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Contrapposto

The natural way someone stands; with weight on one side

Greenware

Pottery before it has been fired

Leather Hard

clay stiff, but not completely dry

Glazeware

Pottery after has been fired, ready to glaze

Obelisk

statue that comes to a point, like the Washington Monument

Additive Sculpture

a sculpture where the material is being built onto (adding to)

Helenistic

Has EXPRESSION- no other art before had expression!



Greek Classic

Expressionless, contrapposto, common people were created as well as important people

Egyptian Period

Pharaohs and Important people only, stiff, one foot in front of the other

Affects the color of the clay

Minerals

wedging

removing air pockets

coil method

using ropes of clay to make typically a pot

Plastic
Clay easy to work with

score

making scratches in the clay to put two pieces together

Slip

Clay that has the consistency of yogurt

Sculpture in the round

a sculpture able to view from any angle

Modeling

shaping

casting

melted material, make a mold, pour liquid into mold

Relief Sculpture

carve a sculpture into a flat surface, raised form

installation

take a space, temporarily redo

subtractive sculpture

sculpting, modeling, chiseling away

Akkadian Art

hierarchical proportions

Predynastic before

strict rules of art, great pyramids