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  • 1. Visual Art
    By: Andrew McIntosh

2. History Of Art
Art has been around since the beginning of human life
Some of the first art ever created was on the walls of caves
Most depict animals like deer and bison
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Visual_arts
3. History Of Art
Art has evolved greatly over time
Renaissance art: ~1400-1600 A.D.
Pop Art: ~1960-1980 A.D.
Cave art: ~40,000-10,000 B.C.
4. Look around
Visual art is everywhere
Your chair
Your cell phone
Your computer
The clothes youre wearing
This Presentation
Any object has an artistic touch
If not, we would have bland, colorless things
5. Visual Art Forms
There are many different forms of art
Painting, Graphic design, Architecture, Sculpture , Photography, Filmmaking, Etc.
In simple terms; Visual Art is anything you can see
6. Painting
The most practiced art form
Dates from pre-historic humans to present day art
Many different styles of painting
Early Renaissance style
Modernistic style
Etc.
Many different mediums to paint onto
Canvas
Human body
Etc.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Painting
7. Painting
-Renaissance Style-
-Canvas-
-Modernistic Style-
-Body Painting-
8. Graphic Design
The art of mixing symbols and text to create a work of art
Often used in advertising and industrial design
A Graphic Designer uses typography and page layout techniques
http://www.aiga.org/content.cfm/guide-whatisgraphicdesign
9. Graphic Design
-Typography-
-Industrial Design-
-Advertising-
10. http://www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?ParagraphID=dor
Architecture
The art and science of building and designing of a building or structure
Architects use the world as their canvas
Design around
Landscapes
Cities
Cultures
Etc.
Use many different types of material to create structures
Wood
Steel
Aluminum
Etc.
11. Architecture
-Example of building with multiple types of materials used-
-TajMahal-
-Building designed and built around a culture-
-Burj Dubai-
-2,717 feet tall skyscraper-
12. Sculpture
Three dimensional art work
There are no limits to what a sculpture can be made with
Steel
Wood
Plastic
Wax
Paper
Gold
Etc.
Human have been sculpting for thousands of years
Oldest sculptures found in present day china
Dates back to ~10,000 B.C.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sculpture
13. Sculpture
- Salmon sculpture in Oregon-
-Cloud Gate-
-Fish sculpture made entirely of trash-
-Chinese dragon made from bronze-
14. Photography
In comparison to art history; photography is a somewhat modern art form
The first camera was invented byAlexander Wolcott in 1840
made it possible for shots to be taken and not fade away over time
Today, photos can be minipulated to look nothing like the actual thing captured
Cropping
PhotoShop
http://photography.lovetoknow.com/First_Camera_Invented
15. Photography
-Photo shopped Image-
-Nature Photography-
-Afghan Woman-
-By: Steve McCurry-
16. Photo Credit
Slide 1
http://www.idanzcritixcorner.com/2009/04/dance-review-aspiration-of-freedom.html
Slide 2 &3
http://www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?historyid=ab20
Slide 5
http://www.moma.org/explore/conservation/demoiselles/
Slide 7
http://we-make-money-not-art.com/archives/2005/03/banksi-at-new-y.php
http://timpanogos.wordpress.com/2008/04/11/renaissance-shadow-over-contemporary-art-penultimate-suppers/
http://couturierillustration.com/
http://dearcomputer.nl/gir/?q=body%20painting&s=8&imgtype=photo&nsfw=on
Slide 9
http://www.graphicdesignblog.org/black-white-typography-graphic-design/
http://www.designlessbetter.com/blogless/tags/genetic-engineering
Slide 10
http://premiumpsd.com/city-landscape-silhouette-design-free-high-resolution-psd-download.html
Slide 11
http://www.greatfa.com/modern-architecture/unique+architecture+buildings.html
http://www.mapsofworld.com/travel-destinations/taj-mahal.html
Slide 13
http://www.allamericanpatriots.com/photos/salmon-sculpture-oregon
http://www.tripadvisor.com/LocationPhotos-g35805-w3-Chicago_Illinois.html
http://green.yahoo.com/blog/environmentalgraffiti/161/7-creative-sculptures-made-of-trash.html
http://www.fengshuiportal.com/fsp/index.php?_a=viewProd&productId=37
Slide 14
http://members.toast.net/njsingers/PhotoEventList.html
Slide 15
http://skynetravage.wikidot.com/nature-photography
http://wickedreport.com/top-10-world-most-famous-photos-ever/
http://wickedreport.com/top-10-world-most-famous-photos-ever/