of the ldquo;Medusardquo;
Sense Stimuli
Contrasts
Dynamics
Trompe Lrsquo;Oeil
Juxtaposition
Focus
Sample Outline and Critical Analysis
Cyber Study
Important Terms
Sculpture
Formal and Technical Qualities
Dimensionality
Full-Round

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