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Sublime

SPIRAL JETTY (Robert Smithson) and THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS and LANDERS PEAK(Albert Bierstadt)
immensity so large that can be hardly comprehended by imagination; the opposite of pictureous...nature incredible in power
Yin/Yang

THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN(Wu Chen)
yin: nuturing and passive

yang: generative and active
Ethnocentrism
Thinking of everything within your own culture
Earthwork

UMBRELLAS(Christo and Jeanne-Claude)
An environment(a form of art thats large enough for the viewer to move around in) that is out-of-doors.
Looking vs. Seeing
Looking:


Seeing: represents what's impt to me, perceving the same things differently
Calligraphy

TRIUMPHAL ENTRY(from Shahnamah of Firdawsi)
Islamic beautiful feel; fine art of handwriting=>chief form of Islamic art
Subject Matter

THIS PHOTOGRAPH IS MY PROOF (Duan Michals)
What image depicts
Content

THIS PHOTOGRAPH IS MY PROOF (Duan Michals)
What image means
Form
overall structure of a work of art=>what it looks like, shaped like, how the picture is set up
Representational

THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS(Albert Bierstadt), PAT (John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres
"realistic" more a work resembles eal things in teh real world, this is RECOGNIZABLE
Naturalistic

BABY GIRL (Marisol Escobar)
"like nature" desciptive of any work that resembles the natural world....RECOGNIZABLE BUT FAR LESS REALISTIC (like an abstract picture of a human)
Illusionistic
Image so natural that it creates the illusion of being real, making you believe real, thats not real
Abstract

UNTITLED (Joel Shapiro)
Has an object, understandable figures yet not representational (from nature)
Non-Objective
art makes no reference to the natural world