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  Visual arts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The visual arts are a class of artforms, including painting, sculpture, photography, and others, that focus on the creation of artworks which are primarily visual in nature.
The visual arts are distinguished from the performing arts, language arts, culinary arts, and other such classes of artwork.
British art schools made a clear distinction between the fine arts (a term that hints at their supposed superiority) and the crafts in such a way that a craftsperson could not be considered a practitioner of high art.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Visual_art   (445 words)

  
 Visual Art
The mission of The Palette and Chisel Academy of Fine Arts is to foster growth in the visual arts, provide a place for serious artists to work, and enrich the community with programs of art education, appreciation and exhibitions.
Art Renewal Center - is committed to reviving standards of craftsmanship and excellence in the museums and art schools of today.
We hope to perpetuate the eternal values of art, and to provide a forum for artists, scholars, collectors and the public to appreciate great art and to recognize that they're not alone in their suspicions about modern and postmodern art which are fully justified by the truth and the historical facts.
www.chadra.com /visualart.htm   (1334 words)

  
 Glossary
Art Nouveau A style that originated in the late 1880s, based on the sinuous curves of plant forms, used primarily in architectural detailing and the applied arts.
Baroque The seventeenth-century period in Europe characterized in the visual arts by dramatic light and shade, turbulent composition, and exaggerated emotional expression.
In the other visual arts, Post-Modern is characterized by an acceptance of all periods and styles, including modernism, and a willingness to combine elements of all styles and periods.
www.ackland.org /tours/classes/glossary.html   (6453 words)

  
 Visual Arts Content Standard_   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Visual arts educators will use this rich array of content to design curriculum to enable students to meet these standards at different grade levels.
After the art period was over, the students returned to their classrooms where they discussed their progress and decided what they still needed to complete when they returned to the art room the next week.
Concepts learned in science were extended to learning in the visual arts curriculum through the study of how images and sounds are recorded and preserved in diverse cultures utilizing the subjects (animals) specific to a particular geographic area.
www.doe.state.de.us /Standards/VisualArts/2visual.htm   (15752 words)

  
 Artists and related workers
Computers are used widely in the visual arts, and knowledge and training in computer graphics and other visual display software are critical elements of many jobs in these fields.
An advanced degree in fine arts or arts administration is necessary for management or administrative positions in government or in foundations or for teaching in colleges and universities.
Other workers who apply art skills include architects, except landscape and naval; archivists, curators, and museum technicians; commercial and industrial designers; fashion designers; floral designers; graphic designers; interior designers; jewelers and precious stone and metal workers; landscape architects; photographers; and woodworkers.
www.bls.gov /oco/ocos092.htm   (2792 words)

  
 Visual Art
Identify connections between the visual arts and other disciplines in the curriculum.
Recognize art as a visual language understood by most cultures.
Recall activities in which connections occur between the visual arts and other disciplines in the curriculum.
www.state.tn.us /education/ci/cistandards2001/music/cifa03visualart35.htm   (3234 words)

  
 Visual Arts
Art lessons, on-line demonstrations and activities complement the visual arts curriculum.
Museum of Modern Art: An exploration of animals and art.
Five on-line art activities where you examine a variety of art and art eras.
www.edselect.com /visual.htm   (938 words)

  
 Visual Art: Painting
Art prints from original watercolor and acrylic paintings of realistic, colorful florals, still lifes, seascapes, landscapes, cats, and primitives.
Art gallery of sea life, wild life, contemporary art, metal sculpture, wood sculpture, scrimshaw, stained glass and gifts from around the world.
By visualizing of what seems to be unreachable he tries to search the truth of the Dreamworld.
www.artpromote.com /painting.shtml   (912 words)

  
 U.S. Copyright Office - Visual Art Works Registration
Make sure your work is a visual arts work.
Visual arts are pictorial, graphic, or sculptural works, including 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional works of fine, graphic, and applied art.
Some architectural works also qualify as visual arts works (read details).
www.copyright.gov /register/visual.html   (171 words)

  
 Art Curriculum and Workshops for Home, Private and Public Schools - Visual Manna
Pressure to perform to arbitrary standards is often placed on students restricting their creativity to the demands of conformity, and to the need for expedience in measuring performance in relationship to the norm.
In the teaching of techniques, vocabulary and art appreciation, we strive to produce students that have a well rounded and thorough understandng of art so they can use their creativity to the maximum.
Visual Manna has a series of project oriented art lessons that reinforce creation science teaching to children.
www.visualmanna.com   (2278 words)

