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Elements of art

Emotionalism
Emphasis

Expressionism

Elements of art
The basic components, or building blocks, used by the artist when producing works of art.  The elements consist of color, value, line, shape, form, texture, and space.

Emotionalism
A theory of art that places emphasis on the expressive qualities.  According to this theory, the most important thing about a work of art is the vivid communication of moods, feelings, and ideas.

Emphasis
A principle of art, it refers to a way of combining elements to stress the differences between those elements and to create one or more centers of interest in a work.

Expressionism
A twentieth-century art movement in which artists tried to communicate their strong emotional feelings through artworks.

 

 

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