6th Grade - Marking Period 3 Notes
The Seven Elements of Art:
Line - Shape - Color - Value - Form - Space - Texture
Keith Haring – PA born artist who became popular creating art in NYC subways and his social activism
- known for using symbols such as the radiant baby
Symbol – a design that represents or stands for something else.
Graffiti – writings or drawings scribbled, scratched, or sprayed on a surface in a public space.
Judy Chicago – artist well known for creating the installation “The Dinner Party”
”The Dinner Party” – an art installation using place settings dedicated to famous women in history
Line – (Element of Art) a point moving in space
Value – (Element of Art) the lightness or darkness of tones or colors
Optical Illusion Art (Op Art) – art that deceives the eye/brainby appearing to be other than it is.