  
 ArtsJournal Visual Arts: Daily Arts News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
One of the most anticipated contemporary art moments of the year arrived this week in the UK, when Marc Quinn's much-ballyhooed sculpture of supermodel Kate Moss was unveiled.
Principle May Trump Need In Transatlantic Art Deal A scandal may be brewing over a well-intentioned exchange program between the Louvre and two leading American museums, Chicago's Terra and Atlanta's High.
Art Market Continues To Boom With Record Turner Sale A Venice landscape painted by JMW Turner sold in New York this week for $35.9 million, bringing 80% more than its expected sale price and shattering the record for British paintings sold at auction.
www.artsjournal.com /visualarts   (2074 words)

  
 Visual Art Gallery | Original art for sale | Order portrait from photo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Korkishko Bogdan Vasilyevich was born on May 26, 1982 in Poltava - one of the picturesque places of Ukraine.
He`s been interested in painting since early childhood and couldn`t imagine himself without the world of art.His artworks are in many private collections of Ukrainian, Russian, German, USA art fancies.
For Vasyl Novytskyi staing for a long time in the certain creative condition when he is capable to reach the perfect reproduction of integrity is of great importance.
visual-art.biz   (459 words)

  
 Visual Resources: Photos and Clip Art
Visual resources can add life to a project or lesson.
There are many interesting types of visuals you can use in classroom activities.
Practice copying and pasting visuals into a wide range of computer tools such as a word processor, database, spreadsheet, web page, presentation software, or concept map tools.
eduscapes.com /tap/topic20.htm   (466 words)

  
 Cary Visual Art Website
ur mission is to promote, inspire, encourage, and support visual art for uplifting the human spirit in the Cary community.
Our goal is to promote public access to visual art through the support of public art projects and educational programs.
Cary Visual Art is supported by our members and sponsors and receives grants from a variety of public and private sources.
www.caryvisualart.org   (105 words)

  
 art announcements - visual art deadlines
Public Art South West will manage and deliver the scheme which was launched on 8 June 2004 and will run until March 2006.
Engaging with artists and arts organisations to develop quality environments, increased environmental sustainability, more effective community interaction and expanded opportunities for economic development is now recognised as key to business as well as public sector success.
To facilitate support of our local art culture and to bring art to the community, the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art houses a slide registry that allows the public to view, free of charge, an alphabetical listing of artists, their resumes, artist statments, and slides or photos showing the scope of their work.
www.artannouncements.com   (1601 words)

  
 Visual Art Application   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
For entry audition purposes, the Coronado School of the Arts requires a selection of original artworks along with your application for admission to the Visual Arts Department.
Also, list any visual art work that has appeared in publications, shows, or any other work for hire (professional or amateur); or you may attach a resumé if you have one.
The Coronado School of the Arts has a limited number of openings for new students each year so it is important that the students not only possess talent (ability and potential) but a strong desire and commitment to achieve in the program.
www.cosa.coronado.k12.ca.us /visartapp.html   (1210 words)

  
 Visual Art   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
The Colección also includes Colonial Latin American art, international decorative arts, and a selection of Latin American landscapes from the seventeenth to the early twentieth century, executed by both local artists and those who traveled to the continent from North America and Europe.
This electronic journal claims to be "your complete guide to the visual arts." The site provides links to a variety of visual arts related items, such as reviews, a searchable database, galleries, artists, museums, and art schools.
NAVA members cover a broad spectrum of the community including artists, visual arts organizations, the arts education sector, public and commercial galleries and arts manufacturers and retailers.
www.jsu.edu /depart/library/graphic/visual.htm   (570 words)

  
 Ben Zvi Unusual Art
Ben Zvi Unusual Art is a web site established to promote the art of Ben Zvi and help other artists get the resources they need to succeed in their field.
Art of Max Magnus Norman Visionary paintings and sculptures; angels, demons and ordinary(?) people and critters on Earth, in Heaven and Hell.
The art and biographies of emerging and established artists are exhibited through galleries and artist pages.
www.benzviart.com   (781 words)

  
 Visual Art
Phahl’s photographs reference early American landscape art, particularly that of the 19th century Luminists, whose paintings of the Hudson River reflect a timelessness, stillness, clarity and sensitivity to light.
The Center for Art and Visual Culture is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm and is located in the Fine Arts Building.
This exhibition reflects the interdisciplinary orientation and the technological focus of the Department of Visual Arts and provides the opportunity for undergraduate seniors to exhibit within a professional setting prior to exiting the University.
www.umbc.edu /NewsEvents/Arts/Calendar/visualart.html   (684 words)

  
 Early Japanese Visual Art
We know much about Kufun visual arts because the dead were accompanied by objects that, supposedly, they would carry into the next world.
The tumuli and the haniwa of the Kofun period are notable exceptions, but on the whole the visual arts were derivative of continental models.
Marked by ferocious building, sculpture, and painting activity, the arts of the Nara period largely served the expanding Buddhist culture centered around Nara and later Mount Hiei.
www.wsu.edu:8001 /~dee/ANCJAPAN/ART.HTM   (2201 words)

