Essay Art and Post Modern Appropriation

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FORMS OF ART means the type of artwork such as drawing, painting, sculpture (carving, modelling, assemblage and construction) architecture, printmaking, electronic media such as computer and digital graphics, ceramics, Visual Design, Graphic Design, collage, photography and Post Modern appropriation and recontextualisation.There is a LANGUAGE which is used to describe the Arts. This language is explained by using examples of student work and brief summaries. Extra information is available in the many texts and reference books available. This in not comprehensive but a student research tool for beginners in Art. | | VISUAL ARTS is where an artist uses MEDIA (materials, images, signs and symbols) and the available TECHNOLOGY to communicate about the self as expression, or the world as narrative or propaganda, promotion, illusion, imagination, teaching or prediction.The Visual Arts are about art for society, art for the self, art for religion, art for profit and art for art’s sake.Types of art are as varied as media, subject matter and technology allow.Art can be painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, computer and digital graphics, architecture, ceramics and Visual Design which covers the more functional works of art. |

Subject Matter What the art work is about. The title usually gives a clue. Subject Matter is divided into ....

OBJECTS – Functional or useful objects, Still life, found objects and objects used as symbols of ownership, culture or value. Objects…