The Sang Tribe mask sculpture illustrates a type of art called ________ art. (Points : 3)
4. If the subject matter of a work of art can, in fact, be traced to the real world, how is it described? (Points : 3)
5. Which of the following themes best describes Ana Mendieta’s Silueta Works in Mexico, 1973-1977? (Points : 3)
pride and politics
art and daily life
6. In Three Flags, Jasper Johns chose to paint this image of the American flag to express: (Points : 3)
the injustices incurred during the Civil Rights movement.
his own patriotism during the McCarthy era.
his proclivity for things seen but not examined.
a universal concept of freedom.
7. Which of the following themes best describes Yukinori Yanagi's America, 1994? (Points : 3)
pride and politics
art and nature
8. In a work of art, what the work expresses or means refers to the ___________. (Points : 3)
9. Erna Motna's painting, Bushfire and Corroboree Dreaming, depicts the preparations for a corroboree,or: (Points : 3)
a celebration ceremony.
a ritual hunt.
a human sacrifice.
10. The symbolic hand gestures that refer to specific states of mind or events in the life of Buddha are called: (Points : 3)
11. Considered a masterpiece of Renaissance art, Michelangelo's David came under attack upon first viewing due to its: (Points : 3)
12. In van Eyck’s Arnolfini “wedding” portrait, the dog symbolizes _______. (Points : 3)
13. Claude Monet’s Regatta at Argenteuil is an example of ________, a mode of painting that dominated Western art, especially that in France, in the late 1800s. (Points : 3)
14. How was Maya Lin's Vietnam War Memorial similar to works by Manet and Duchamp? (Points : 3)
similar subject matter
avoidance of color
similar types of form
all were misunderstood by the public
15. Modeling is also called _____. (Points : 3)
16. Which work of art was the first to be installed as a result of the Arts in Public Places program? (Points : 3)
La Grand Vitesse
The Judgment of Paris
17. Renzo Piano's Jean-Marie Tjibaou Cultural Center is an example of "green architecture." Such buildings are praised for their: (Points : 3)
lack of renewable resources.
use of high-tech materials.
18. The ___________ of a work of art is what the image literally depicts. (Points : 3)
19. According to Sayre, what are the three steps in the process of "seeing"? (Points : 3)
detection, processing, reference
reception, extraction, inference
looking, seeing, believing
reception, interpreting, understanding
20. The character of a line is determined by: (Points : 3)
its three-dimensional nature.
its relationship to weight.
its angles and/or curves.
21. Line can be used to show: (Points : 3)
all of the above.
22. When a style of line becomes associated as an artist's work, we say it is: (Points : 3)
23. A picture drawn in perspective that employs a single point of vision is called _____________. (Points : 3)
24. In Mantegna's painting The Dead Christ, the artist utilizes the technique of ______ in order to adjust the distortion created by the point of view. (Points : 3)
25. A picture drawn in perspective that employs a single point of vision is called: (Points : 3)
26. Madame Cezanne in a Red Armchair illustrates that the artist was more interested in design, pattern, color and the activity of painting itself rather than an accurate representation of the figure. The artist is: (Points : 3)
27. The maximum effect of foreshortening occurs: (Points : 3)
at eye level with the feet of a figure, looking up.
at eye level with the navel of a figure, looking sideways.
looking directly into the figure's eyes.
in the background.
28. On axonometric projection, all lines indicating height, width, and depth remain: (Points : 3)
29. Cross-contour is used to: (Points : 3)
show the intersection of two lines in space.
unite shapes in a composition.
show mass by using line.
none of the above.
30. Contour drawings: (Points : 3)
require specific shading techniques.
are based on color relationships.
feature simplified line.
are hard to do.
31. A shape placed on a two-dimensional surface establishes a: (Points : 3)
sense of realism.
32. Solidity in a cross-contour drawing is: (Points : 3)
based on tone.
a function of weight.
all of the above.
33. The dimensions of an object, in relation to some constant such as the human figure, are known as its ________. (Points : 3)
34. Hans Namuth's photos teach us that Jackson Pollock longed to be involved in: (Points : 3)
the process of painting.
the mechanized world.
the poetry of Robert Frost.
35. Because Bernini's sculpture, David, tells a story that of David slaying Goliath it is said to have a ________ sequence. (Points : 3)
36. By the 19th century, the type of perspective used in paintings such as J.M.W. Turner's Rain, Steam, and Speed - The Great Western Railway had come to dominate the thinking of landscape painters. What type is it? (Points : 3)
aerial or atmospheric perspective
two-point linear perspective
37. On Newton's color wheel, colors that lie directly between a secondary and primary are called: (Points : 3)
38. On the color wheel, blues and greens are usually thought of as: (Points : 3)
opposite each other.
39. The secondary colors of refracted light are: (Points : 3)
magenta, teal, brown.
red, green, purple.
magenta, cyan, yellow.
blue, yellow, orange.
40. Charles Searles's painting Filas for Sale uses a color scheme called: (Points : 3)
41. Artists sometimes choose to paint something in colors that are not "true" to their optical or local colors. When this occurs it is an example of the expressive use of: (Points : 3)
42. The functional salt cellar of gold and enamel, Neptune (sea) and Tellus (earth), was made by: (Points : 3)
the Oxus artist.
43. Originally, when an artist worked in "the crafts", it meant that they: (Points : 3)
worked in bronze.
created production pieces in a factory.
produced functional objects.
worked in clay exclusively.
44. Native Americans used a traditional method for producing pots that did not involve the potter's wheel. What was it? (Points : 3)
45. This nineteenth-century building could be considered an early example of the relationship between new technology and architecture? It is: (Points : 3)
the Houses of Parliament.
the Crystal Palace.
the Red House.
the Palais Stoclet.
46. The Bauhaus: (Points : 3)
was designed by Mies van der Rohe.
was an influential design school in Germany.
was the name of a Dutch architecture style in the 1930s.
was designed by Le Corbusier.
47. The Arts and Crafts Movement was started in England by: (Points : 3)
Louis Comfort Tiffany.
A. W. N. Pugin.
48. When each side of a composition is exactly the same, it shows: (Points : 3)
49. When dealing with balance in a composition, an artist or designer is actually dealing with: (Points : 3)
the balance between form and content.
50. When an artist deliberately avoids emphasis, we say that the work is: (Points : 3)