  
 Debris Visual Art
Debris Visual Art (Debris for short) is an art piece I'm working on.
Automatic art for the super-jaded future man, always displaying a unique image for every single installation.
As of June 2005, there is now a discussion forum for any and all things Debris Visual Art-related.
www.badmofo.org /debris   (1102 words)

  
 Welcome to Visual Art Exchange
Enter to learn about Visual Art Exhange, its culture, mission, and history; view members' work, find out about current events (like the Raleigh Street Painting Festival), exhibits, and artist calls, read our newsletter, and find out how you can contact a member artist, or become one yourself.
Visual Art Exchange is funded in part by the City of Raleigh based on recommendations of the Raleigh Arts commission.
Visual Art Exchange is supported by the United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County, with funds from the United Arts Campaign and the North Carolina Arts Council and agency funded by the State of North Carolina and the National Endowment for the Arts.
www.visualartexchange.org   (120 words)

  
 Santa Barbara Visual Arts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
Welcome to the Visual Arts of Santa Barbara County, California, USA., the American Riviera(TM) - a premiere arts and cultural destination.
Whether you are planning a visit or live here, through these pages you have access to the Visual Art events and organizations of the area.
Santa Barbara County's visual art world is experiencing a renaissance in vitality, quality and productivity.
www.sbva.org   (144 words)

  
 SAC - Visual Art
Visual art events for the month of April, 2006
The Art Spirit Gallery of Fine Art presents new works by 10 artists: Harold Balazs, George Carlson, Don Ealy, Terry Gieber, Elaine Green, Robert Grimes, Dara Harvey, Michael Horswill, Peter Jagoda and Mel McCuddin.
Location: New Prichard Art Gallery, an outreach facility of the University of Idaho; at the corner of 5th and Main.
www.spokanearts.org /visualart.asp   (1859 words)

  
 Frenchculture.org | Art | French Visual Art in USA - Homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
This exhibition will present the hybrid forms of Dada art in a variety of media around the various city centers in which Dada emerged including Paris.
Chronicles the dramatic decade between two famous exhibitions: the scandalous Salon des Refusés in 1863, and the first Impressionist showing in 1874, set against the rise and dramatic fall of Napoleon III and the Second Empire, after the Franco-Prussian War.
A unique look at the evolution of modern art in America and Europe, from art historian and eminent former curator of the Chicago Art Institute Katharine Kuh, a key figure in opening America¹s eyes to contemporary art: Picasso, Duchamp, Léger, Miró, Braque, Chagall, and Klee.
www.frenchculture.org /art   (839 words)

  
 Welcome to World Social Forum -2004 India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
A protest art exhibition will showcase both popular and gallery art produced during these demonstrations in all continents.
An immense patchwork tapestry made of textile squares contributed by participants from all over the world, symbolic of the confluence and dialogue of the WSF will be stitched together at the venue.
One train each on the Central and Western suburban commuter lines in Bombay has been painted by eminent artists of Bombay and Baroda with students of various art colleges.
www.wsfindia.org /art.php   (705 words)

  
 Visual Art - Illegal Art - Copyright
Holt has created a pad of clipart, a ready-to-cut image of a familiar cartoon character, and a handy pair of scissors--all in one.
DAM, a public art collaboration, critiques mainstream culture by inserting lesbian images into a recognizable commercial context.
Illegal Art logo adapted from American Alphabet, by Heidi Cody
www.illegal-art.org /print   (469 words)

  
 Visual Art
Begin your research by establishing the artist's country/ locality, time period, and style or "school." Information of this sort is found in various art encyclopedias, dictionaries, and biographical dictionaries in the Holland Reference area.
Unfortunately, its resources for visual art biography and criticism appear limited.
Sometimes it is necessary to locate a reproduction of a specific piece of art work by a certain artist.
www.wsulibs.wsu.edu /holland/ref/visual.htm   (843 words)

  
 Visual Art Atlanta-Gallery Listings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-19)
American paintings and folk art with a special emphasis on Southern decorative arts and pottery.
Contemporary art from Atlanta collections, national and international, ethnic, photographic, student, and faculty art.
From ancient to modern, showcases art spanning 5 continents and 9 millenia.
www.visualartatlanta.com /directory_body.html   (2440 words)

  
 aaart.tv
This page provides links for Visual Arts students, teachers and anyone else interested in art.
Trial HSC and Preliminary Visual Arts Papers for NSW, Australia - All other subjects including VET.
I have taught in the classroom and by distance education.
www.aaart.tv   (996 words)

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